Canadian Tar Sands: There's No Such Thing as Ethical Oil (or Nuclear Power) | Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
After the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and now the nuclear meltdown in Japan, it should be clear that oil and nuclear power are not benign forces. Both are toxic, dirty, and insecure forms of energy. It is thus astonishing that the Canadian energy industry proposes a combination of the two.