Energy & Environment
The ruling will allow the EPA to focus on biggest carbon emitters, experts say.
Lawmakers are up in arms over a proposal they fear could give the EPA expansive powers.
Murray Energy called the rules “illegal, irrational, and destructive.”
The White House has agreed to delay appointing Norman Bay as chairman.
EPA chief Gina McCarthy said the new carbon rules will help spur a global climate policies.
Energy efficiency has a wide range of benefits apart from carbon reduction, McCarthy said.
Sen. James Inhofe (Okla.) was the only Republican to join Senate Democrats in debating climate...
The bill would prevent the Army Corps from working on a controversial rule with EPA to redefine the...
Obama ordered the action plan following last year’s deadly explosion in Texas.
Murkowski said the power plant emissions rule will lead to a less stable power grid.
Obama called the EPA carbon plan “one of the most ambitious steps" any nation has taken.
Sens. Barbara Boxer and David Vitter heatedly clashed during a hearing on nuclear safety.
Environmental and business interests both hailed the ruling as a victory.
The president has asked federal agencies to develop a plan for protecting pollinators.
A top agency official will signal wiggle room in the contentious regulation
Manchin said the purpose of the wind tax credit has ended and it should not be renewed.
The EPA's attempt to garner political support for its proposed carbon regulation actually casts...
“It will dramatically expand the reach of the federal government,” Rep. Bill Shuster warned.
The groups have tried to obtain communications under a Freedom of Information Act request.
The Environmental Protection Agency would not be allowed to veto a project until the Army Corps of...
"I think that’s a losing side of the argument,” the senior Obama adviser said.
Louisiana’s GOP House delegation wants Harry Reid to allow the Senate to vote on EPA regs.
Republicans say the EPA’s rule violates the Clean Air Act.
The report comes as manufacturers balk at the draft regulations for power plants.