Energy & Environment
Regulators exercised their “reasonable and legitimate” authority to limit carbon emissions, states...
The Supreme Court declined Monday to hear a case on how the Environmental Protection Agency...
The Obama administration is fighting to defend its hydraulic fracturing rule.
The Supreme Court last month halted the Clean Power Plan while a legal challenge proceeds.
The rules would expand federal safety standards to a bigger group of pipelines.
There is little evidence that regulators can counter irrational consumer choices.
A group of grizzly and black bears could be removed from the Endangered Species List.
The groups say the government is overstepping its authority.
An outside group wants Congress to push for updated rules for transporting flammable liquids.
Twenty states have asked the Supreme Court stay the rule.
The energy secretary says it would be difficult for a GOP president to reverse course.
The agency is working to ban a common pesticide that it says harms aquatic animals and environments.
The court is planning to hear oral arguments in the litigation in June.
The head of the Office of Surface Mining testified before Congress on Wednesday.
A federal appeals court has denied a conservative group’s request to file its own argument in the...
The rule has already caused numerous coal-fired power plants to shut down because they could not...
There is ample precedent for agencies continuing to work on policies stayed by courts.
Animal rights activists argue the government should add the monarch butterfly to the endangered...
The nation’s oil lobby fears that President Obama’s new push to regulate methane emissions could...
The Obama administration prefers the Senate’s chemical safety reform bill.
Roberts's action is a big victory for the Obama administration.
Drilling and mining rules were on the agenda during a Wednesday hearing.
The pension fund for coal industry employees is approaching insolvency.
The move is a victory for the EPA.