"Seattle’s story isn’t unique. In fact, it’s representative of a
nationwide blitz by gas companies and their allies to beat back climate
action they consider an existential threat to their business, according
to emails, meeting agendas and public records reviewed by the Guardian.
The documents show the multibillion-dollar gas industry has built
crucial local coalitions and hired high-powered operatives to torpedo
cities’ anti-gas policies – sometimes assisted by money those same
cities have paid into gas trade associations."
Via Glyn Moody, who wrote "let there be no doubt: after the coal
industry, the gas industry is the next enemy…"
*** Xanni ***
Chief Scientist, Xanadu
Partner, Glass Wings
Manager, Serious Cybernetics