Petroleum companies have some of the deepest pockets and therefore can rebrand themselves on a whim. Well, when their V.P. of Marketing tells them they should. So why haven’t they all started calling themselves “green”? They have! In fact, the biggest three have all started marketing campaigns indicating how environmentally friendly they are:
Nomatter how you brand it, or how “green” you paint your product, it is still black, polluting, caustic, volatile, limited, foreign-made and fatal.
If these companies want to impress us, they should indicate how much of their immense profits they are pouring into renewable energy (No, “Clean Coal” doesn’t count).