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Coal CEO Blasts 'Insane, Regal Administration Of King Obama' For Regulating Emissions

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.23.2014 | Politics

Robert Murray, the outspoken chief executive officer of Murray Energy Corporation, compared the White House to the "Gestapo" and said that he is so wo...

Kate Sheppard

Senators Argue 4 Months Not Enough Time To Comment On EPA Carbon Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A majority of the Senate wants the Environmental Protection Agency to extend the time for the public to comment on draft rules, released...

Let American Ingenuity Lead the Way on Climate Change -- Again!

Margo T. Oge | Posted 09.21.2014 | Green
Margo T. Oge

On Monday June 2, 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a regulation that would cut carbon pollution from power plants up to 30 percent by 2030. Within hours, House Speaker John Boehner delivered his response.

Basis For EPA Clean Power Plan Cuts A 'Mystery'

Climate Central | Bobby Magill | Posted 06.30.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. Texas emits more carbon dioxide from electric power plants into the atmosphere than any other st...

Kate Sheppard

Podesta Says White House Is Ready To Spar Over Power Plant Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 06.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House senior counselor John Podesta challenged the assumption that new rules on carbon emissions from power plants, which the admi...

GOP's EPA Attacks Discredited

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

As soon as the Environmental Protection Agency issued a new proposal Monday calling for a 30 percent reduction in power plant carbon emissions by 2030...

Kate Sheppard

Future Of New EPA Power Plant Rules Depends On The States

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Now that the Environmental Protection Agency has unveiled new standards for emissions from power plants, responsibility will fall to the...

House Republicans Fighting What They Call Obama's 'War On Coal'

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a long-expected skirmish, House Republicans are moving to block President Barack Obama's plan to limit carbon pollution from ne...

West Virginia Governor Cautions Against 'Unreasonable' EPA Regulations

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green

West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin (D) cautioned the federal Environmental Protection Agency against "unreasonable" greenhouse gas regulations on Mon...

U.S. Northeast States Ask EPA To Crack Down On Midwest Pollution

Reuters | Posted 02.08.2014 | Green

(Updates with reaction from Kentucky official) By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Eight Northeastern and mid-At...

U.S. Power Industry Braces For Court Air Pollution Ruling

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2012 | Green

* EPA seeks to control coal-fired power plant emissions * US appeals court delayed effective date, to decide on rule * E...