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EPA Greenlights More Mountaintop Mining Destruction in Appalachia

Oh brother, another Appalachian mountaintop is about to bite the dust. 

Happy Birthday NEPA, science-based analysis, and public input

Imagine an environmental protection law that passes the House of Representatives by a vote of 372 to 15 and passes the Senate by voice vote with no recorded dissent. Well, you don't need to imagine this, or wake up from a dream.

Answers to Copenhagen Questions

In December I led the NRDC delegation to the Copenhagen climate summit. Many people have asked me about my experience there and what the Copenhagen Accord means for global climate change. Here are my answers.