Posts Tagged ‘oil’

Drilling for Oil in the Gulf of the St Lawrence

January 16, 2013

Contained within the massive ‘budget’ bill C-38, corporations are now allowed to drill for oil in the Gulf of the St Lawrence. They’ve wasted no time applying to drill now that the legal door has been opened. What else will they destroy to squeeze every last resources out of our beautiful country?

Drilling in the Gulf of the St. Lawrence
http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/08/01/may-calls-for-drilling-ba_n_1730042.html

Drilling for oil in the arctic
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/reviving-arctic-oil-rush-ottawa-to-auction-rights-in-massive-area/article4184419/

USA exports more oil than it imports.
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-02-29/u-s-was-net-oil-product-exporter-in-2011.html

List of recent oil spills:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_oil_spills

Biofuels are Bullshit

December 13, 2008


It’s pretty simple, mankind is already straining our farmland to grow enough food to feed everyone. People are still starving, food costs continue to rise. Mankind is also extremely dependent on fuel. Other than maybe air and water, i can’t think of something humans consume more of than food and fuel. Filling cars with biofuels would basically group our two most demanded commodities onto one production source. Its preposterous. (more…)

Gas, A Good One

November 20, 2008

Here’s a good trick. Price of oil has potential to go up; gas prices immediately go up by a larger percentage. . . but. . . .oil prices go down in reality, gas prices very slowly and reluctantly go down by a smaller percentage. (more…)