Lessons From The Deepwater Horizon Disaster & The Future Of The Fossil Fuel Industry

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One Planet: Lessons From The Deepwater Horizon Disaster & The Future Of The Fossil Fuel Industry

Apr 27, 2020

On this edition of  Your Call’s One Planet Series, we’re speaking with journalist and author Antonia Juhasz about the 10th anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion, which spewed over 130 million gallons of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico, making it the worst oil spill in US history.

We’re also discussing the collapse of US crude oil prices and the future of the fossil fuel industry.

Guests:

Antonia Juhasz, energy analyst, award winning investigative journalist, and author of Black Tide: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill

Ilana Cohen, organizer with fossil fuel divestment campaign at Harvard University