Stories by Sunny Lewis

Sunny Lewis is editor-in-chief of Environment News Service, an independently owned, real-time wire service covering the environment. subscribe to Sunny Lewis's feed

Posted on: Jul 13, 2005, Source: Environment News Service

A coalition of conservation groups have launched a nationwide boycott to protest the oil giant's many misdeeds; chiefly, its plan to drill for oil in the Arctic Refuge.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The Bush Administration’s fingerprints are all over a draft of an international plan to combat climate change.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2005, Source: Environment News Service

Prompted by an eco-friendly mayor, San Francisco is cleansing itself of grime and litter, planting trees and getting ready for an influx of visitors from overseas, attracted by the weak U.S. dollar.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

California has passed the nation's first-ever greenhouse gas reduction law. And Big Auto isn't going to take it lying down.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

The first off-shore wind farm in the U.S. will produce clean energy, lower electricity prices, create jobs and harm no animals, birds or fish. So what if it blocks the view.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

New Jersey has just enacted the strictest mercury and arsenic rules in the nation. Now if only the rest of the country would follow suit.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

The environment wasn't an important factor in the choices of voters in pivotal battleground states like Ohio. And across the country, green ballot measures had mixed results.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

Green groups watching the second presidential debate say Bush's assertions amounted to a 'gross misrepresentation of the President's real record.'

Posted on: Sep 8, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

Tired of sitting in traffic? Get used to it; a new report says worsening gridlock is our latest national trend.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

There's been no mention at the Republican convention of natural resource conservation, or energy, forests, water, oil, oceans, chemical contamination or the environmental causes of disease.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

As conventioneers arrive, demonstrators at the World Trade Center site are holding a daily vigil to inform the nation that the area is still contaminated with toxics spread when the buildings collapsed.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

John Edwards' stellar environmental voting record delights conservation groups and adds a distinctly green hue to the Kerry campaign.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2004, Source: Environment News Service

A disturbing new report shows the cumulative impact of harmful Bush administration environmental policies on Hispanic communities.