U.S. CO2 emissions to stay below 2005 levels as coal use shrinks
January 24, 2012, 3:23 a.m. by By Staff Reporter
Energy-related CO2 emissions will be 7 percent lower than their 2005 level of nearly 6 billion metric tons in 2020, according to new government data.
Disgraced former Republican Sen. Larry Craig takes new job lobbying against mine safety
January 1, 2012, 6:45 p.m. by Shea Gunther
You might remember the former U.S. senator from Idaho as the anti-gay politician who was arrested for lewd conduct in an airport bathroom. He's back in Washington as a lobbyist for Murray Energy.
Boulder fights Xcel Energy to start its own utility company
September 24, 2011, 12:16 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Colorado city tries to disconnect itself from the corporate tentacles of the energy giant and start its own electric utility.
Limitless clean energy from wastewater? Nah, let's stick with clean coal
September 22, 2011, 2:50 p.m. by Chris Turner
A Penn State lab has found a way to make hydrogen fuel from wastewater and seawater with no emissions. So why aren't we doing this?
Mayor Michael Bloomberg donates $50 million to fight Big Coal
August 11, 2011, 6:26 p.m. by Shea Gunther
New York City mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg stepped up big time to the plate with a huge donation to the Sierra Club's efforts to fight against coal.
Scholastic changes course on sponsored school texts
August 3, 2011, 8 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Publishing company pulls controversial 'coal curriculum' and other corporate-sponsored classroom materials.
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