The hydrocarbon bonanza in the United States gives Obama a significant opportunity.
That horizontal segment allows the well to have far greater exposure to the hydrocarbon reservoir.
In Denmark, the poster child for wind power, neither carbon dioxide emissions nor hydrocarbon consumption have been reduced.
hydrocarbon hy·dro·car·bon (hī'drə-kär'bən)
An organic compound, such as benzene and methane, that contains only carbon and hydrogen.