Friday, July 1, 2022

Everyday Should Be Earth Day

Opinion  Like most Americans, I’m concerned about climate change. Sometimes I feel discouraged.  I worry about my children’s future, and I don’t always know what...

A New Group – Third Act

Opinion A new group ThirdAct.org is taking serious action on climate change. It was started by Bill McKibben, a well-known educator, writer, and climate activist...

First Green Bank in Nevada Names Founding Executive Director

Last month, the Nevada Clean Energy Fund named Kirsten Stasio as its founding executive director. Created after the state legislature passed Senate Bill 407...

The Thacker Pass Lithium Mine Would Supply Nuclear Weapons and Reactors

Opinion The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything except our thinking. Thus, we are drifting toward catastrophe beyond conception. We shall require a...

Consumerism vs. Wild Horses

Opinion https://vimeo.com/285882192 Every morning, as I share breath with wild horses that visit my cabin in the wilderness, I am in awe of their spirits and...

What the Build Back Better Act Would Mean for Nevada

With the Bill’s Passage Cast in Doubt, An Opportunity to Strengthen Nevada’s Leadership Role in the American West Could Vanish With It. This weekend, the...

Greater Sage Grouse Conservation

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has initiated a planning process for the conservation of the greater sage grouse, which environmental groups say is...

Water Pollution Control Permit for Thacker Pass Lithium Mine

Opinion To the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, and to the public. My name is Max Wilbert. I am a community organizer, author, wilderness guide, and...

First Person Accounts – Saying No to The Lithium Mine at...

Opinion Lithium Nevada, LLC, a subsidiary of Lithium Americas Corporation has proposed a significantly large lithium mining project less than a one-hour drive north of...

No, We Don’t Have to Mine Our Way to Clean Energy

Opinion Any regular reader of the Ally will be familiar with the ongoing drama at Thacker Pass, where a Canadian mining corporation wants to mine...