By Jeff Spross on March 7, 2014
Researchers looked at the effect nitrogen dioxide has on the heart, and found the changes encourage cardiovascular disease.
By Jeff Spross on March 5, 2014
The programs include funding for EPA's carbon emission rules, tax credits for green energy, a climate resilience fund, research spending, infrastructure spending, wildfire fighting, and more.
By Emily Atkin on February 28, 2014
"Voters support doing the right thing on climate," Taylor-Miesle wrote. "Candidates would do well to pay attention."
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By Ryan Koronowski on February 22, 2014
In its final days, the Bush Administration scrapped longstanding rules protecting streams from coal mining spoils -- a federal court just tossed the Bush-era rules.
By Katie Valentine on February 20, 2014
“I'm struggling to see how, in practical terms, this will protect our businesses,” one state representative said of the bill.
By Jeff Spross on February 12, 2014
The use of diesel fuel is one of the few areas where federal gives EPA regulatory authority over fracking, but the agency is only just now flexing its muscles over it.
By Andrew Breiner on February 7, 2014
As the Obama Administration drags its feet on regulation, over 50,000 tons of ash spill into a major waterway.
By Katie Valentine on February 5, 2014
The Environmental Integrity Project says large oil and gas facilities are releasing millions of tons of chemicals each year.
By Joanna M. Foster on February 4, 2014
The poll also found that most people think that the EPA already regulates carbon pollution from power plants, which is not true yet.
A stormwater pipe under an unlined coal ash pond at a shuttered plant in Eden, North Carolina, burst Sunday afternoon, draining tens of thousands of tons of coal ash into the Dan River.