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Author Topic: Fossil Fuels: Degraded Democracy and Profit Over Planet Pollution  (Read 12141 times)

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Jeffrey Phillips, Sr. Graphic Designer, Webber Energy Group, The University of Texas at Austin

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Transportation is the big user of petroleum, 92% vs just 1% for generating electricity. Turning off the lights doesn't save oil.

Electric generation is the single largest consumer of primary energy, and 65% of that comes from fossil fuels, mostly coal, then natural gas. That mix is changing, with gas use growing  as environmental regulations raise the cost of using dirty coal.

https://www.quora.com/Who-are-the-biggest-fossil-fuel-users

Agelbert NOTE: Jeffrey Phillips wrote the above before Trump came to power. I guess they don't have to "worry" about all those pesky environmental regulations any more.    USA! USA!

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