They are predicated on an assumption of fossil fuel scarcity and U.S. vulnerability to volatile global oil markets.
Re-localizing food economies can—not necessarily, but can—help reduce our reliance on fossil fuel.
If there were ever a teachable moment about oil and fossil fuel addiction, that time is now.
Like fossil fuel, the amount of great Russian literature still underground has to be limited.
With $5 trillion of invested capital, the American insurance industry has as much economic clout as the fossil fuel industry.
Highly mechanized farming has for decades depended on fossil fuel and chemicals.
Or that Scientific American found we could eliminate all fossil fuel usage by 2030?
They get small presents from the fossil fuel lobby, and they give them big ones, paid for with our money.
|fossil fuel |
A hydrocarbon deposit, such as petroleum, coal, or natural gas, derived from the accumulated remains of ancient plants and animals and used as fuel. Carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases generated by burning fossil fuels are considered to be one of the principal causes of global warming.