Polls have shown that governors who oppose EPA's proposed carbon limits are seriously out of step with how their constituents feel, and new research now shows that they may also be out of touch with what's best for the economy of their states.
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In a landmark decision on Friday that could have far-reaching implications for federal coal leasing, a U.S. District Court judge ruled against the expansion of Arch Coal’s West Elk mine in Colorado for failure of federal regulators to consider the social cost of carbon in their environmental review.
According to a new Stanford-led study, by the end of the century, over half of the world’s population will be battling to breathe, as climate change increases the frequency of stagnant air days, dramatically decreasing air quality.
There is mounting evidence that certain types of air pollution can be bad for your brain. New research shows that exposure to even relatively low concentrations of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) can significantly impair cognitive functioning.