Posts Tagged with "Saudi Arabia"

Breaking: “Ethical Oil” Campaign Uses Stolen, Faked Photos

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

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Breaking: “Ethical Oil” Campaign Uses Stolen, Faked Photos

Canadian Conservative acolyte Alykhan Velshi made headlines last month with a set of bombastic ads contrasting the virtues of Canada’s “ethical oil” with the evils of “conflict oil countries.” Leading political heavyweights — including Environment Minister Peter Kent — have also adopted the mantra. But a look behind the latest “ethical oil” campaign raises a [...]

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Chevron’s Dangerous Technology Claims A Human Life

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

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Chevron’s Dangerous Technology Claims A Human Life

Chevron is pioneering a technology that enables the oil giant to better exploit what’s left of the world’s dwindling oil supply — and as you might imagine, that technology is designed to maximize Chevron’s profits even at the expense of people and the planet. “Steamflooding” or “steam injection” is a technology that involves injecting super-heated [...]

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