Colorado’s oil and gas industry goes after reporters and signature gatherers in new fracking fight

As Colorado gears up for another fight over oil and gas drilling near homes and schools, this time the fossil fuel industry is reportedly doing whatever it takes to win. In the latest flare-up, the oil and gas industry used a website to single out…

California Is Requiring Solar Panels On All New Houses

California has become the first state to require that new homes be built with solar panels. The rules go into place in 2020 and are part of the state’s ambitious efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But these requirements also make it more expensive to…

Evictions by another name: Trump budget gives up on federal low-income housing law

Hundreds of thousands of poor families would be evicted from their homes under President Donald Trump’s budget plan, while those who manage not to get booted onto the street would see their already dire housing conditions deteriorate further. The proposal renews Trump’s call to slash…