Skeptics of manmade climate change offer various natural causes to explain why the Earth has warmed 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit since 1880. But can these account for the planet's rising temperature? Scroll through to see how much different factors, both natural and industrial, contribute to global warming, based on findings from NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies.
CITGO employees, contractors and sponsors participate in bowling fundraiser to fight muscular dystrophy
ROMEOVILLE, Ill., April 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The CITGO Lemont Refinery raised $90,000 with the help of more than 30 local businesses at the Fifth Annual Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Shamrock Bowl. Participants gathered at the Brunswick Zone bowling alley in Romeoville in March to benefit the MDA and raise awareness for muscular dystrophy advocacy, research and support services for Illinois families.
Event follows fundraiser benefitting four local charities
Houma, La., March 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ – CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Cash Magic Truck Stops and Casinos held a grand opening celebration of the Cash Magic Prospect CITGO Truck Stop and Casino in Houma, Louisiana on March 5. The new Cash Magic CITGO station is one of seven new CITGO additions to Cash Magic’s growing portfolio.
It comes as little surprise that the author of a book entitled Snake Oil: How Fracking’s False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future is a critic of the natural gas industry and a proponent of peak oil theory. With the recent plunge in oil prices, it feels like the right time to check back in with Richard Heinberg of the Post-Carbon Institute and get his perspective on how plunging oil prices will affect the energy and transportation industries.