Remember me | Forgot password
For full content view: Log in Now!
The CO2 Wedgie. I’ve long suspected that it was all a plan, even if not a well-orchestrated one. It’s the “Wedge” strategy, the idea being to drive a wedge between people, the industries they work in and their political parties. No finer wedge has ever been created than carbon dioxide. I’ve suspected that US Democratic and Republican operatives, like James Carvel and Karl Rove, play a role in this, as do many leaders from our industry and from the environmental side.
Just today, two emails illustrated the point. They were sent to me by an environmental group, with the usual Evil Big Oil banter, and a very conservative, pro-oil group (that shall remain nameless out of decorum, good sense, and fear). It seems that the UK formally announced it would not likely meet its Kyoto Protocol target, namely, to cut CO2 emissions to 20% less than 1990 levels by 2010.
This area of the site is restricted.
In order to gain access, please either Log
In, or subscribe to World Oil.
Two options are available to you for creating an account.
1. Get a Free Trial Subscription to World Oil Magazine and gain immediate access to select content on World Oil Online.
Start a Free Trial Subscription and gain immediate access to the complete current issue of World Oil Magazine. Plus, you’ll receive 3 upcoming issues of World Oil Magazine in print or digital format.* You also receive access to the Energy Events Calendar, Industry Statistics and WO Wire’s news and industry coverage.
2. Purchase a subscription to World Oil magazine and gain immediate
and complete access to World Oil Online. As a Total Access subscriber
you will have access to all areas of the site available to registered users and
free subscribers as well as having access to such premium content areas as:
Physical copies of this content may be available for purchase. Visit the Reprints & Back Issues section.
If you are already a paid subscriber and do not have access, please email CustomerService@worldoil.com.
World Oil's specialized upstream Engineering Data Tables featuring the Drill Bit Classifier, Tubing Tables and more. Get Total Access today.
Dana Point, CA - June 23-25
Qingdao - August 11-April 13
Montreal - August 11-15
All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws.
© 2013 World Oil. © 2013 Gulf Publishing Company.