Defense bill open to shuttering S.C. waste project
The defense policy bill President Trump this week signed into law includes a repeat provision from last year's version that allows the government to stop work on the Mixed Oxide (MOX) Fuel Fabrication Facility if certain conditions are met. MOX critics see the rider as a loss for those who want the project to continue.
Trump signs NDAA with climate, chemical, species riders
President Trump this afternoon signed into law the latest National Defense Authorization Act with a host of energy and environment provisions.
Calif. looks to streamline project's environmental reviews
House lawmakers yesterday pressed the leader of California's high-speed rail project about rising costs, delays and the status of environmental reviews.
NOAA downgrades hurricane season forecast
This year's Atlantic hurricane season will be less active than predicted in May, NOAA announced today in its updated forecast.
Udall slams EPA for delaying ban on industrial solvent
Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and several people who say they lost family members as a result of exposure to a grease-removing solvent criticized EPA today for delaying bans on that chemical, trichloroethylene.