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Politics Archives - Page 2 of 6 - State of the Planet
As the capital and environmental costs of road salt continue to mount, has the time come to ask whether we’re putting too much of it on our streets?
The widespread and growing attention paid to environmental sustainability is difficult to ignore.
The Trump administration’s effort to bury the newest climate report isn’t working.
Tuesday’s election could be key in deciding federal environmental protection moving forward.
While it is possible to predict the most probable form the post-Pruitt EPA will take, we should strive for something better.
Both our governor and mayor need to place public service above political gain to save our mass transit system.
Economist Glenn Hubbard explains why carbon pricing can appeal to people on both sides of the political aisle.
Given the political infeasibility of a carbon tax to speed the transformation to a sustainable economy, we need to rapidly move on to another policy approach.
We have a presidency and an energy policy that is seeking to achieve fossil fuel dominance at the very moment that the rest of the world is desperately working to replace those fuels with renewable alternatives.