Calif., Texas reg review comments show stark partisan split
Top officials in the nation's two most populous states are taking starkly different views of a Trump administration push to revisit key environmental regulations.
Pruitt to meet with pro-Paris ministers
Scott Pruitt will be heading to a Group of Seven meeting in Italy early next month where he will come head-to-head with environmental ministers strongly in favor of international climate action.
GOP attorneys general pan 20 EPA rules
A group of Republican attorneys general are urging the Trump administration to target the Clean Power Plan and a host of other U.S. EPA air quality rules for possible changes or elimination in the course of a broader review.
EPA outlines plan for counting lost jobs, closed plants
U.S. EPA says it's working to comply with a district court order to evaluate the economic and jobs impacts of its air regulations on the coal industry even as it appeals the order in the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Thousands call on Pruitt to keep regulations in place
Thousands of Americans made personal appeals to U.S. EPA as Administrator Scott Pruitt and his staff consider whether the agency should loosen or get rid of environmental regulations.
McAuliffe puts Va. on a path to its own Clean Power Plan
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) yesterday directed state air regulators to write a plan to cap carbon emissions from power plants.
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Both sides claw for advantage in fight over case's future
Friends and foes of the Obama administration's signature effort to address climate change are angling for the upper hand as a federal court considers how to move forward with their case.
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Supreme Court stay factors into litigation's future
The Trump administration asked a federal court today to indefinitely suspend lawsuits over the Clean Power Plan rather than send the litigation back to U.S. EPA.
OMB releases guidance on Trump energy order
The White House has released guidance on how agencies should implement President Trump's executive order that takes aim at the Obama administration's climate policies, including the Clean Power Plan.
Lawmakers ponder big changes to climate program
California lawmakers trying to put their stamp on the state's climate policies are taking a wide view of their options.