Since Congress Lifted Crude Export Ban in 2015, US Has Dropped ‘Climate Bomb’ on World

Rail cars carrying crude oil are seen on April 24, 2020 near Odessa, Texas.After Congress lifted a ban on crude exports in late 2015, oil and gas production in the Permian Basin soared while domestic consumption remained flat—leading to a massive build-out of pipelines and other infrastructure that culminated in the U.S. “flooding global markets” with fossil fuels at the expense of humanity, in general, and vulnerable Gulf Coast communities already overburdened by pollution, in particular.

Source: Since Congress Lifted Crude Export Ban in 2015, US Has Dropped ‘Climate Bomb’ on World

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