News Efficiency

Interior Dept. Vows to Amend Methane Rule After Setback

Interior Dept. Vows to Amend Methane Rule After Setback

  • Published: May 10th, 2017

The Interior Department has flagged the waste prevention rule as one it will suspend, revise or rescind.

Environmental Rules Played Minor Role in Coal’s Decline

Environmental Rules Played Minor Role in Coal’s Decline

  • Published: Apr 26th, 2017

Environmental regulations played a small role in the coal industry's decline, a Columbia University report says.

Removal of Energy ‘Burdens’ Could Have Huge Impacts

Removal of Energy ‘Burdens’ Could Have Huge Impacts

  • Published: Mar 30th, 2017

President Trump's executive order on energy calls for the removal of "burdens" to domestic energy use.

Trump Moves to Dismantle U.S. Climate Rules

Trump Moves to Dismantle U.S. Climate Rules

  • Published: Mar 28th, 2017

President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday aiming to overturn federal climate policies.

Trump Budget Blueprint Eviscerates Energy Programs

Trump Budget Blueprint Eviscerates Energy Programs

  • Published: Mar 16th, 2017

The White House’s proposed budget forcefully kicks many federal climate-related energy programs to the curb.

Trump to Announce Review of Vehicle Emissions Rules

Trump to Announce Review of Vehicle Emissions Rules

  • Published: Mar 14th, 2017

The fuel standards were a central part of Obama's legacy on addressing climate change.

Climate-Friendly Energy Star Program Could be Cut

Climate-Friendly Energy Star Program Could be Cut

  • Published: Mar 9th, 2017

The Energy Star program is as much a climate program as it is an energy savings program.

Conservatives Push Carbon Tax to Address Climate Crisis

Conservatives Push Carbon Tax to Address Climate Crisis

  • Published: Feb 8th, 2017

A group of prominent conservatives is pushing for a carbon tax that pays cash dividends to Americans.