The smoke stacks at American Electric Power's Mountaineer coal-power plant in New Haven, West Virginia, October 30, 2009.(SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Court Rejects Challenge to EPA Climate Plan

By Clare Foran and Dan Berman/National Journal   -- In major victory for the Obama administration, a panel of federal judges has blocked a challenge to the Environmental Protection Agency's planned efforts to limit carbon-dioxide emissions from power plants. The June 9 ruling does not prevent … [Read More...]

Greenpeace has reported that China’s use of coal continues to fall dramatically, bringing CO2 emissions down with it. Using official Chinese government data, Greenpeace’s energy […]

By Marcelo Norsworthy/EDF Juan Parras has been leading the effort to bring environmental justice to Manchester for many decades. As founder and director of Texas […]

Imagine living in a neighborhood where dozens of refineries and petrochemical facilities surround your own home and the environment is as toxic “sitting in traffic […]

Twenty nine years after its creation, Clean Gulf Commerce Coalition’s very own Louisiana Environmental Action Network (LEAN) is still racking up kudos. The group was […]

By Juan Parras/T.E.J.A.S. It’s no secret that Houston is an oil-train derailment waiting to happen and that people would be killed in the disaster, possibly […]

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