Everything You Need to Know About Pot’s Environmental Impact

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Lots of energy. Lots of water.

Can Bernie Sanders Ride Fracking to Victory in New York?

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The Democratic presidential candidates have divergent views on the controversial natural gas drilling technique.

Study: Miami Can Expect 380 Instances of Flooding a Year by 2045

Miami flooding

Thanks to climate change.

Wanna See What Happens When You Rely on the Fossil Fuel Sector and Slash Taxes?

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Check out Louisiana.

Weird Ailments, Toxic Water, Dismissive Officials—and No, This Isn’t Flint

The aftermath of the 2008 Kingston Fossil Plant spill in Tennessee—the worst coal ash spill in US history Dot Griffith/Appalachian Voices

The environmental justice disaster you’ve never heard of.


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