Rick Perry, former governor of Texas, said in a presidential debate that he wanted to eliminate the Department of Energy. That must have been his primary qualification to be named Secretary of the Department. The oil and gas industry will be well protected by Perry. Consumers? https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/12/13/trump-taps-former-texas-gov-rick-perry-to-head-energy-department-he-once-vowed-to-abolish/The environment? Forget about it, as we say in Brooklyn.