by Katie Valentine Posted on October 10, 2014
Sportsmen's groups want President Obama to act on climate change, and they think the administration's recent power plant rule is a pretty good way to do it.
by Emily Atkin Posted on October 8, 2014
"Making environmental regulations is difficult and complicated enough without having federal judges weigh in at every step along the way," Judge Gerrard wrote.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014
While still Judge-Executive in Jefferson County, Kentucky, McConnell raised numerous concerns about plans to build the plant on the Louisville waterfront.
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The health benefits of the reduced power plant pollution would result in 3,500 fewer premature deaths, 1,000 fewer hospital visits, and 220 fewer heart attacks every year.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on September 26, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
Believe in the reality of climate change? That could be enough to earn an attack from the right.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 19, 2014
The new GOP report doesn't mention EPA's carbon rule for power plants, but it clearly assumes the regulation will drive up energy costs. Here's why that assumption is wrong.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The GAO report upped its estimate of coal retirements by 2025 to 13 percent of national capacity, and said "widespread reliability concerns are not anticipated."
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 11, 2014 Updated: September 11, 2014
Here's why they're almost certainly wrong.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 8, 2014
The Republicans plan to re-up 13 energy bills they've already passed to approve Keystone, dismantle carbon regulations, and expand offshore drilling.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 3, 2014
New York and 11 other states are asking to intervene in a lawsuit which says the EPA is not legally allowed to limit carbon dioxide pollution from coal plants.