Fossil Fuels

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Activists with Greenpeace
Working to curb emissions while using public funds to subsidize oil and gas industry "is like trying to bail water out of a leaky boat"
Julia Conley, staff writer
"There's nothing 'crazy' about opposing fossil fuels. To the contrary, given...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Solar panels are mounted atop the roof of the Los Angeles Convention Center
"So much credit is due to community groups around California that turned the...


The over-reaching, over-regulating, money-grubbing feds at OSHA have fined Freedom Industries an exorbitant $11,000 for last January's massive spill of coal cleaning chemicals that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe water, one in five people with health problems and local businesses down about $61 million. Oh yes, and the "clean-up" site is still leaking - twice last month - but Freedom, which has conveniently declared "bankruptcy," says it's only because of "heavy rain" and who could've...