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Fossil Fuels: The Greenest Energy

Fossil Fuels: The Greenest Energy

What if I told you that someone had developed an energy source that could help us solve our biggest environmental challenges, purify our water and air, make our cities and homes more sanitary, and keep us safe from potential catastrophic climate change? What if I also told you that this energy source was cheap, plentiful, …

Do 97% of Climate Scientists Really Agree?

Do 97% of Climate Scientists Really Agree?

“97 percent of climate scientists agree that climate change is real.” How many times have you heard that statement? Probably hundreds. It may seem like a compelling and scientific argument against fossil fuels, but it’s one of the most illogical, unscientific arguments you can make. To see how, let’s use this form of argument for …

Oil & Gas Environment

Oil & Gas Environment

Preserving the environment is everyone’s business. Which is why today’s oil and gas suppliers make it their business to achieve safe, sustainable, environmental solutions. It’s also why operating companies, service providers, and suppliers of all sizes rely upon environmental solutions provided by Battelle. Battelle solutions include environmental testing, analysis, and management services solutions that help …

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Powerful Climate Summit Speech

Thank you, Mr Secretary General, your excellencies, ladies and gentleman, and distinguished guests. I’m honored to be here today, I stand before you not as an expert but as a concerned citizen, one of the 400,000 people who marched in the streets of New York on Sunday, and the billions of others around the world …

MIT Tech Day 1993: Oil Spill Issues – Lissa Martinez, Adm. Bill Kime, Rick Quagen, Pandy Embiricos

MIT Tech Day 1993: Oil Spill Issues – Lissa Martinez, Adm. Bill Kime, Rick Quagen, Pandy Embiricos

[MUSIC PLAYING] MARCUS: I’d like to welcome you to our afternoon panel entitled Oil Spill Issues. I’m Hank Marcus from the Ocean Engineering Department. And we’re celebrating our 100th anniversary of having ocean engineering at MIT, and so we’re delighted to have you here, and we’re delighted to have maritime panels this afternoon. Since the …

Advancing collaboration between forest and oil and gas sectors

Advancing collaboration between forest and oil and gas sectors

The forest sector and oil and gas industries are cornerstones of Canada’s economy. But how can these industries work together and learn from each other to build a future that is more innovative and environmentally responsible? Natural Resources Canada’s Canadian Forest Service is finding innovative ways to get more value from trees. Introducing FOR-C. The …