Al Gore: Tar sands are an ‘atrocity’

Politico reports:

Gore said Obama should start by blocking Keystone, which would carry crude oil from Alberta’s oil sands to Texas.

“Well, the hell with that,” Gore said of the oil sands petroleum. “It’s the dirtiest form of fuel on the planet — except for its byproduct, petroleum coke, or petcoke, that’s piling up on the Detroit River right now, part of it. … This is an atrocity, these tar sands.”

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