by Katie Valentine Posted on September 29, 2014
Two lawmakers want to make life a little easier for coal miners who have lost their jobs in recent years.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 29, 2014
"I don’t know the science behind climate change," Ernst said, when pressed at a debate last night. "I can’t say one way or another what is the direct impact, whether it’s man-made or not."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 29, 2014 Updated: September 29, 2014
The new solar will be installed at 142 project sites, including businesses, schools, healthcare facilities and government buildings.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 26, 2014
"Doing business in the city is increasingly difficult," the company president said.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 25, 2014 Updated: September 30, 2014
Researchers are using bees as "flying doctors" to protect cherry trees from a debilitating fungus.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 25, 2014
"We would be the first city to do this. We were the catalyst for the change in banning smoking in restaurants, trans fats. We could serve as a model for the municipal bond marketplace as well."
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on September 25, 2014
"These lands belong to all of us, and it is imperative that we keep it that way," said Sen. Martin Heinrich.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 25, 2014
Some of the most contentious issues surrounding fracking have been about wastewater. Drinking water contamination has always been one of them.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on September 25, 2014
Which tech giant is quitting the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) this time?
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 25, 2014 Updated: September 25, 2014
By taking aggressive action, city governments could avoid 140 billion tons of global greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 -- a substantial portion of the GHGs the world can still afford to emit.