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In a move that could open the door to industrial waste and interstate squabbles, the Ohio River Valley Water Sanitation Commission is making its water quality standards voluntary.
Dam removals are setting rapids and fish populations free and keeping swimmers and boaters safer.
With its incoming network of charging stations and incentive programs for consumers, Michigan may have the most forward-looking EV infrastructure plan in the Midwest.
Self-driving shuttles and energy audits are helping to keep this Ohio boomtown booming (without the carbon bust).
Historic flooding recently inundated parts of the Cornhusker State where the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would pass through. Here’s why that’s a disaster in the making.
After finding the species in Lake Ontario last fall, scientists and authorities are trying to get ahead of a possible invasion before it’s too late.
Two new bills could put the Prairie State on the path to 100 percent renewable energy within decades.
A county in eastern Iowa has been replacing gravel with slag, a steel industry byproduct. It’s hard, sharp, and potentially a public health concern.
Forgotten, derelict, and often leaky, these so-called orphan wells could number in the thousands.
With the manure of one mega-dairy already contaminating the water supply and another operation on the drawing board, Central Sands residents have had enough.
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