Friends of the Earth

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A bill in Ireland to ban hydraulic fracturing, or fracking , passed the first stage of approval on Thursday as lawmakers voted it through the country's House of Representatives (Dáil Éireann). According to the Irish Examiner , several attempts by opponents to delay or block the bill from being heard failed. It was introduced to parliament by Fine...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
At $4.7 billion, Watts Bar is "arguably one of the most expensive, most over-budget, oldest reactors to be started in human history." (Photo: Tennessee Valley Authority/flickr/cc)
Watts Bar's launch is "a symbolic gesture. It's very sad that this is the last...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A people-powered energy revolution—an era in which people can produce their own...