Brian is Campaign Associate at Greenpeace's Climate & Energy Campaign. Follow him @brianfwjohnson.
Its here. The day the newly elected, Republican-dominated Congress takes office. The shift understandably has many folks concerned about the future of our climate. After all, Republicans don’t ...On January 6, 2015 / By Brian Johnson
Like so many of us, I am really concerned about climate change. So imagine my excitement upon hearing that writer-director Christopher Nolan (of recent Batman trilogy fame) might ...On November 12, 2014 / By Brian Johnson
With less than 24 hours till voting, we’ll spare you another analysis of which party will take the Senate and bring you something you’ve likely heard less about: ...On November 3, 2014 / By Brian Johnson
UPDATE: Facebook and Yelp have announced that they too are moving on from ALEC. On Tuesday, Facebook said: “While we have tried to work within ALEC to bring ...On September 22, 2014 / By Brian Johnson
The North Carolina legislature’s weak bill on coal ash has stalled, putting on hold legislation that would have failed to protect residents from the dangers of coal ash. ...On August 11, 2014 / By Brian Johnson
UPDATE: North Carolina’s Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has declared that Dan River is now safe for recreational use. Local news station ABC11-WTVD is questioning the announcement, after ...On July 24, 2014 / By Brian Johnson
A very important bill is sailing through the North Carolina Senate. Only four months following Duke’s massive coal ash spill at Dan River plant, S729 is the senate’s ...On June 24, 2014 / By Brian Johnson