Still Doubt the Dirty Energy Lobby’s Power? Read how they got more of your money…

But an additional factor in dirty energy’s big haul on the stimulus is that they found takers in the mass of bureaucrats and appointees well below the senior White House staff level. There were dozens of people, in all likelihood, who were willing to cut deals with dirty energy lobbyists because of pressure from pro-dirty energy electeds in Congress, their own career interests and a simple lack of commitment to carry out the President’s pro-sustainability direction.
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Must-See Post Carbon Institute Video: “300 Years of Fossil Fuels in 300 Seconds”

The Post Carbon Institute has produced a compelling, high-pass-around-value video, “300 years of fossil fuels in 300 seconds.” The video charts the path to our current addiction to fossil fuels, shows why it’s so destructive, and makes the case for case for changing it. Far from the propaganda spewing from the dirty energy lobby, it demonstrates beautifully why we can’t afford to stay with the untenable status quo.
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