Federal regulators vote to limit practice of measuring climate impact of pipelines

Federal regulators vote to limit practice of measuring climate impact of pipelines

Federal regulators appeared to defy a 2017 court ruling when they decided not to take greenhouse gas emissions into account as part of...
Axed NASA climate science program rises from the dead

Axed NASA climate science program rises from the dead

A House panel reportedly voted this week to restore a critical climate science program run by NASA, a week after reports circulated that...

Here’s how the House’s Farm Bill would undermine environmental protections

Every five years — give or take — the United States Congress passes a massive piece of legislation known as the Farm Bill,...
Critics accuse Pruitt of doing ‘bidding of powerful lobbyists’ with EPA chemical safety rollback

Critics accuse Pruitt of doing ‘bidding of powerful lobbyists’ with EPA chemical safety rollback

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to roll back an Obama-era rule meant to reduce the risks of chemical disasters at more than...
Female climate scientist is finally honored for her contributions 162 years later

Female climate scientist is finally honored for her contributions 162 years later

It was “blind luck” said Ray Sorenson, a retired petroleum geologist, regarding how he first came across Eunice Foote’s name. Sorenson, whose basement...
Democratic candidate heavily invested in crude oil, despite claiming to be an environmental champion

Democratic candidate heavily invested in crude oil, despite claiming to be an environmental champion

Harley Rouda, a California businessman running for Congress in California’s 48th district, has posited himself as the environmental choice to take down Rep....
After a career built on lies, Rex Tillerson slams leaders like Trump who lie

After a career built on lies, Rex Tillerson slams leaders like Trump who lie

In one of the most hypocritical graduation speeches in recent memory, former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson launched a thinly veiled but scathing...
Coal on its last legs in New York after state proposes tough emissions rule

Coal on its last legs in New York after state proposes tough emissions rule

New York state officials issued a proposed rule Wednesday that is expected to help the state meet Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D) goal of...
Forest Service sued after Virginia pipeline protestor denied medical access

Forest Service sued after Virginia pipeline protestor denied medical access

A Virginia-based organization is suing the Forest Service after officials denied an anti-pipeline protester medical access. The lawsuit contends that officials violated both...

Bitcoin energy consumption has been more overhyped than bitcoin itself

The only thing more over-hyped than Bitcoin is the question about the fraction of world energy now consumed by the trendy virtual currency...

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