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The Profound Failure of Congress on Cybersecurity (and Why You Should Care)

Adam Levin | Posted 10.09.2012 | Technology
Adam Levin

The "Party of No" hurt us all on a critically necessary piece of cyber-security legislation, and continued the U.S. Senate's proud tradition of failing to do anything to deal with our absolute vulnerability to an attack by state sponsored hackers and terrorists on our critical infrastructure.

Should Utilities Be Cheering For Clean Air Rules?

AP | By JONATHAN FAHEY | Posted 02.04.2012 | Green

NEW YORK -- Instead of complaining about clean air rules, maybe utilities should cheer them. Sometimes, the rules lead to big gains....

6 Coal-Fired Power Plants Closing

AP | Posted 03.27.2012 | Green

FirstEnergy Closing 6 Coal-fired Power Plants

Making Money, and Changing Lives, by Lighting Rural India

David Ferris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Ferris

The thinking is that if the rural poor get more power -- literally, in the form of renewable heat and light -- their other problems might begin to take care of themselves.

A Chance to Right a Wrong: The Seneca Nation of Indians and the Kinzua Dam

David Kimelberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Kimelberg

A mere 46 years ago, the federal government orchestrated a series of events, , which included the forcible relocation of Native Americans. The U.S. government now has a chance to at least partially right these wrongs.