Soaking the Customer

Soaking the Customer

Private companies are aggressively trying to expand their share of the water service market, and too often we’re getting a raw deal.

Fracking Perils

Fracking Perils

The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.

Open Letter to World Bank Officials on Pacific Rim-El Salvador Case

Pacific Rim is suing El Salvador for up to hundreds of millions of dollars under the U.S.-Central America Free Trade Agreement for not approving a mining license. Since Canada isn’t part of this agreement, Pacific Rim opened a subsidiary in Reno, Nevada.

Watching Out for Our Water

Dubious, albeit positive-sounding, promises from the corporate world can’t substitute for more meaningful safeguards against corporate abuse.

No Fracking Way

In addition to poisoning our water, homes, and bodies, fracking is eroding the quality of life in rural America.

Tap Water’s Budget Bottleneck

House lawmakers, who control the federal purse strings for the nation’s water supplies, spend nearly $1 million a year on bottled water.

Simmering Water War

Boneheaded executives and greed-headed investors might be draining the fresh water supplies where you live.