Category Archives: Eneregy

The high future cost of being green in California

Californians already pay some of highest rates for electricity in the U.S., but that’s nothing compared to what the future holds as we push as hard as we can to get as green as we can. Residential electricity rates in … Continue reading

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Why is Newmont Mining getting away with this? Because it can

Last week’s vote by a state Senate subcommittee to consider unloading Empire Mine State Historic ParkĀ is an illustration of how corporations can evade the consequences of their actions. The state has spent $36 million over the last six years to … Continue reading

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It’s not easy being green

Through thick, thin and the worst American recession since the 1930s, the Obama Administration has continued to lavish attention and money on the wind-power industry, a pillar of its carbon-free energy policy. Its attention to the legal ramifications of wind-power … Continue reading

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