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EPA Science Advisory Board Nominee: Actually, CO2 Emissions Are Good

A committee of climate change deniers may soon influence how the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) uses science in decisionmaking. The agency is currently restaffing...

EPA chief: Climate science review could take months

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittOvernight Energy: Trump adviser affirms intent to leave Paris deal | Officials report leaks at...

Who’s behind fossil fuel extraction? It’s not just Republicans

The plan to speed construction of fossil fuel infrastructures cast a shadow over our half-hearted participationThis article originally appeared on Truthout.Like the sections of...

EU’s Top Energy Official Claims Trump Has Decided Not To Pull...

The Trump administration allegedly said Saturday the country is going to re-enter the Paris climate accord, according to the European Union's top energy official."The...

EPA to reconsider Obama-era coal ash disposal rule

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulators will reconsider portions of an Obama administration rule regulating coal ash, a byproduct of fossil fuel-fired power plants.The rule,...

Miami mayor rips Pruitt climate change criticism in light of Irma

Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado on Wednesday slammed Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittOvernight Energy: Gary Cohn to meet climate ministers at...

Hillary Blames Obama’s ‘War On Coal’ For Her Unpopularity In Coal...

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton blamed the Obama administration's failure to squash the "war on coal" narrative as at least one reason she...

House votes to block funding for EPA methane pollution rule

Lawmakers voted Wednesday to block implementation of a key Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) pollution rule.The House voted 218-195 to strip funding for an Obama-era...

EPA delays toxic waste rule for power plants

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is pushing back by two years key deadlines in a 2015 rule limiting toxic water pollution from coal-fired power...

Next up, the animals: GOP moves to strip protections from endangered...

With the trophy-hunting Trumps in power, the Endangered Species Act is under attack from anti-environmental zealotsIn the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, one of the...