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Sunday, April 28, 2013

An Interview with Pioneering Climate Scientist James Hansen

Having directed NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies for most of the past four decades, James E. Hansen retired this month to devote himself to the scientific activism that has brought both awards and catcalls during
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012

Calling Me Home (Sugar Hill)

 “Coal kills.” Or can it be “clean”? On Calling Me Home, Kathy Mattea, daughter of a miner family, sifts through the black stuff’s tragic human and environmental remains with more symbol-laden artistry than on her brilliant but
Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010

Should it switch from coal to natural gas?

What’s worse than an aging coal plant that emitted more than 10 million pounds of sulfur dioxide, 3 million pounds of nitrogen oxide, 699 million pounds of particulates and 2.8 billion pounds of carbon dioxide in one year? How about an aging coal plant that emitted all of those toxins but doesn’t have an up-to-date air permit?
Monday, Dec. 31, 2007

Will customers get stuck with We Energies’ mistake on the

Just before Thanksgiving, a judge gave We Energies some bad news: That $100 million pipe you’re building into Lake Michigan may not be legal.

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