Are those 100 companies also responsible for 71% of our modern life?

Are those 100 companies also responsible for 71% of our modern life?

While CDP said the report is “aimed at investors wishing to better understand the amount of carbon associated with their fossil fuel holdings,” it’s important to understand that the activists have also threatened to use this database in future lawsuits against individual oil and natural gas companies.

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Meet the Anti-pipeline “Water Protectors,” Part III: Naked Self-serving Hypocrisy

Now that the Trans-Pecos Pipeline is complete and has federal approval to start piping natural gas across the border to Mexico, the activists who came to West Texas to “fight the black snake” are heading off to other protest sites … as soon as they can bum enough money for gas.

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Pumpkin Spice Lattes, one of the refinery things in life

It’s the end of summer, which can only mean one thing… pumpkin spice lattes are coming back to Starbucks! From now until Christmas, you won’t be able to look at your phone without seeing #PSL as your friends sip on what is basically this generation’s McRib.

 

But how does the PSL end up in your cup? Well, you’ve got the oil and gas industry to thank for that, because Starbucks’ real success lies not only in its products, but also in its supply chain and distribution network.

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Drawing a bright (colored) line between the ancient and modern Olympic Games

During the ancient Olympic Games, long before petchems made modern life possible, there was a very limited selection of Olympic sports to choose from. Because there were no petchem products, Olympic competition was pretty much limited to running races, wrestling, and throwing things.

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