posts from: regulation
Jun 3, 2014
How much does each state need to reduce its carbon load to comply with the federal government’s landmark carbon rule?
Jun 2, 2014
An historic event or an historic trend?
Feb 24, 2014
Today the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments in a case challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations.
Feb 19, 2014
Yes, failing … just like the coal ash ponds along the Dan River.
Aug 27, 2013
Was lack of government regulation at fault?
Aug 2, 2013
In July after 154 leader-less days, the EPA finally got a new administrator. Days later House Republicans put the agency’s budget on the chopping block. Today four former EPA chiefs under Republican presidents chimed in with their thoughts on climate change, the agency they all headed, and the need for action.
Jun 6, 2013
Senator Frank Lautenberg left us with two bills aimed at updating and improving the regulation and safety of the chemicals we use and live with. Which one’s better?
Jun 3, 2013
Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), the lone ranger on toxic substance reform, dies.
Feb 22, 2013
With Lisa Jackson’s official departure from EPA last week, President Obama is reportedly homing in on her replacement. Rumor has it that Gina McCarthy will fill the spot as the next EPA chief.
Nov 28, 2012
A clean-coal lobbying group talks of a “shared … commitment” with the Obama administration on the environment. Hmm.