FERC NOMINEE MOVES TOWARD CONFIRMATION: The Senate voted Wednesday to advance President Trump’s nominee to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) despite Sen. Joe Manchin’s (D-W.Va.) surprise vote against him.Lawmakers voted 50 to 49 to…
Complete Article From the publisher.The Interior Department is moving forward on revisions to Obama-era conservation plans for the greater sage grouse. The changes would ease restrictions on energy development. (Image credit: Tom Koerner/U.S. Fish and […]
Complete Article From the publisher.A new rule would emphasize public, peer-reviewed reports in its decision-making, which has scientists concerned about the exclusion of sensitive, private data.
Complete Article From the publisher.Kavanaugh thinks Congress should address climate change. That’s true, but it doesn’t lessen EPA’s authority Donald Trump’s latest Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accepts that humans are causing global warming and […]