Douglas A. Grandt P. O.

Box 1582 El Dorado, CA 95623 March 5, 2013 President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave N Washington, D.C. 20500 Re: Ban Railroad Tarsand Tankers -- we’ve got your back Dear President Obama, Leave the tarsands in the ground, kill the Keystone XL, begin to retire the refineries, and ban railroad tarsand tankers -- you can rest assured, we’ve got your back.

Please lead US as Charles Grant did -- emulate him (http://WhoIsCharlesGrant.com) • • • • Call on leaders and colleagues in the energy sector to join you -- boldly courageous Begin scheduling the retirement and dismantling of the old fossil fuel infrastructure Shift investments from carbon energy infrastructure to new carbon-free technology Compel Congress to enact a revenue-neutral carbon fee with rebates to all citizens

For humanity