Biden calls for clean energy while protesters picket White House
August 30, 2011, 5:19 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
The vice president has strong words about energy policy, but it's the administration's actions that have most in the environmental world concerned.
Indigenous leaders join Keystone protesters at White House
August 30, 2011, 4:59 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Tribal leaders are among the thousands of protesters who are trying to keep the Obama administration from giving the green light to a new pipeline.
To end the age of fossil fuels, try learning to speak its language
August 19, 2011, 3:59 p.m. by Chris Turner
Climate activists are about to launch two weeks of protest against a pipeline from Alberta's tar sands to the Gulf Coast. They'd do well to remember there are not just companies but people and communities on the other side of the argument.
Is oil from Alberta really climate's linchpin?
August 18, 2011, 1:59 p.m. by Chris Turner
Some of the world's most prominent climate activists are protesting a proposed pipeline that would bring Alberta's unconventional oil to the Gulf Coast. Is this the make-or-break point for global action on climate change?
Believe it or not, there's one great idea up on Capitol Hill right now
August 12, 2011, 11:31 a.m. by Chris Turner
Just before D.C. went crazy over the debt ceiling, 25 members of Congress tabled a bill that would revive a remarkably effective solar energy financing program. Does Congress have enough sense left to pass HR 2599?
Huntsman stays on middle ground when it comes to environment
July 19, 2011, 3:41 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Some are saying Huntsman is the next version of Arnold Schwarzenegger when it comes to environmental policy.
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