Brandon Baker

Half of All New Energy Capacity in the US This Year Is Renewable

Renewable energy continues growing its share of new electricity generation in the U.S.

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New App Tracks Your Carbon Footprint, Compares it to Your Facebook Friends’ Output

San Francisco-based Oroeco may have discovered the best way to get people to curb climate change.

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New York Court Dismisses Pro-Fracking Lawsuits

The State of New York won’t be rushed by the fracking industry, its supporters or their lawsuits.

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The Epic Drought Won't Stop Fireworks in Some of America's Driest States

It’s so dry around Phil Griego’s New Mexico village that grass crunches when ranchers like himself shift horses, cattle and other animals from one field to another.

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VIDEO: Shocking Undercover Investigation Exposes Buried-Alive Chickens at Nation's Second-Largest Producer

After watching Pilgrim’s Shame: Chickens Buried Alive, it’s tough to decide which is more disturbing—the combination of physical abuse and inhumane killing of chickens or the murderous mentality of the animal farmers who were secretly taped earlier this year.

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