Mike Sommers writes in RealClearEnergy about the role that American energy can play in reducing emissions.
- American energy is an often overlooked tool in the fight against climate change.
- Domestically produced natural gas has a carbon footprint that is almost half the size of Russian gas, while American crude is 50% cleaner than Venezuelan oil.
- With global energy demand expected to grow rapidly through 2050, American energy can be exported to meet demand and displace dirtier power sources such as Chinese coal.
- Stronger domestic energy security can also protect consumers from future energy price shocks.
Read the full article here.