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Bill Adamski | The U.S. Military and Climate Change

The DoD burned about 350,000 barrels of oil per day, which made it the single largest institutional oil consumer in the world, according to a 2012 estimate.(10). … Oil accounted for nearly 80 percent of the DoD’s energy consumption.(12)
Despite this unbelievably massive carbon footprint, the Pentagon has had a blanket exemption in all international climate agreements, including the Kyoto Climate protocol,(13) which the U.S. Senate never ratified anyway.

Dear America: Climate Change is threatening Water, Plants, Animals & doesn’t care what Party you belong To

We have a choice over the next 15 to 20 years as to what kind of world we want to create over the next 100,000 years.  By Juan Cole  InformedComment  JuanCole.com  April 5, 2014 A Gallup poll has found that only 35% of Americans are concerned about climate change, and that proportion is barely up from […]