Complete Article From the publisher.Concerns about tailpipe emissions rules and a treaty on heat-trapping refrigerants were among the reasons Senate Democrats voted against advancing President Trump’s pick to lead EPA.
Complete Article From the publisher.Policies may change gradually but the climate crisis is no longer emerging gradually and an issue for the future. The impacts of a warming planet on extreme weather and sea level […]
Complete Article From the publisher.The Environmental Protection Agency employs about 13,000 people to protect Americans from pollution. Last week, fewer than 900 were working, the rest having been furloughed due to the government shutdown. Among […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Subscribe to The High Country News. Environmentalists hope action will follow new state stance on climate.
Complete Article From the publisher.A few weeks after President Donald Trump moved into the White House, he received a memo from one of his biggest campaign donors: Robert Murray, the CEO of Murray Energy, America’s […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Subscribe to The High Country News. Can newly elected progressives convince party leaders to embrace a bold climate agenda?
Complete Article From the publisher.Jay Inslee, governor of Washington, wants to be the climate candidate in the 2020 presidential election. “Without defeating climate change, nothing else long term is possible for the future of our […]
Complete Article From the publisher.In 1956, journalist Waldemar Kaempffert published an article in the New York Times warning of future environmental catastrophe — including global temperature rise — if humanity failed to curb CO2 emissions. […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Education secretary asks headteachers to consider using sustainable alternatives Schools are being encouraged to set themselves the target of eliminating their reliance on single-use plastics by 2022. The education secretary, Damian […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Congress has passed a bill that could make it easier for you to access public data released by the government. The House approved the OPEN Government Data Act on Saturday, while […]