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Divestment would cost universities millions – and cost students even more

This blog has highlighted the folly of colleges divesting their fossil fuel investments in the past (see here and here), but recent research has shown just how much it is likely to cost them in the future.

/ September 28, 2015

A Letter From Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s President and CEO to Pope Francis

A year before Pope Francis and President Obama met, MPC’s President and Chief Executive Officer Gary R. Heminger appealed to the Vatican to consider the plight of millions around the world who face energy poverty. Below is the letter Heminger sent to...

/ September 23, 2015

Back to School – The Refining and Petchem Industries Are Waiting For You!

It’s time for parents to breathe a sigh of relief: school has started again for children across the country. But as 3.3 million students are expected to graduate high school at the end of the school year, their minds will inevitably...

/ August 26, 2015

The Madness of California’s Clean Energy Jobs Mandate

If there’s one thing that has been proven time and again in the U.S., it’s that government mandates are not the creator of jobs and incubator of industries they always claim to be.

/ August 26, 2015