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 Alaskan wilderness ranger wonders how tourists can look at melting glaciers and not believe in climate change.
by Tim Lydon,
Oct 07, 2010
The oil spill on the Yellowstone River is just one of too many disasters caused by our addiction to petroleum.
by Ben Long,
Jul 18, 2011
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
Engineer and city councilman Kamyar Enshayan considers the
inevitable end of the fossil fuel joyride
Dec 12, 2005
An environmentalist loves driving her SUV but welcomes the prospect of higher gas prices.
by Carla Wise,
May 16, 2011
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
As his retirement looms, Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., pushes a "clean energy" bill, one that broadens the energy mix beyond traditional "renewable" sources.
by Judith Lewis Mernit,
Apr 15, 2012
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
Utah's Legislature has brilliant plans to cut education, eliminate jobs in sustainable energy and create an ideal workforce of ignorant, unambitious peasants.
by Jane Goetze,
Feb 23, 2010