Articles by Andrew Korfhage

Apple is Using Toxic Tech

Toxic Tech

April 2, 2014 | Apple and other big manufacturers must swap less-deadly chemicals for the cancerous ones poisoning their Chinese workers.

Smokestacks from Coal Powered Plant

The Fracking War on Coal

February 19, 2014 | A surge in cheap, fracked natural gas coupled with a steady rise in renewable power generation are reducing our reliance on coal for power.


Banking on the Poor

May 1, 2013 | Payday borrowers are trapped in a spiral of revolving loans and compounding penalties.


Carbon Divestment

March 6, 2013 | Already, the California Teachers' Pension Fund, the state of Vermont, the city of Seattle, and students across the nation are working on divestment campaigns that will speed the transition to renewable energy.

How Romney Could Blow Iowa

How Romney Could Blow Iowa

August 13, 2012 | The wind energy industry relies on a soon-to-expire tax credit that protects American jobs and our health.

Clearing the Air

Clearing the Air

June 11, 2012 | Many health care organizations have joined environmental advocates like the Sierra Club and the Natural Resources Defense Council in supporting a new EPA rule that would curb the deadly pollution spewed from the next generation of coal-fired power plants.

Stand up to Big Plastic

Stand up to Big Plastic

May 16, 2011 | Disposable plastic bag manufacturers are waging a misinformation campaign that even targets the individual companies that offer green shoppers reusable bag options.