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Jan 30, 2014, 01:00 ET Groups: Expect More WV-Style Water Disasters Unless Obama Signs Executive Order Protecting U.S. Water From Energy Development

Sixty groups from across the United States called on President Obama today to issue an executive order protecting water availability and quality in...


Jan 28, 2014, 11:00 ET 60 Groups To Warn WV Coal Chemical Disaster Is Most Recent U.S. Water "Sacrifice Zone," Urgent Need Seen For Obama Order To Protect Water

Considerable attention is being paid right now to a spill from an above-ground storage tank containing coal-processing-plant chemicals that...


May 22, 2013, 01:30 ET Nearly 70 Groups: Environmental Defense Fund Does Not Speak For Us On Fracking

A total of 67 leading grassroots organizations focused on citizen and environmental issues today released a joint letter to the Environmental Defense ...


Jun 27, 2012, 01:30 ET Taking Back America's Energy Future From The Lobbyists: 1 Million Americans To Fight Industry Efforts To Kill Clean Energy Agenda

Fed up with the undue influence of the energy companies, utilities, lobbyists and other interests that are making it impossible for Washington to...


Apr 25, 2012, 01:30 ET Survey: "Partisan Divide" On Energy Issues Is A Myth, Strong Bipartisan Support Seen For Shift To Cleaner Energy

The common wisdom is wrong: There is no political "fault line" that divides Americans along party lines when it comes to clean energy issues and...


Nov 01, 2011, 02:46 ET Energy and the 2012 Election - Survey To Show Most Americans Do Not Support Washington's Focus on Fossil Fuels & Nuclear Power at the Expense of Clean Energy

As the 2012 elections draw closer, a new national survey will explore the question of whether or not mainstream America supports the push in the U.S. ...


Jun 23, 2011, 02:38 ET FOIA Lawsuit Targets U.S. Department of Energy for Withholding "Water Energy Roadmap" Ordered by Congress

A report ordered by Congress in 2005 on the connection between U.S. energy production and demands on water supplies is the target of a Freedom of...


Oct 26, 2010, 01:58 ET 2010 Election Survey: Tea Party, Independent Voters Differ Significantly on Climate and Clean Energy Issues

Candidates in 2010 who assume that Tea Party supporters and Independents will respond to the same messages on climate and clean energy issues appear...


Oct 25, 2010, 10:00 ET Climate/Clean Energy Issues in the 2010 Election: Survey to Show if Tea Party Supporters and Independents Are Really on the Same Page

Are Tea Party supporters and Independent voters of the same mind when it comes to climate and clean energy issues? Or, is there more diversity in...


Mar 04, 2010, 02:29 ET Vermont Town Halls Went 14-1 for Closure of Vermont Yankee Reactor, as Anticipated by Civil Society Institute Opinion Survey

As predicted based on a survey conducted by Opinion Research Corporation (ORC) for the nonpartisan and nonprofit Civil Society Institute, the vast...


Mar 01, 2010, 01:30 ET Vermont Yankee Survey: Tritium Leaks Push Two Thirds of Vermonters to Favor Closure of Reactor By 2012, Only 9% Would Pick Nuclear to Power Home

Many or most of the 14 Town Halls across Vermont (including 12 on Tuesday) weighing the fate of Vermont Yankee are likely to result in a repeat of...