At this point, nuclear is the only viable option to reach a carbon free energy system and should be utilized. I consider myself an environmentalist, and I support nuclear.
Carbon tax is a scam that won’t solve the problem. We need to stop burning fossil fuels, not tax them. Exxon is the leading reason we have global warming, are you naive enough to think they actually want to solve the problem?
From the article: “The plan calls for scrapping Obama-era regulations intended to fight climate change, arguing that a market-driven approach will have the same effect in reducing emissions as the regulations would.”
The company is joining other oil companies and corporate giants to endorse a plan from the Climate Leadership Council to tax fossil fuels and pay the dividends to taxpayers.
We have all the technology for a carbon free energy grid. All we have to do is break the energy monopolies grip on our government.