Energy & Environment
The EPA's inability to consider costs may be leading to inappropriately weak standards.
It cleared the Banking Committee in a 13-9 vote, but the White House opposes the effort.
Federal regulators announced new oil refinery regulations on Tuesday.
Lisa Murkowski said the federal government should produce more simple regulations.
Most of the regulations former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) wants to repeal as president are...
Nearly three-quarters of voters back the contentious regulations.
A federal judge ordered financial regulators Wednesday to move forward on a long-delayed rule to...
The agency announced two proposed rules on Monday.
The government has already spent $296.5 million to protect the bird and its habitat.
Environmental Protection Agency proposed new rules to limit emissions of the potent natural gas.
Climate activists say the rules are essential to protect the planet, but business groups say it...
The Supreme Court ruled against the EPA's major air pollution regulation in July.
The EPA will tighten the standard to 70 parts per billion.
The water pollution rules target toxic discharges from power plants.
Sen. Barbara Boxer urged the EPA to protect “God’s planet” during a testy climate hearing Tuesday.
Part of the funding came from the Monsanto Company.
Republicans returned to Capitol Hill this week with a new sense of urgency on the issue.
Federal nuclear energy regulators have decided to end a study they had started to determine the...
The industry opponents of the EPA's new regulations are the ones disregarding economics.
US policymakers must scrutinize Europe's misinformed gamble on renewable energy.
More than 30 large whales have washed up on the shores of the Alaskan gulf since May.
The administration wants to restrict allowable methane emissions from landfills by about a third.
Conservation groups filed a petition more than eight years ago.
States, energy companies and business groups are preparing to sue the administration.