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The ALERT Project: Why It Matters and Why You Should Care

Riki Ott | Posted 11.17.2014 | Green
Riki Ott

The problem is that the rapid expansion of hydraulic fracturing activities and tar sands transportation through our communities and regions, and the rapid expansion of offshore oil production, have not been met with meaningful advances in oil spill prevention and response policies and practices.

Lies, Half Lies and Nuclear Distortions: There Ought to Be a Law

William S. Becker | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics
William S. Becker

Wouldn't the world be a better place if political candidates were held accountable for lies, intentional distortions, character assassination and over-the-line hyperbole? And wouldn't it be interesting if entire industries were held to the same higher standard?

We Need More Than Energy Independence

J. Mijin Cha | Posted 01.13.2013 | Green
J. Mijin Cha

Shifting support from fossil fuels to renewables will ensure not just a strong energy future but it will finally put us on the path to meaningful and effective climate policy.

Influencing the Networked Global Energy Future

Peter Gardett | Posted 06.27.2012 | Green
Peter Gardett

Disputes are inevitable in the new global energy economy, but the resolution of those disputes does not have to repeat the history of oil-influenced wars, embargoes and economic crises.

The 5 Worst 'Alternative' Energy Sources

The Daily Green | Posted 11.13.2011 | Green

From The Daily Green: Everyone agrees we're in an energy crisis, and everyone agrees we have to wean ourselves from foreign oil. General Motors sen...

PHOTOS: Green Energy Meets The American West

Posted 10.06.2011 | Green

From Dave Showalter: The Scoop: The American West is changing at a faster pace than anytime in history and easy answers to complicated questions a...

WATCH: David Roberts And Steve Everley Debate Our Energy Future

The Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UPDATE: Scroll down for highlights from the debate, edited by HuffPost's Ben Craw, with the full exchange available below that. Be sure to tune in fo...

Global Obama: Big Opportunities, Bigger Challenges

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

If he wins, Obama will have the global popularity that no American president has had in a great many years.