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Colorado Anti-Fracking Activism: A Game for Millionaires and Billionaires

May 2, 2014 by Simon Lomax
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San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer is reportedly interested in bankrolling “ban fracking” activists in Colorado. This is just the latest evidence of national environmental groups and the ultra-rich playing extreme political games with our economy, state budget and the livelihoods of working families.[read more]

What a Waste – Vermont Yankee is in Beautiful Condition

March 29, 2014 by Rod Adams
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The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon, Vermont is a relatively young steam plant that uses a low-cost, essentially emission-free fuel. It is strategically located in an area with few fossil fuel resources, extreme weather, and frequent spikes in electricity prices.[read more]