|Texas Barnett Shale gas drilling rig near Alvarado, Texas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
I seldom agree with the guy who wrote this piece. But I have to agree that North America has a chance for energy independence. How?
We must exploit our fossil fuels: oil from sands and shales; natural gas from shale; coal reserves. Sorry, Congressman Rush Holt. You may a rocket scientist, but I can't agree that a prospect of aggravating climate change trumps an opportunity to wean ourselves off of Middle Eastern oil dependence.