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Study Finds Fracking Will Not Contaminate Your Water

The debate about the safety of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) has been ongoing, and likely won’t be settled anytime soon. Fracking proponents and opponents are steadfast in their beliefs, and no…

Pro-Frackers Hire Homeless Supporters

In a world with personal assistants, dog-walkers, family chefs, and in some cases, hit-men, it’s clear you can pay anyone to do anything. The North Carolina Energy Coalition capitalized on…

The United States Is Giving Mexico Gas

Due to a glut in supply from their neighbors to the north, Mexican industries will be paying a lot less for electricity than they have in the past. The manufacturing…

Tesla Chooses State for Gigafactory

Congratulations YEB readers- you guessed right! Back in April, I wrote about plans for the Tesla Gigafactory, and the various states campaigning to host the state-of-the-art facility. We polled all...

EPA Joins The Babysitters Club

The Bakken oil fields have just gotten a new set of babysitters, and they’re not quite the craft-wielding club of preteens you might think. After a slew of environmental crimes,...

SHHH! Electric Vehicles Too Quiet

It’s a rare complaint that a vehicle is too quiet. Normally we grumble as we hear sirens go by in the middle of the night, feel the pounding bass and...

If You Litter Here, Your Car Will be Taken!

In a world with an “I couldn’t care less” attitude, how do you get people to follow the rules? Most would agree punishment and consequences fitting the crime would do…

America Gets Pummeled by the California Drought

Californians have been experiencing extreme drought for years, and they’ve certainly been paying the price.  As months pass with no sign of relief, we can only wonder how long we...