energy

Big Wind Is Better Than Big Oil, But Just as Bad at P.R.
June 15, 2014

When it comes to wind turbine syndrome, big wind power needs to stop blaming the victim. Especially when the victim actually likes wind power.

Keystone Opponents Have Nothing to Apologize For: Stopping the Pipeline Will Slow Climate Change
February 19, 2014

There's a reason the energy industry wants that pipeline—the alternatives aren't as cheap or practical as they sound.

Giant Fungus Towers Will Take Over New York This Summer
February 07, 2014

This piece originally appeared on newstatesman.com. Remember the fungus chair?

Evidence Is Mounting that Fracking Causes Birth Defects
February 05, 2014

In his recent State of the Union address, President Barack Obama praised natural gas as “the bridge fuel that can power our economy with less of the carbon pollution that causes climate change” and vowed to “cut red tape” to help business invest in i

Environmentalists Made a Big Mistake by Focusing All Their Attention on Keystone
February 05, 2014

Calling the fight a civil rights issue was just wrong.

200 Things Obama Can Do For the Environment—Without Congress
January 21, 2014

The executive order can be a beautiful thing. Use it, Mr. President!

5.3 Billion Reasons Why Companies that Built Coal Plants Now Want to Tear Them Down
Meet the unlikely companies profiting off green opposition to coal
January 02, 2014

Meet the unlikely companies profiting off green opposition to coal

Ending Energy Subsidies: Environmental No-Brainer, Political No-Winner.
December 18, 2013

Around the world, energy subsidies are an environmental no-brainer and a political-no winner. But that is going to change.

Here Come the Green Conservatives (Shhh!)
December 18, 2013

A group of Michigan Republicans is pushing the state toward reliance on renewable energy sources, and away from coal.

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