The two proposed bills would create tax incentives for city farms and dense development, plus protect the state's existing farmland.
A $6.8-billion project will connect giant cities of eastern Texas with wind farms in the state's blustery west.
Good thing, because it's going to take a lot of political power to defeat Big GMO Ag.
In 2008, the EPA ordered the S.S. Badger to stop dumping its coal ash overboard, but the latest proposed deal will let the ferry keep dumping through 2014.
New polls show widespread support for ramping up clean energy and preparing for sea-level rise and harsher storms.
High amounts of lung-penetrating silica dust could cause permanent damage and even cancer.
Hansen has been the nation's most outspoken scientist on the need for climate action. Now he's leaving his day job to dedicate himself to activism.
Hundreds of families are poised to lose their temporary housing as New York City looks to wind down a hotel-placement program.
Scientists are making progress in developing a GMO lettuce that can grow in scorching heat. Um, yay?