Jeff Bingaman

The Man Working on a Clean Energy Plan

Living on Earth talks with Democratic Senator Jeff Bingaman, the chair of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, charged with legislating a path to a clean energy future that will boost nuclear, "clean" coal, and natural gas.

Environment

Fueling the food crisis

Some agriculture experts say demand for ethanol is to blame for the global crisis in food prices. They want Congress to back away from aggressive targets. But Living on Earth's Jeff Young finds little appetite for that on Capitol Hill.

Senate Takes On Climate Change

The Senate took the issue of climate change to the floor and, for the first time, acknowledged that global warming is real, human-related, and that mandatory steps must be taken to curb greenhouse gas emissions. The so-called "Sense of the Senate" resolut

Environment

Fueling the food crisis

Some agriculture experts say demand for ethanol is to blame for the global crisis in food prices. They want Congress to back away from aggressive targets. But Living on Earth's Jeff Young finds little appetite for that on Capitol Hill.

Senate Takes On Climate Change

The Senate took the issue of climate change to the floor and, for the first time, acknowledged that global warming is real, human-related, and that mandatory steps must be taken to curb greenhouse gas emissions. The so-called "Sense of the Senate" resolut

The Man Working on a Clean Energy Plan

Living on Earth talks with Democratic Senator Jeff Bingaman, the chair of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, charged with legislating a path to a clean energy future that will boost nuclear, "clean" coal, and natural gas.