Climate Change & Nuclear Energy in the 21st Century

Climate change and world energy needs lead us to look at nuclear power as a major non-carbon energy producer for a better future. Hear of the latest in advanced nuclear technology from Oregon start-up NuScale LLC, and local Seattle start-up TerraPower. What would this mean for existing nuclear power plants? Would they provide our growing […]
Oct 9, 2017

The (other) oil industry greenwashes de-forestation in Indonesia

It is a shock to think of Indonesia as the world’s third largest emitter of greenhouse gases. How could a country that boasts one of the world’s most diverse ecosystems be spewing out more carbon and methane than economic powerhouses such as Germany and Japan? The answer lies in the forest. Or what’s left of […]
Nov 21, 2012