News and Features
No matter how appalling the catastrophe, the nuclear industry will insist on the safety of nuclear power.
Costly technologies have opened up new sources in the Western Hemisphere—but they pose immense environmental dangers.
The transition to a low-carbon future is ambitious and, so far, has been remarkably smooth.
Why is United States in an especially precarious position when it comes to energy?
Why are the Koch Brothers so reluctant to testify before Congress?
The Keystone fight showed ordinary Nebraskans their power. Will their unlikely alliance stick?
The coming big storms facing our planet can only be tackled by strong governments.
Should states or the rubber-stamp NRC decide whether nuclear plants continue to operate?
Notes on 2011’s preoccupied hearts and minds.