energy

Investigative Series: Coal's Dirty Secret

June 4, 2010 - MAY/JUNE 2010 | Coal ash is the country's second-biggest source of industrial waste and full of arsenic, lead and other toxins -- yet it's routinely dumped near communities with little publicity and few rules. In a week-long investigation, Facing South looks at the growing problem of coal ash and the looming battle in Washington over regulation.

Good Times for Big Oil

April 29, 2005 - As we've noted before, these may be tough times for regular folks filling up at the pump -- but things couldn't be better for Big Oil.