The truth revealed: Environmental bluffs miss big picture
A lack of transmission lines makes wind farming an iffy crop
Sometimes "little green lies" bend the truth and become the basis for government policies that harm the environment.
A new drilling technology is opening up vast fields of previously out-of-reach oil in the western United States. This new drilling is expected to raise U.S. production by at least 20 percent over the next five years. And within 10 years, it could help reduce oil imports by more than half.
Desertification is occurring in almost 30 percent of China and salinization affects 10 percent of the nation.