Opposing viewpoints

I have been an avid and loyal reader of Oil & Gas Journal for virtually my entire career, which now approaches a half-century. During that time I have noted that the Journal routinely reflects the viewpoints and defends the causes of the energy companies. And understandably so. These companies supply the readers and sponsorships the Journal needs to survive.I am pleased to note that opposing viewpoints are sometimes presented, for example in the Sept. 9, 2002, issue, p. 10. The letter from Debbie Miller opposing ANWR drilling reminds me of the arguments for using redwood trees as lumber for building cooling towers. Since then I have actually seen these trees and realize how near we came t...

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