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VIDEO: The importance of cheap, plentiful, reliable energy


As world leaders prepare to meet in Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11, it’s important to keep in mind what’s best for the world’s most vulnerable people. Cheap, plentiful and reliable energy is critical for raising living standards for billions of people around the world.

In October, Alex Epstein – author of The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels – spoke at the Marathon Petroleum Company (MPC) headquarters in Findlay, Ohio, and his talk was live-streamed to all company locations. We are sharing a few excerpts from Epstein’s talk that are most relevant to MPC’s core business: providing the fuels and other refined petroleum products that make modern life possible. Click on the image to play the video clip (length: 3 min., 35 sec.).