It promises a change in farming practices, but carries no penalties for farms that fail to do so.
Energy & Environment
Leaders should heed the concerns of the global community, private sector and military.
Climate change is fundamentally altering the food we eat.
Modern society's addiction to fossil fuels is disastrous on a global scale.
Will low oil prices cause some OPEC nations to reconsider their membership?
Renewable energy sources are not always reliable, and the costs to make them so are colossal.
The trade association for US corn ethanol producers is having a tantrum over an EPA decision.
Countries would put in place an overall emissions cap and continue to push toward stronger goals over time.
Storing nuclear waste safely should be a decision based on science, not politics.
US energy producers receive very few subsidies, but activists incorrectly say otherwise.