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The Supremacy Clause and the Pipeline: Case May Go To SCOTUS

Eoin Higgins | Posted 04.19.2016 | Politics
Eoin Higgins

A civil court case in Pittsfield, MA, could have far ranging implications for state sovereignty and the supremacy clause. The case pits energy giant ...

'Green News Report' -- April 12, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.12.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Judge rules children's federal climate change lawsuit may go forward; Big...

'Green News Report' - April 7, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.07.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Coal boss convicted in deaths of 29 miners is sentenced to just 1 year in...

'Green News Report' - April 5, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.05.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: New report finds climate change is going to kill a lot of Americans; The ...

Watch Surfers Get Demolished On The Sport's Most Beautiful And Dangerous Wave

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 03.04.2016 | Sports

To envision what it’s like to get barreled at Banzai Pipeline, the sacred surf spot on Oahu’s North Shore, picture yourself tucked in a turquoise ...

Forest Service Rejects Destructive Path for 'Atlantic Coast Pipeline'

Sierra Club Environmental Law Program | Posted 01.26.2016 | Green
Sierra Club Environmental Law Program

By Aaron Isherwood and Nicholas Jimenez A few days ago, the Forest Service rejected a destructive pathway Dominion Energy had proposed for the $5 bil...

Pipeline Developer Is Suing Obama To Resurrect Keystone XL

The Huffington Post | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 01.06.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thought the Keystone XL pipeline was dead? Think again. Developer TransCanada has filed two separate legal challenges trying to make the...

Know Where Your Bridge Is Going Before You Build It

Rachel Smolker | Posted 01.05.2016 | Green
Rachel Smolker

For years we have been told that corn ethanol was a "bridge" to more advanced biofuels that would be better for the environment. Similarly, we were sold the bill of goods claiming that natural gas would provide a "bridge" to a clean renewable energy future.

Dramatic Rescue Of Pro Surfer At Hawaii's Pipeline Caught On Tape

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 12.09.2015 | Sports

American pro surfer Evan Geiselman narrowly escaped the waves with his life Sunday, thanks to South African bodyboarding champion Andre Botha. After d...

President Obama Rejects Keystone Pipeline Deal

Anna Wilding | Posted 11.21.2015 | DC
Anna Wilding

A quiet Friday morning at the White House was interrupted with an urgent statement by the President, that he was going to reject the Keystone Pipeline Deal.

XL: Obama Takes the Fall for Hillary

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.07.2015 | Politics
Robert L. Cavnar

The rejection of the Keyston XL Pipeline revealed not only the gigantic chasm between environmentalists and industry, it also laid bare the ugly side of American politics where common sense often dies a slow, painful death.

Hillary Clinton Comes Out Against Keystone XL

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.22.2015 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Hillary Clinton said at an event here on Tuesday that she opposes the Keystone XL pipeline. "I think it is imperative that we look...

New Jersey Communities Unanimously Say 'No' to the Penn East Pipeline

Wild River Review | Posted 08.17.2015 | Green
Wild River Review

On a Tuesday evening in late July, Dr. Tullis Onstott, Professor of Geosciences at Princeton University -- and in 2007 named one of TIME Magazine's most influential people in the world -- stood in front of the Hopewell Township, New Jersey, Board of Health and swore under oath to "tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth."

An Open Letter to the Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 07.28.2015 | Politics
Anne Dilenschneider

Dear Editor, Now that you have interviewed Mr. Corey Goulet, TransCanada's president for Keystone Projects, and the South Dakota Public Utilities hea...

'Green News Report' - June 11, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.11.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Oil spill clean up continues in Santa Barbara; Major media steps up, chal...

'Green News Report' -- June 2, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.09.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: EPA study confirms fracking contaminates drinking water; Norway divests f...

Revealed: Energy Transfer Partners' 'Pipeline-for-Prostitute' Landman

Steve Horn | Posted 05.28.2016 | Green
Steve Horn

A DeSmog investigation has uncovered the identity of a land agent and the contract company he works with that allegedly offered to buy an Iowa farmer the services of two teenage sex workers in exchange for access to his land to build the controversial proposed Dakota Access pipeline.

The Leaky Pipeline: Why We Must Eliminate Bias When Advancing Tech Talent

Elizabeth Ames | Posted 05.26.2016 | Technology
Elizabeth Ames

While many industry executives continue to point at the education pipeline and lack of girls and young women studying computer science as the problem, research shows a leak in the pipeline of women already in the field.

'Green News Report' - May 21, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.21.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Major oil spill off the Santa Barbara coast; Another settlement reached i...

'Green News Report' - April 23, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.23.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: After years of denial, Oklahoma finally admits fracking causes earthquake...

Kate Sheppard

Nebraska Judge Halts Eminent Domain For Keystone Pipeline Route

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 02.14.2015 | Green

A Nebraska judge has issued a temporary injunction barring TransCanada from using eminent domain to force landowners to sell rights allowing the propo...

A Bad Deal: TransCanada Can't Change the Facts About Keystone XL

Tom Steyer | Posted 04.07.2015 | Politics
Tom Steyer

As approval of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline appears to be resting on extremely thin ice, TransCanada on Wednesday announced they would be entering the oil-by-rail business to help further their tar sands investments.

'Green News Report' - January 29, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.31.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IMF calls for end to fossil fuel subsidies; PLUS: Some good news: fracking banned in Scotland, and great 'Fox News' for a change!... All that and more in today's Green News Report!

'Green News Report' -- January 27, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.29.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hits, misses and hype in a not-so-historic Blizzard 2015!; The influence ...

'Green News Report' - January 22, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.24.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

President Obama's State of the Union focuses on climate change; Republicans' sneaky move to give the Keystone XL pipeline a new name; Yellowstone River pipeline spill spews oil and cancer-causing benzene; PLUS: Yes, Republicans vote climate change is not a hoax -- but there's a catch.