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The U.S. beef industry is livid that a USDA advisory panel may recommend a diet that is higher in plant foods and reduces its overall environmental impact.
A leading plastics trade group has announced it has collected enough signatures to put the California plastic bag ban to a vote in November 2016.
The odds are high this week that India will make a big announcement this week regarding its climate change agenda at the Lima climate change conference.
California will expand its cap-and-trade program in early 2015 by mandating refineries participate in the program. Is this a step forward for the state?
The AARP has an impressive archive that inspires its members to advocate for more “liveable communities.”
The top 10 solar states, according to Solar Power Rocks, may just surprise you. New York comes in at #1, followed by Massachusetts.
A recently released study suggests stronger power plant standards to cut carbon emissions could save lives and offer significant health benefits.
A one-party state isn't for me. I voted for two Republicans here in California, Neel Kashkari for governor and Swearengin for Controller.
The AP investigated the claims of Buddy Cianci that his pasta sauce benefits schoolchildren, and found that for 3 years, it made a profit of $3.
Many world leaders are far more revered abroad then they are at home, and José Mujica of Uruguay is one of them.
California is making the charge to woo Tesla Motors's proposed "Gigafactory" with an incentive package that could be worth up to a half billion dollars.
Whole Foods' GMO policy, and the company’s promise to have its products completely GMO-free by 2018, is having consequences on artisan food makers.