by Ari Phillips Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
Texas' chief toxicologist is arguing that we don't need tougher ground-level ozone restrictions because we spend so much time indoors.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on October 14, 2014
Grimes repeatedly challenged Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on his party's fight against protecting miners from black lung.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 14, 2014
A new proposal from the Union of Concerned Scientists found that the EPA's calculation that renewables could comprise 12 percent of U.S. electricity sales by 2030 is far from ambitious.
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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 Ari Phillips Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
"This is the first mountaintop mining permit ever challenged, and it should send a signal that the tide has turned on mountaintop mining."
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 30, 2014 Updated: September 30, 2014
Occidental Petroleum revealed Friday that it is leaving ALEC amid widespread backlash over the free-market lobbying group's efforts to undermine clean energy and promote climate change denial.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 23, 2014
The proposed rule would give Clean Water Act protection to about 20 million acres of wetland and two million miles of streams.
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 22, 2014
Since 1990, an estimated 3 million tons of toxins from mobile and stationary sources have been removed from the air every year, according to the report.