Races for seats on state commissions that oversee utilities are among the most important elections you’ve never heard of. They could decide the future of renewable energy in Montana and Arizona this year.
by Ray Ring,
Nov 02, 2012
High Country News imagines – and delivers –
the kind of speech about our energy future that the West needs to
hear from its next president.
by Ray Ring,
Jan 21, 2008
An environmentalist loves driving her SUV but welcomes the prospect of higher gas prices.
by Carla Wise,
May 16, 2011
Engineer and city councilman Kamyar Enshayan considers the
inevitable end of the fossil fuel joyride
Dec 12, 2005
Iraq war veterans find a new life in Colorado, this time fighting for the environment with the help of Veterans Green Jobs.
by Florence Williams,
Jul 20, 2009
If the United States doesn’t come up with an intelligent energy strategy, global warming could spell the end of the ski industry
by Pat O'Donnell,
May 16, 2005
An Alaskan wilderness ranger wonders how tourists can look at melting glaciers and not believe in climate change.
by Tim Lydon,
Oct 07, 2010
The Set America Free Coalition is a new organization that
brings together liberals and conservatives to try to reduce
America’s dependency on imported fossil fuels
by Jon Margolis,
May 01, 2006
With global warming an increasing threat, some are urging
a return to nuclear energy, but the industry’s own checkered
past reminds us that a nuclear renaissance will be neither easy nor
by Jonathan Thompson,
Sep 04, 2006
Pepper Trail warns us that we continue to tinker with
nature at our peril.
by Pepper Trail,
Dec 10, 2007