Will Climate Change Melt Away Your Chocolate Supply?

If you’ve got a sweet tooth, you might have noticed a changing trend in the world of chocolate. Higher prices and smaller candy bars are becoming the norm – and unfortunately it’s not going to stop there, as a recent report reveals there’s a lot of change coming in the future. Let’s see what’s going to happen. Climate Change Impact …

101 Tesla Plants in Hot Water for Toxic Waste Issues

Electric car manufacturer Tesla is again being sued for its mishandling of toxic waste, this time by 25 different counties in California that found violations in 101 plants. Tesla’s Hazardous Waste Mismanagement  Allegations surrounding Tesla’s mishandling of hazardous waste have led to a legal dispute, leading to 25 counties in California filing lawsuits against the company. 25 Counties File Lawsuits …

Could California’s Nuclear Power Plant Fate Hit Your Budget?

California’s energy landscape is undergoing a seismic shift, and at the heart of it lies Diablo Canyon, the state’s last remaining nuclear power station. But what’s all the fuss about, and why should it matter to you? Let’s break it down. California’s Nuclear Legacy Nuclear power isn’t just about glowing green rods and mushroom clouds. It’s been a massive part …

BP’s Mixed Sustainability Messages Raise Eyebrows and Questions

BP CEO advocates for shareholder returns while navigating green goals, sparking contentious debate amongst environmental activists. Here’s the full story. Won’t Somebody Think of the Oil Companies? As humanity finds itself on a planet whose rapid overuse of scant resources leads to an impending climate catastrophe, few companies can claim as much blame as the giant oil and gas corporations.  …

Green Jobs Boom Across 22 States: Is Yours on the List?

Ready for a career that helps the planet? The renewable energy sector is booming across the U.S., offering diverse and growing job opportunities. Here’s a look at the top 22 states leading the way, with specifics on job types and industry growth. #1. California California leads the U.S. in renewable energy jobs, especially in solar and wind. The state boasts …

Nebraska’s Solar Surge: $62 Million Grant Powers New Green Initiative

A government initiative has granted a Nebraska non-profit $62 million to boost the solar power industry in the state. Solar Power Grant The clean energy industry in Nebraska looks to be on the brink of a new era thanks to a $62 million federal grant given to a nonprofit group based in the state.  Center for Rural Affairs Rewarded On …

Nevada Heats Up As Climate Crisis Grows

Worries are growing in a number of Nevada cities being hit hard by the climate crisis about whether they’ll have enough time and money to solve the issues plaguing them.  Race Against The Climate Clock Local officials in Nevada are in a frenzied race against time to secure federal climate funds before the November elections, fearing that billions in support …

What Biden’s Billion-Dollar Energy Plan Means For Your Bills

The Biden Administration has just announced a new reform that could end up saving you a lot of money in the long run.  A New Era for Energy The government announced today that they’re planning to spend billions on modernizing America’s power grid in order to move to a “clean energy future.”  Power Play Their plan is an attempt not …

Oil Dumping Scandal Rocks Ships Heading to New Orleans

Two shipping companies have been fined after knowingly hiding a large oil spill in the Atlantic Ocean. $2 Million Fine for Oil Waste Spill Two shipping companies have agreed to pay a $2 million fine in court after the motor tanker “PS Dream,” owned by the companies, dumped oil waste into the Atlantic Ocean on the path to New Orleans. …

Why California’s Gas Prices Are Heading for a Steep Climb in 2025

Rumors are swirling about a possible increase in gas prices in California following the passing of a controversial emissions program.  Fueling the Future Since 2007, California has been following the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) – a rule that encourages the use of cleaner fuels by making companies lower the carbon pollution from their products. 2007 saw the creation of …