Petroleum coke, or petcoke, is a byproduct of refining heavy oils like those that come from the tar sands in Canada and would be transported by the Keystone XL pipeline. Petcoke, when burned like coal, is one of the dirtiest fuels in the world, resulting in greater greenhouse gas emissions than
Oil dependence threatens our national security. Because our military is the largest consumer of fuel in the world, reliance on fossil fuel places a burden on our troops. The price of oil is high and unpredictable, which creates a challenge for our military budget. Whenever the cost of oil spikes,
Directors: Sarah Sophie Flicker, Maximilla Lukacs and Tennessee Thomas Video Producer: Rebecca Fernandez Editor: Maximilla Lukacs The artists of Artists Against Fracking worked together to create this music video for "Don't Frack My Mother," Sean Lennon's very own anti-fracking anthem. Recognize
By taking this pledge you are consciously acknowledging oil company's role in the degradation of native peoples and the environment and choosing to use alternative transportation in protest of these crimes. Watch the video below to learn more about what Shell is doing in Nigeria.