TITLE

Mission critical: Can natural gas save the world?

AUTHOR(S)
Udall, Randy
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
High Country News;8/17/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 14, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the climate change bill passed in the U.S. which is aimed in making government efforts for reducing greenhouse gases. The author comments on the effort of some American politicians who sentimentalize the importance of natural gas for the country's new energy economy. He also remarks on the move of the state of Colorado to produce enough natural gas to support the country's emission control efforts.
ACCESSION #
43913153

 

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