U.S. EPA climate policy

Niina Heikkinen

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Nheikkinen

Niina is a reporter with Climatewire and joined the company in 2015. She covers the shifting world of climate policy at U.S. EPA under the Trump administration, following changes from Capitol Hill to the scientist's workbench. She has previously covered agriculture, fisheries and biofuels, with a focus in scientific research and ecological conservation. Before joining the E&E News staff, she was a reporting fellow for Climatewire. She has a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and dual bachelor's degrees in animal science (with a concentration in pre-veterinary medicine) and journalism from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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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.