By Katie Valentine on April 22, 2014
The long-awaited rule will cut the coal dust exposure limits of miners in half.
By Jeff Spross on April 10, 2014
The meetings included officials from a number of states -- Kentucky and West Virginia among them -- along with trade associations, environmental groups, and major companies.
By Jeff Spross on April 9, 2014
The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources joined Duke Energy on Monday in appealing a ruling that the company clean up groundwater pollution from its coal ash storage ponds.
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By Jeff Spross on March 19, 2014
A major utility group overshot how much previous rules for sulfur dioxide emissions would hike electricity rates by 16 to 24 percent.
By Jeff Spross on March 12, 2014
SolarCity and Best Buy have just announced a deal to get customers low-cost and low-hassle solar power for their homes.
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 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 Emily Atkin on February 18, 2014
A family with a rich history of working for and benefiting from the oil industry, never in their wildest dreams did the Labrecques think they would be the ones fighting this fight.
By Jeff Spross on February 12, 2014
Once the U.S. reaches its current target of a 17 percent emissions cut from 2005 levels by 2020, how serious will the next set of targets be in 2025? 2030? 2050?
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.