Discover how politics can impact the environment, from U.N. climate talks to state legislation to local plastic bag bans.
Republican congressman Barton's 'clean energy' proposal is the same old dirty game.
President Obama wants to cut tax breaks to the oil and gas industries worth over $25 billion dollars. It's about time.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of May 11-16.
What the next American leader needs to do to deal with global warming
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of May 3-9.
The eco-villains: Meet eight guys who have worked hard to make the Earth a lousier place to live.
It took the Secretary of the Interior more than three years to list the polar bear as a threatened species after several environmental groups have pushed for it since 2005.
"Enron could've saved us" and four other environmental predictions that didn't come true.
The debate between vegetarians and meat-eaters continues.
At the UN Climate talks, Al Gore calls for clear focus on climate change
Eco-industries are going gangbusters, but experts disagree on whether they will rescue us from economic doldrums.
$500 million in federal dollars over the next five years to enhance environmental education programs in public elementary, middle, and high schools.
It's easy to wonder whether legislators will consider, or even read, submissions made to them online. But activist groups think it really does effect change.
Wait a minute, Mr. Postman.
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Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
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