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Obama's Climate Plan: What's Missing?

Robert Fri | Posted 10.16.2013 | Green
Robert Fri

Predictably, the president's Climate Action Plan has taken a lot of heat -- both for being too modest and too overbearing. But something is lost in framing the debate that way. More important is whether any plan will achieve actual results.

EPA To Reduce New Power Plants' Pollution

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.26.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration forged ahead on Tuesday with the first-ever limits on heat-trapping pollution from new power plants, igno...

Obama Halts EPA Regulation On Smog Standards

AP | JULIE PACE and DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 11.02.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — In a dramatic reversal, President Barack Obama on Friday scrubbed a clean-air regulation that aimed to reduce health-threatening sm...

Some Facilities Won't Have To Comply With New Federal Pollution Rules

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — More than a dozen industrial facilities could escape new federal controls on air pollution and the gases blamed for global warming ...

Ryan Grim

'Flabbergasted' Murkowski Hits Back At White House | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lisa Murkowski pushed back against the White House on Wednesday on the eve of a Senate debate and vote on her resolution to block the Environmental Pr...