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Obama Pollution

Gore Praises Major Obama Proposal

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore praised the Obama administration's plan announced Monday to cut carbon dioxide emissions from p...

'It's Going To Be Like Eating Spaghetti With A Spoon'

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 05.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The new pollution rule the Obama administration announces Monday will be a cornerstone of President Barack Obama's environmental l...

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...

Court Puts 'Disappointing' Hold On Power Plant Pollution Regulation

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 03.01.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal court Friday put on hold a controversial Obama administration regulation aimed at reducing power plant pollution in 27 s...

Al Gore: 'Obama Appears To Have Bowed To Pressure From Polluters'

Posted 11.07.2011 | Green

In Al Gore's most recent post to "Al's Journal," the former vice president slams President Obama for his recent retreat on smog standards. Last Fri...

Great Lakes Cleanup: Obama Seeks $300 Million

AP | JOHN FLESHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A Great Lakes fix-up plan designed to ward off species invasions, cleanse polluted harbors and make other environmental repai...

Obama, Automakers Announce "Truly Historic" Emissions Limits

AP | STEVEN R. HURST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is asking consumers to put their money _ up to $1,300 per new vehicle by 2016 _ behind his plan for higher e...