Not that this is news on its own, but an ABC/Washington Post poll, released yesterday, shows that a whopping 74% believe he's mishandling "the situation with gas prices". Thanks to Greenpeace for the heads up.
Now that Sy Hersh has exposed the administration's plans to attack Iran (call it "reverse stovepiping"), civic leaders like Jesse Jackson are calling for a halt to the madness of would-be king George.
Revealing comments from Christophe de Margerie, head of exploration for Total and heir presumptive to the leadership of the French energy multinational. Interviewed by the Times earlier in the week he argued that the world lacks the means to produce enough oil to meet rising projections of demand for fuel over the next decade
He told the Times that the world is mistakenly focusing on oil reserves when the problem is capacity to produce oil. Forecasters, such as the International Energy Agency (IEA), have failed to consider the speed at which new resources can be brought into production, he believes. “Numbers
One of Britain’s biggest private banks, the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), has been criticised by UK research group, Platform for positioning itself as 'the oil and gas bank' and for providing the finance that is driving worldwide oil and gas projects. These projects will be at the expense of the communities and climate change.