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The decision not to prohibit the pesticide, which has been linked to developmental disabilities, comes after years of legal wrangling.
The wind projects are meant to be an important component of the state’s plan to get 70 percent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030.
The proposal would significantly weaken or reduce the number and rigor of its safety inspections at the nation's 59 nuclear plants.
The disaster relief agency issued new guidelines to help city leaders cope with rising global temperatures.
Wildfires and hurricanes are pushing chemicals into the environment, with health effects that scientists are just beginning to understand.
The agency is preparing to weaken rules that, for a quarter-century, have given communities a voice in deciding how much industrial pollution may legally be released nearby.
Legislators moved to create a fund to help cover claims from blazes caused by the companies’ equipment. The bill aimed to shore up investor confidence.
The Gulf Coast is being inundated with rain and preparing for possible landfall of a tropical storm. A study of recent hurricanes found that climate change increased rainfall by up to 9 percent.
A new report ranks all 50 states based on which have created the most LEED-certified square feet per capita.
The analyst, Rod Schoonover, spoke in June before the House Intelligence Committee, but the White House refused to approve his written testimony for entry into the record.
Cities will need to spend heavily to adapt their water systems to cope with rainstorms like the one that struck Monday, experts warn.
The governors, including two Republicans and governors of four states that voted for President Trump in 2016, are urging his administration to halt his rollback of clean car rules.
The announcement means there will most likely be no new information about any potential oil and gas riches in the refuge when drilling leases are sold this year.
The two giant states have set some of the world's most ambitious climate targets, aiming to slash emissions close to zero in just decades.
The political clout and incentives of the state’s big power companies have discouraged installation of rooftop solar panels.
In 1919, Dwight Eisenhower set off to examine the state of America’s roads — and showed that cars were the future.
Beijing is using its financial might to expand its influence, eroding centuries of Russian dominance in a vast, resource-rich region.
Researchers looked at how many trees could be planted on every available parcel of land on Earth, where they could go, and what impact could be on our survival.
After years of relying on imports, the country has discovered huge gas reserves offshore. But it cannot easily use or sell the fuel to other countries.