Stories by Amy Westervelt

Amy Westervelt is the managing editor of Earth Island Journal and writes about clean tech and environmental policy for a variety of print and web publications including Earth2Tech, Consumers Digest, and Sustainable Industries. She recently co-authored a report on sustainable cities for the Living Cities Foundation. subscribe to Amy Westervelt's feed

Posted on: Feb 18, 2011, Source: EcoSalon

A new business venture capitalizes on waste.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2010, Source: The Faster Times

Based on Palin's environmental record, she appears to hate nature. The Discovery Channel should really find a more appropriate host for their new nature show.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2010, Source: Earth Island Journal

David de Rothschild has set sail for Australia in a boat made of plastic bottles. But is his anti-pollution crusade contributing to the problems it's supposed to critique?

Posted on: Feb 16, 2010, Source: SolveClimate

With the federal government stepping up its efforts to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, state policies governing emissions are being put on hold. This may be really bad news.