Choice is an illusion. There is no choice. Most of us, given the choice, would choose a publicly owned, publicly controlled national rail service, accountable to the public. We would choose British Rail.
According to Clean Technica, in order for customers to participate in the California Solar Initiative (CSI), "the customer is not allowed to install a system that inherently over-produces more than what is needed for his or her home."
E&B Natural Resources Management, an independent-based oil and gas company, has their sights set on the small, popular coastal city, Hermosa Beach in California as its newest oil drilling location. Nearly 50% of the residents live 0.5 miles of the site.
The wettest rainforest in the continental United States had gone up in flames and the smoke was so thick, so blanketing, that you could see it miles away from WashingtonâEUR(TM)s Olympic National Park.
Our bees are in danger. Please overrule the recent decision of environment minister Liz Truss to allow banned bee-killing pesticides back into UK fields.Please stop any exemptions to the European ban on bee-killing pesticides (known as neonicotinoids). Ou
In May, a heat wave in southern India - with high temps between 45 and 48 degrees Celsius(113 and 118 degrees Fahrenheit)- killed 750 people over 5 wks. Now the heat is on in the Middle East. Temperatures from Iraq to the United Arab Emirates have soared
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has declared a state of emergency as wildfires blaze in 15 counties across the Golden State.
"California's severe drought and extreme weather have turned much of the state into a tinderbox," Brown said in a Fri statement
Once believed to number in the millions, the Buff-breasted Sandpiper is now uncommon, its population depleted from hunting in the early 20th century. Habitat loss along its migration path though the central U.S. and on its wintering grounds in South Ameri
As a drought tightens its grip on the Pacific Northwest, burning away mountain snow and warming rivers, state officials and Native American tribes are becoming increasingly worried that one of the region's most precious resources - wild salmon - might dis
Portland kayaktivists and rapellers took to the Willamette River to block MSV Fennica, a Shell icebreaking vessel that's been docked in Portland for repairs.The Fennica had planned to ship out today, bound for the Arctic; Shell can't begin its Arctic dril
In Nigeria, the giant Wilmar palm oil destroys forests and biodiversity, even in protected areas. We demand that Unilever, the multinational which markets brands such as Knorr, Algida and Carte D'Or do not buy palm oil from Wilmar.