Stories by Stefanie Spear

Stefanie Spear is the founder and executive director of EcoWatch and the president of Expedite Renewable Energy.    subscribe to Stefanie Spear's feed

Posted on: Feb 4, 2017, Source: EcoWatch

Is Sweden's deputy leader trolling Trump?

Posted on: Nov 15, 2016, Source: EcoWatch

"We will wait to see how the next administration addresses this, but I believe we're on the right track."

Posted on: Oct 10, 2016, Source: EcoWatch

It wasn't until the bitter end that the issue of energy and climate change came into the discussion.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2015, Source: Eco Watch

"Climate change is the most fundamental and existential threat to our species."

Posted on: Nov 30, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

Obama said we need to deliver a meaningful deal because the “next generation is watching.”

Posted on: Nov 16, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

“If we do not get our act together and listen to what the scientists say … you’re going to see all kinds of international conflict,” said the Democratic contender.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The Democratic presidential front-runner plays a sympathetic barrender named Val.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

RFK Jr. says that placing climate change in a moral context is an important development leading up to the Paris climate talks in December.

Posted on: Aug 19, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The Democratic presidential front-runner distanced herself from President Obama’s approval of Arctic offshore drilling.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

Greenpeace activists in Portland are blocking Shell’s icebreaker ship.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

"Cramming hens into cages for their entire lives constitutes cruelty to animals, and animals deserve better," the actor said.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The author and social activist introduced a Vatican conference linking the Pope's climate encyclical to the key U.N. conferences later this year.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The 102-34 House vote prohibits fracking permits until October 2017.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The 'Daily Show' host takes on the food companies for their practices.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

Pipeline bursts spilling 3 million gallons of toxic fracking wastewater.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2015, Source: EcoWatch

The Catholic pontiff says we should be stewards, not masters of the Earth.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2014, Source: EcoWatch

Nineteen people were arraigned for blockading the gates of a proposed storage site for fracked gases.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2014, Source: EcoWatch

After a 3,000-mile march across the country, 100 people shut down federal energy regulations office.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2014, Source: EcoWatch

For the second morning in a row, the “We Are Seneca Lake” protesters have blocked the gates of the Crestwood facility.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2014, Source: EcoWatch

Bans passed by Fort Collins voters ruled to impede the state's interest in oil and gas production.