The Environmental Protection Agency apologized on Tuesday for leaking millions of gallons of wastewater into a Colorado river, but members of Congress from both parties say the agency needs to do more.
The Obama administration points to U.S. carbon dioxide emissions to justify its new power plant regulations, but government data show the power sector’s CO2 emissions are the lowest they’ve been in nearly three decades.
The Environmental Protection Agency, the federal agency committed to protecting “human health and the environment,” jeopardized both Wednesday by accidentally releasing one million gallons of wastewater into Colorado’s Animas River.
The Environmental Protection Agency’s new rule restricting carbon emissions from existing power plants has Republicans and fossil fuel advocates fuming, but the regulations could end up providing a major boost to U.S. oil production.
President Barack Obama’s plan targeting coal-burning power plants will cost a quarter of a million jobs and shrink the coal industry by nearly half, according to a new report by the American Action Forum (AAF).
The Republican majority of the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works has published a report exposing the years-long relationship between the Environmental Protection Agency and environmental activists that served to influence the development of the Obama administration’s “Clean Power Plan” formally announced by the president Monday.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is spending $1.5 million to bring a “stove intervention” to Africa.
Obama administration officials are labeling fighting climate change a “moral obligation” for world leaders.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does not effectively track hazardous waste coming into the United States, posing “unknown human and environmental exposure to toxic substances.”