Bill Sydow has worked for the Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission for 20 years. He in the commercial oil industry for 18 years before, where his first job in the industry was designing hydraulic fracturing wells.
"[Oil] is the most benign of fluids transported in pipelines"
"I'm talking about climate change and global warming and I'm not a skeptic, I'm a denier. And so I'm talking to these two kids and they're like 'What are you talking about?' They have never heard another side to the issue.”
"Nebraska really brought that to a halt, due to environmental activists who scare people," Sydow said. "Unfortunately, a lot of people don't understand the properties of the earth at all."