Pollution

Church with $2K in gas driller's stock wins methane vote

May 17, 2018

A church with a minuscule stake in Range Resources has won shareholder approval of a resolution to force Pennsylvania's largest natural gas driller to produce a report on its effort to scale back methane emissions

Wynn completes $68 million pollution cleanup at casino site

May 17, 2018

Wynn Resorts has completed the costly cleanup of the former chemical plant site where it's building a $2.5 billion Boston-area casino

EU takes 6 member states to court over air quality

May 17, 2018

The European Union is taking six member states to court for exposing their citizens to too much air pollution

When lava flows, a Hawaiian goddess' name is invoked

May 17, 2018

In rural Hawaii neighborhoods where lava from Kilauea volcano has burned down or threatened to consume their homes, a name often comes up: Pele

Trump reversal of mining pollution rule challenged in court

May 16, 2018

Environmental groups are challenging the Trump administration's rejection of an Obama-era rule that would have required companies to prove they have the financial wherewithal to clean up mining pollution

'People's forest' marks 100 years, seeks new connections

May 16, 2018

A beloved national forest for hikers, nature enthusiasts, and artists alike is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its presidential declaration, and officials are asking the public to reflect on its history and envision its next century

The Latest: Mining industry backs Trump over pollution rule

May 16, 2018

The mining industry says it will intervene on behalf of the Trump administration in a lawsuit that seeks to revive an Obama-era rule requiring companies to prove they can clean up their pollution

Emissions of banned ozone-eating chemical somehow are rising

May 16, 2018

Emissions are somehow rising of a banned chemical that eats away at Earth's protective ozone layer, surprising scientists

US judge scraps Oakland, California, ban on coal shipments

May 15, 2018

A federal judge in California has struck down the city of Oakland's ban on coal shipments at proposed cargo terminal

Audit: EPA could do more to catch VW-type emissions fraud

May 15, 2018

Auditors say federal regulators have stepped up the kind of testing that could have caught years of emissions-rigging by Volkswagen.

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