In this episode, we explore how a hydropower boom could be coming to the Three Rivers and dig into what you need to know about Trump’s pick for EPA chief.
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Stories in this episode
- Are We Heading for a Hydropower Boom on the Three Rivers?
Adding hydropower capacity to the region's many existing dams could be a big new source of renewable energy. But some worry about the impact on the Three Rivers' still-recovering fisheries.
- The Region’s Aging Locks and Dams Could Put Growth on Lockdown
Moving goods on barges is big business. But it’s a part of the economy that floats precariously on infrastructure in dire need of an overhaul.
- Can Environmentalists Reach Trump Voters? The Head of PennFuture Says, Yes.
From championing the cause of retraining miners to finding common ground in the public commons, veteran environmentalist Larry Schweiger thinks there are plenty of ways environmentalists can reach out beyond their base.
- Here’s What You Need to Know About Trump’s Pick for EPA Chief
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt made a name for himself suing the Environmental Protection Agency. But he may soon find himself in charge of it.