Amory Lovins: Expanding Nuclear Power Makes Climate Change Worse

July 16, 2008 - Democracy Now! There's one issue that President Bush and presidential hopefuls John McCain and Barack Obama all agree on: expanding the use of nuclear power.  Democracy Now! speaks ... read more

Total Nuke Dump Cost to Top $90 Billion

July 16, 2008 - The Associated Press By Erica Werner, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON, DC - Turns out, it's going to cost taxpayers $32 billion more than first thought to open and operate the ... read more

Energy Department Faulted for Mishandling Hanford Nuclear Waste

July 14, 2008  - Environmental News Service The U.S. Department of Energy doesn't know enough about the condition and contents of millions of gallons of radioactive and hazardous wastes stored in ... read more

The old man who farms with the sea

July 10, 2008 - Los Angeles Times, COLUMN ONE Marla Dickerson, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer Carl Hodges is growing salicornia, a crop nourished by ocean water that holds the potential to ... read more


(June 4, 2008) - A number of environmental, science and public health groups today commended the Senate for beginning debate on the most comprehensive legislation to date addressing climate change ... read more

California School Sees Benefits of Solar Energy

California is home to some of the best solar resources in the U.S., a fact not lost on its residents and policy makers when it comes to adopting and supporting solar energy. One application for solar ... read more

The Science of Denial

NY Times EDITORIAL June 4, 2008 The Bush administration has worked overtime to manipulate or conceal scientific evidence - and muzzled at least one prominent scientist - to justify its failure ... read more

Going green seen as job aid: 340,000 state workers would benefit, report

Jun 3 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News Joel Dresang - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel     Increased investment in energy efficiency and alternative fuels would benefit more than 340,000 Wisconsin ... read more

Nevada promises fight over federal nuclear dump application

LAS VEGAS (The Associated Press) - Jun 3 By KEN RITTER Associated Press Writer     Nevada opponents said they're primed to test Energy Secretary Samuel Bodman's claim that an application ... read more

Nuclear Energy Votes Could Doom Senate Climate Change Legislation

CQ TODAY PRINT EDITION  ENERGY June 3, 2008  9:28 p.m. By Avery Palmer and Coral Davenport, CQ Staff Sponsors of the Senate's climate change legislation have prepared a nuclear energy amendment ... read more