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.
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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.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 3, 2014 Updated: September 3, 2014
Republicans have issued a demand that EPA and the NRDC turn over documents from 2009 and on concerning the latter group's involvement in the design of the carbon rule.
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 6, 2014
And one Republican candidate for governor is pledging to make his state the thirteenth.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 31, 2014
Christian, Jewish, and Hindu leaders urged the EPA not to weaken their proposed regulations on carbon emissions from coal plants.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
The EPA will hold a series of hearings starting tomorrow to garner public comments, and conservative and fossil fuel groups are mobilizing to attend.
by Katie Valentine Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 28, 2014
"You talk about terrorism -- you can do it in a lot of different ways."