API and a number of other groups are pleased to be participating in National Clean Energy Week, which is highlighting readily abundant energy needed to power homes and businesses that’s also helping the U.S. reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
We realize not everyone thinks API and some others fit in the clean energy conversation. But the fact is our industry is a clean energy leader, and we lay out the proofs below. Looking at the bigger picture, our industry must be in this conversation because natural gas and oil are the United States’ and the world’s leading energy sources now and will be well into the future. Our clean energy bonafides:
U.S. Carbon Reductions Are Tied to America’s Energy Renaissance
Emissions of carbon dioxide from electricity generation, which is a leading source of that greenhouse gas, have fallen to near-30 year lows. We haven’t seen CO2 emissions this low since the Bush Administration – the first one!
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