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EPA to roll back carbon rule on new coal plants

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is expected on Thursday to roll back an Obama-era rule that requires new coal plants to capture...

U.S. judge gives preliminary OK to $48 mln VW investor settlement

Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, California, U.S. March 28, 2018. Volkswagen AG has paid more...

Exclusive: EPA refinery biofuel waiver program on hold pending review –...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Trump Administration has temporarily frozen a program meant to exempt small oil refineries in financial distress from the...

Trump slams California wildfire steps, threatens funding halt

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday rekindled his criticism of California’s wildfire prevention steps and threatened to withhold billions of...

Plains All American Pipeline convicted in 2015 California oil spill

(Reuters) - A California jury on Friday found the Houston-based Plains All American Pipeline company guilty on criminal charges of fouling state waters...

Trump’s EPA unveils weaker alternative to Obama power plant rule

(Reuters) - The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed replacing a signature Obama-era policy to combat climate change with a weaker plan that would...

U.S. court orders Trump administration to enforce chemical safety rule

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Friday ordered the Trump administration to immediately implement an Obama-era chemical safety rule introduced in...

U.S. judge orders review of TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline route

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in Montana has ordered the U.S. State Department to do a full environmental review of a revised...

Trump administration faces lawsuit over pesticides in wildlife refuges

(Reuters) - Conservationists on Wednesday notified the Trump administration that they would sue over its reversal of a 2014 decision prohibiting bee-killing pesticides...

Trump administration lifts GMO crop ban for U.S. wildlife refuges

(Reuters) - The Trump administration has rescinded an Obama-era ban on the use of pesticides linked to declining bee populations and the cultivation...

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