The Oroboros, the serpent or dragon swallowing its own tail, is a visual paradox that symbolizes self-reflexivity and infinity. In Medeival Alchemy it represented the idea of primordial unity and imperishablity. I draw upon this eternal symbol to visualize the irony of the British Columbian Energy paradigm.
Fracking gives energy
Fracking takes energy
Dams give Energy
Fracking needs dams
The LNG industry in Northeastern B.C. is supported by the Peace Canyon Dam and the W.A.C. Bennett Dam, which is one of the largest dams in the world. There is also under construction, the controversial and contested $9-billion mega-project , the Site-C dam.