by Katie Valentine Posted on January 30, 2015
The lawsuits claim that emissions from large Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, or CAFOs, are a threat to public health and the environment.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 19, 2014
Here's a look at some of the year's biggest climate court cases and the legal battles that await us in 2015.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 18, 2014
The rule is expected to include requirements on how coal ash should be disposed, how existing coal ash pits should be cleaned up, whether coal ash should be designated as a hazardous material, and who should be responsible for enforcing the rules.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 17, 2014
On Tuesday, President Obama announced he was withdrawing a pristine and ecologically rich region of Alaska from any future oil and gas development.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 11, 2014
Forty-six percent of those surveyed agreed "much" more that "scientists at the EPA should set pollution standards" over Congress, and another 22 percent agreed with it "somewhat."
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 10, 2014
A letter the Senators sent to the agency on Tuesday laid specific modifications that would get even more carbon emission cuts out of the new rule for power plants.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on December 9, 2014
From landmark climate deals to new regulations on carbon pollution, the U.S. coal industry has little to celebrate this holiday season.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 7, 2014
"Republican attorneys general have formed with some of the nation’s top energy producers to push back against the Obama regulatory agenda."
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 26, 2014
Here's why you might be wary to believe them.
by Jeff Spross Posted on November 20, 2014
A new report by top environmental groups lays out how the federal government could cut methane emissions 42 to 48 percent with three regulatory reforms.