EPA: Keystone XL's Climate Impacts Need To Be RevisitedWith the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to "revisit" how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.
White House Threatens To EPA Related BillsThree House Republican bills would prevent or delay environmental decisions, warns White House.
Kentucky Coal Miner: 'I'll Be Surprised' If I'm Still Working 2 Years From NowIn the shadow of Paradise Fossil Plant's aging smokestacks, where white steam and carbon dioxide rises into the sky, outdated coal-fired generators are being replaced with one that runs on natural gas.
O'Malley Applauds U.S. Plan to Curb CO2 EmissionsThe federal government's new plan for reducing pollutants blamed for global warming recognizes the value of steps Maryland has already taken, Gov. Martin O'Malley said Monday.
EPA Launches Controversial 'Clean Power Plan'The Environmental Protection Agency has announced a plan that will set the first-ever national carbon pollution standards limits for America’s existing power plants.
Obama, Farmers Battle Over Chesapeake Bay CleanupA court case asks whether the EPA went too far in negotiating an agreement that puts pollution limits on the nation's largest estuary.
GOP-Led Industry Groups Take On Climate Change In Supreme CourtIndustry groups and Republican-led states are heading an attack at the Supreme Court against the Obama administration's sole means of trying to limit power-plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming.
The Numbers That Show How Essential An Agency IsNASA may have the Right Stuff, but it's not essential.
Ex-EPA Official Pleads Guilty to Theft A former high-ranking official with the Environmental Protection Agency pleaded guilty Friday to stealing nearly $900,000 from the agency over 13 years by failing to show up for work while falsely claiming to be working for the CIA and for filing bogus expenses.
Obama Takes On Coal Power With First-Ever Carbon Restrictions The Obama administration will press ahead Friday with tough requirements for new coal-fired power plants, moving to impose for the first time strict limits on the pollution blamed for global warming.
Government Offers Gas Mileage Labels for Used CarsThe U.S. government has come up with window labels that show the gas mileage and pollution of used cars.