Environment

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.

West Virginia Can't Get Its Story Straight on the Chemical Spill
January 22, 2014

Over the weekend, West Virginia authorities lifted the last remaining tap-water ban in effect since a January 9 chemical spill at the Freedom Industries plant in Charleston contaminated the water supply of 300,000 people.

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!

The Next Battle in Our Trade War with China
January 21, 2014

Update: Whether the U.S.

Obama's Pacific Trade Pact Will Be Awful for the Environment
January 15, 2014

Here are a few of the worst environmental equivocations in a draft from WikiLeaks of a major trade agreement.

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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