America could be crowned the oil world’s new king in 2018. The United States is poised to ramp up crude oil production by 10% in 2018 to about 11 million barrels per day, according to research firm Rystad Energy. We can speed up extracting all our fossil fuels, and either burn it here or ship it overseas for others to burn. We can help make the planet much worse off than it is today! Oh joy!
With the rest of the world united in its stance against global warming, where are we? We are allowing the Trump Administration to turn North America into a toxic waste dump.