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Trump administration set to relax Obama-era water protections: report

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is set to reduce the number of federally regulated waterways protected under the U.S. Clean Water Act...

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...

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