A perceived setback in the U.S.' commitment to climate change spells bad news on multiple fronts.
Justice Barrett recused herself from cases involving Shell while she was a judge on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
"I cannot think of many things more frightening," Justice Elena Kagan wrote in a dissenting opinion to a ruling that restricts the EPA's regulatory power.
The Supreme Court announced two rulings for Thursday as its term nears a close.
The Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, allowing states to ban abortions.
Through the EPA, school districts can start replacing aging fleets with cleaner alternatives.
The Environmental Protection Agency's proposal aims to reduce nitrogen oxide emissions from trucks.
In the Marines, I lived by the credo "leave no one behind." Now that I am in civilian life, I am urging our policymakers not to leave any of us behind.
The EPA is forcing the plans to shut down their coal ash ponds ahead of schedule in an effort to curb toxic wastewater coming from the coal-burning plants.
A U.S. senator called on the EPA to take the lead on a possible diesel contamination of the Pearl Harbor military base's water supply.
After a federal judge removed Trump-era rollbacks to the Clean Water Act, the EPA is taking steps to redefine what waterways are protected going forward.
Aqueous Film Forming Foam is a fire suppressant used by firefighters, military members and other first responders.
The agency toured the city's water facility and found multiple problems that could be responsible for its lead-infested water.
"The people of Benton Harbor have suffered for too long," EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan said.
The so-called "forever chemicals" chemicals have been linked to certain cancers and other medical conditions.
"We're going to use every tool in our toolbox to restrict human exposure to these toxic chemicals.," EPA head Michael Regan said.
As employees at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), we know that EPA has the potential to use our knowledge and tools to turn the tide on climate change.
This morning, Lucid Motors announced that the EPA has estimated a 520 mile range for its Air Dream Edition Performance model, outpacing its competition.
The EPA "is committed to advancing environmental justice and incorporating equity considerations into all aspects of our work," the letter said.
"The contaminant and source of the odor have not been identified, but the leak has the potential to be explosive," the emergency declaration said.
The insecticide, due to be banned in six months, has been used in the U.S. since 1965.
President Biden's new executive order will call for 50 percent of all car sold in the U.S. to be electric by 2030. Here's how automakers reacted to the news.
"With this agreement, the EPA has committed to finally taking the necessary action to protect our communities and the resources we depend on," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.
A proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency on rules to take strides towards combatting climate change is expected to be released as early as next week.
Under Carper's proposal, the EPA would apply California's 2019 framework agreement on emissions standards reached between Ford, Volkswagen, Honda, BMW and Volvo.
Republicans used the CRA to repeal 14 Obama administration rules including those designed to strengthen workplace safety, wage, environmental and consumer protection. Democrats can invoke the same law to undo Trump rules.
"It should go without saying that someone who advised DuPont on how to avoid regulations is not someone we want advising this new administration," Brockovich wrote.
The chemical perchlorate, found in explosives, matches and rocket fuel, is believed to cause birth defects.
The pardon power isn't normally thought of as a deregulatory legal tool, but here, it could be just that.