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Governor Quinn's Dirty Coal Plant Waiver Continues Assault on Illinois Environment

Will Reynolds | Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago
Will Reynolds

The Illinois Pollution Control Board appointed by Governor Pat Quinn approved a waiver to allow five aging coal plants to continue operating without m...

Get Charged Up!

AP | ANDREW DALTON | Posted 05.23.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — An energy company accused of artificially inflating the cost of electricity, leading to California's power crisis a decade ago, ag...

Icahn, Famed Investor, To Return All Of Clients' Money

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON: Billionaire hedge-fund manager Carl Icahn is returning outside investors' capital, marking the end of an era as he joins a string of promi...

Who Got Coal in Their Stockings?

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

The massive... spill of coal ash at the Kingston Power plant in Tennessee devastated homes, covered hundreds of acres, and threatens rivers, wildlife, and drinking-water sources.

Xcel To Warn Investors About Global Warming, More Companies May Follow

New York Times, Wall Street Journal | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has been busy lately trying to keep investment banks in line. That's no small task, but if the inertia of Wall ...