On this day in 2010, a BP oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, resulting in the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
Over 100 corporations and groups have left ALEC since 2011, when Common Cause and other groups launched a campaign to call public attention to the group's activities.
"The bottom line is: common-sense, sensible climate change policy is economic growth policy for the state of California."
After years of refuting thoroughly debunked arguments against it, the Century City Center has been approved.
A nuclear power plant near the town of Brattleboro is being shut down thanks to local environmental activism.
Sometime this year, the International Court of Justice is expected to hear a true David-and-Goliath challenge to the world's nuclear powers.
Developments in 2014 make clear that the impacts of climate change are going to continue to grow, and the struggle to address this will intensify.
"We must act now to address global climate change and promote the creation and maintenance of good jobs in the clean energy economy."
A coalition of alternative energy supporters cut the ribbon on a church solar project - the largest community solar project in West Virginia - for an installation cost of $1!
"The thyroid cancer death rate for children in the Fukushima area is 40 times higher than normal; tuna caught near California have signs of cesium traceable to Fukushima."