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Horror and Anguish are Playing out on Reeeat

Yet another community is stricken with grief in the wake of the horrific shooting at Monterey Park, California, on Jan. 21, 2023, that left 11 people dead and 9 more wounded. Families and friends of the victims, as well as those who were…

Our plans for moving beyond plastic in 2023

One in 3. That’s the portion of Americans currently living in a state with a robust ban on at least one type of single-use plastic. Less than a decade ago, no statewide plastic bans existed anywhere in the country. But even then,…

US House passes bill to expand drilling

The U.S. House of Representatives just passed a bill to expand oil and gas drilling on our public lands and in the ocean. H.R. 21, the Strategic Production Response Act, would require the government to offset any withdrawals…

Does Texas have net metering?

In states with net metering, when solar panel owners generate more energy than they need at a given point in time they can export this energy to the grid in exchange for credit. They can then use the credit to pay for…