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EPA’s Censored Science Rule Flouts Science and Public Health to Protect Dirty Industries

https://www.momscleanairforce.org/epas-censored-science-rule-flouts-science-and-public-health/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=epas-censored-science-rule-flouts-science-and-public-healthWritten by Molly Rauch In the latest deluge of lame-duck finalizations that will increase pollution and compromise the health of our families, to the benefit of polluting industries, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler […]

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Trump administration keeps existing smog limits, rejecting calls to toughen them

https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2020/12/23/trump-smog-rule/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_climate-environmentThe Trump administration declined to impose stricter limits on smog-forming pollutants Wednesday, arguing that national ozone standards set in 2015 are sufficient. Public health advocates think otherwise. Original Title: Trump administration keeps existing smog limits, […]

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EPA declines to tighten air quality standard for smog | Green groups sue over Trump bid to open Alaska's Tongass forest to logging

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/overnights/531523-overnight-energy-epa-declines-to-tighten-air-qualityHAPPY WEDNESDAY!!! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill’s roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at… […]

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Congress Passes Major Climate Legislation in Year-End Omnibus

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/congress-passes-major-climate-legislation-in-year-end-omnibus/The bill calls for phasing down emissions of hydrofluorocarbons, a potent greenhouse gas — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Original Title: Congress Passes Major Climate Legislation in Year-End Omnibus Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/congress-passes-major-climate-legislation-in-year-end-omnibus/

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Congress Passes Spending Bill With Solar, Wind Tax Credit Extensions and Energy R&D Package

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/greentechmedia/news/~3/TwJ7D9a_htA/solar-and-wind-tax-credit-extensions-energy-rd-package-in-spending-bill-before-congressThe U.S. Congress on Monday passed a massive spending bill that includes $35 billion in energy research and development programs, a two-year extension of the Investment Tax Credit for solar power, a one-year extension of the Production […]

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Biden’s policies on climate change

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/12/22/bidens-policies-climate-change/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_climate-environmentThe president-elect is mapping out a more aggressive strategy to deal with the crisis than any of his predecessors. Original Title: Biden’s policies on climate change Full Text of the Original Article: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2020/12/22/bidens-policies-climate-change/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_climate-environment

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The Trump Administration Is Reversing Nearly 100 Environmental Rules.

https://www.sharkriver.org/the-trump-administration-is-reversing-nearly-100-environmental-rules/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-trump-administration-is-reversing-nearly-100-environmental-ruleshttps://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/climate/trump-environment-rollbacks.html The post The Trump Administration Is Reversing Nearly 100 Environmental Rules. appeared first on Shark River Cleanup Coalition.