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its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.
If Scott Pruitt gets booted from his EPA post, his new deputy, a former coal-industry lobbyist, could take his place.
As global emissions rise, we should be redoubling our energy efficiency efforts. Instead, the Trump administration is working overtime to sabotage them.
Today’s young people are finally realizing just how much power their voices actually wield. These millennial climate activists have every intention of using it.
California cities square off against oil companies in a debate over who’s to blame for a warming planet.
A lawsuit forced Ryan Zinke’s Interior Department to disclose files relating to the shrinking of national monuments. It’s easy to see why he wanted them to stay hidden.
To what lengths will Scott Pruitt go to undo the good work being done by his agency’s scientists, researchers, and staff?
The Department of Transportation’s TIGER program helps communities thrive by funding innovative transportation projects. Congress shouldn’t let Trump do away with it.
For starters: It would endanger the environment, imperil water systems and other public assets . . . and then make states pay extra for it all.
The White House is doing all it can to scrub any mention of global warming from government documents. But the Pentagon may end up pushing back.
Quantum leaps in electric vehicle technology are causing some analysts to revise their estimates of when we’ll no longer crave so much crude.
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