Rick Perry Partially Reverses Stance on Climate Change, Agrees ‘Some of It’ is Man-Made

by | Mon, Sep 12, 2016 at 14:52 CST
After more than a decade of questioning climate science, Perry softened his stance at his confirmation hearing on Thursday.
The Big Brown power plant pictured above is one of seven coal plants at risk of shutting down in the next few years, according to the consumer advocacy group Public Citizen. by

Mine Games

With little more than a promise, the Texas Railroad Commission is trusting a struggling coal industry to pay for the cost of cleaning up old mines.

In mid-2014, Texas’ biggest utility, Energy Future Holdings, was about to file for bankruptcy, and Texas regulators suddenly had a big problem on their hands...Read More