Utah has enormous potential for growing its renewable energy capabilities, like wind and solar. However, Governor Herbert works hard to create a “business-friendly environment” for the dirtiest industries, including tar sands and oil shale—the most destructive of all. Governor Herbert is trying to seize hundreds of thousands of acres of public lands for tar sands and oil shale mining, so we seized the microphone at his energy summit to give him the Polluter of the Year award.
Utah Gov. Dirty Herby receives Polluter of the Year award at his own energy summit