Anthony Swift

Anthony Swift is an attorney for the NRDC's International Program in Washington, D.C. After growing up in West Texas, he knows what people mean when they call the oil business a "sunset industry." At the NRDC, he works to ensure that we don’t invest our future in the destructive and unsafe energies of the past.

Tar-sands pipeline 'safety conditions' are smoke and mirrors

Hillary Clinton gives TransCanada props for agreeing to 57 conditions, which are really just a hodgepodge of current regulations and red herrings.