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08.29.2014 | 3 days ago | Posted at 02:18 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Unfortunately, We Energies isn’t the only fossil fuel-based utility that’s attacking solar panel owners.  It’s part of a national campaign to destroy the solar industry by making clean energy unaffordable for the average homeowner.  The utilities say they will enter a “death spiral” as more and more of their customers opt out of their monopolies and go it alone with their ro...
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
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Wisconsin’s climate is changing before our eyes

Milwaukeeans have been shivering and wet this past week, so it’s easy to believe that our soggy, cold April means that global warming or climate change isn’t a serious threat. But unfortunately it is
Friday, Jan. 11, 2013
There's a big reason climate change differs from so many public policy challenges: unlike other crises, addressing the planet's major environmental crisis truly requires mass consensus. Indeed, because fixing the problem
Friday, June 22, 2012
With states looking to raise taxes on oil and gas production and better regulate the most controversial drilling practices, we can expect industry to soon trot out its tried and true argument against such moves. As they did here in Colorado...

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