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Being #2 on the List of Greenhouse Polluters -- producing 126,750,270 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. annually -- it's about time that the Duke Energy Corporation 'woke up' and ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2014 at 09:23 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
A quite rare event in our Bears-fight-Bears world ... and the "adoptee" was a Grizzly cub too. Simply amazing. In wildlife rarity, 'supermom' grizzly sow adopts yearling in Katmai by Megan Edge,
by jamess
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 06:47 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Well, I'm fresh home from Dodge City - a fair trip for my family and I to go out and help work the efforts in Southwest Kansas with voter registration. We've worked for a few weeks to help bring ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 08:06 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
Well not a "wall" exactly -- more like a Tea Party "speed-bump." More on that in a minute, first the good news about solar-wind "Grid Parity" and its inevitable possible consequences, from a "...
by jamess
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 09:22 AM PDT with 146 Recommends
Think Progress/Climate has the good news . Solar installations on school roofs is a no-brainer if there ever was one. According to a new report by the Energy Department and the Solar Foundation —
by VL Baker
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Sep 18, 2014 at 07:41 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Hopefully this is a sign of a more reality-based investing strategy, taking hold in 'Retirement Security' business. Calpers, Nation’s Biggest Pension Fund, to End Hedge Fund Investments by ...
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Sep 15, 2014 at 06:36 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
U.S. Pacific Blue Whales Seen Rebounding Close To Historic Levels by Bill Chappell, NPR.org -- September 07, 2014 Decades after the threat of extinction led to them being protected from whalers, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Sep 07, 2014 at 09:39 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
How fast can Tesla meet demand for affordable, convenient alternative to traditional gas guzzlers? We'll soon find out. Tesla is rapidly ramping up its production with financial wizards abuzz with ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 190 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 07:41 AM PDT with 242 Recommends
Tina Casey teases us with a game of electricity generation cost limbo in her encouraging article, How Low Can Wind Energy Go? 2.5¢ Per Kilowatt-Hour Is Just The Beginning. The tubes have been ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2014 at 12:36 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Major court ruling clears the way to let renewables into the grid. This is what we've been waiting for. Doesn't matter how much solar or wind energy is created if it can't transmit that energy ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Aug 19, 2014 at 11:37 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
It seems all you hear on the media these days about Chicago is "shooting, killing, shooting, gun laws, more shooting, ChiRaq, etc etc etc". Well, here's some GOOD news coming out of Chicago: The ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Aug 09, 2014 at 03:02 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
EAT ME! Oxfam International spoke and General Mills listened. Now General Mills, one of the largest global food corporations, makers of Taco Bell, Pillsbury, Cheerios and yes, Wheaties, has made a ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Jul 31, 2014 at 08:42 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Thanks to Mopshell for sending in this article describing good news in the wind energy electrical genertion,
by HoundDog
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 07:25 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Loggerhead Sea Turtle It's been a long time coming but finally Sea turtles have received the protection they need to sustain their species into the future. I've been active in Sea Turtle habitat ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 06:12 AM PDT with 143 Recommends
Daniel Gross' article in Slate ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 05:27 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Those that had followed me, might have seen me drop off the radar for a bit. This is because, I had a major life changing moment. You see, do to the attacks on the public sector and major budget ...
by idbecrazyif
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 09:26 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
Hello, Kossacks! I've got some good news on the personal front. I've been doing sysadmin and development work for a bit over a decade now, and a lot of it has been for some very successful ...
by The Technomancer
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 13, 2014 at 09:50 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Good news can come like a breath of fresh air, like oxygen when you're running out of breath. So how about some good news? Voter ID has been struck down in lots of places - [http://www.dailykos.com/
by Wee Mama
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 06:01 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I got the news on Monday. I got a job. It's been a tough year for me. As it has been for so many among us. It has been a struggle. You plod along, applying to job after job just to be told you ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 146 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2014 at 08:43 AM PDT with 460 Recommends
The Milwaukee Brewers spring training camp had a visitor a few weeks ago, a scruffy looking stray dog. Friendly and charming, he got bathed, fed, taken to a local vet, and became an unofficial ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 49 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 11:42 AM PDT with 128 Recommends