WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump on energy

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at one of President Donald Trump‘s statements from his State of…

WASHINGTON | Nomination of acting EPA head Wheeler moves to full Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Environmental Protection Agency head Andrew Wheeler has moved a step closer to…

WASHINGTON | AP-NORC Poll: Disasters influence thinking on climate change

WASHINGTON—Jan 22, 2019— Americans say natural disasters and their local weather are influencing their views on…

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | Federal work at Superfund sites suspended during shutdown

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Jan 11, 2019—The government shutdown has suspended federal cleanups at Superfund sites around the…

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Shutdown suspends federal cleanups at US Superfund sites

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —January 10, 2019— The partial government shutdown has forced suspension of federal work at the…

WASHINGTON | EPA targets Obama crackdown on mercury from coal plants

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration on Friday targeted an Obama-era regulation credited with helping dramatically reduce toxic…

WASHINGTON | US debuts childhood-lead plan that critics say falls short

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has released a plan to reduce dangerous lead exposure for millions…

WASHINGTON | Correction: Trump-Rolling Rollbacks story

WASHINGTON — In a story Dec. 8 about Trump administration rollbacks in environmental regulations, The Associated…

WASHINGTON | Interior Secretary Zinke resigning, cites ‘vicious’ attacks

WASHINGTON  — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential…

WASHINGTON | Trump says Interior Secretary Zinke leaving administration

WASHINGTON — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity…

WASHINGTON | Trump EPA proposes rolling back another Obama-era coal rule

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency proposed another rollback Thursday aimed at easing controls on emissions…

WASHINGTON | US coal consumption drops to lowest level since 1979

WASHINGTON— A federal report says Americans are using less coal this year than at any time…

WASHINGTON | Trump dismantling US climate efforts as warnings grow dire

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has moved steadily to dismantle Obama administration efforts to rein in…

WASHINGTON | Trump energy nominee clears hurdle after fossil-fuel remarks

WASHINGTON — Bernard McNamee’s nomination to a top federal energy board cleared a Senate committee on…

WASHINGTON | Trump: EPA’s acting chief will be named to post permanently

WASHINGTON — Andrew Wheeler, a former congressional aide and lobbyist who has led the Environmental Protection…

WASHINGTON | Trump says will name EPA’s acting chief to post permanently

WASHINGTON— Andrew Wheeler, a former congressional aide and lobbyist who has led the Environmental Protection Agency…

WASHINGTON | Draft EPA study finds newer nonstick compound may be harmful

WASHINGTON— Long-term exposure to a chemical compound currently used for making nonstick coatings appears to be…

WASHINGTON | Families take step toward suing EPA for toxic paint stripper

WASHINGTON  — The mothers of two men killed by a toxic paint stripper have taken a…

WASHINGTON | EPA puts off final decision on science transparency rule

WASHINGTON  — The Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday it is putting off for at least a…

WASHINGTON | Proposed rule change worries some about radiation regulation

WASHINGTON— The EPA is pursuing rule changes that experts say would weaken the way radiation exposure…

WASHINGTON | Experts say Trump’s EPA moving to loosen radiation limits

WASHINGTON— The EPA is pursuing rule changes that experts say would weaken the way radiation exposure…

GRANT TOWN, W.Va. | Warnings over pollution met with a shrug in coal country

GRANT TOWN, W.Va.— It’s coal people like miner Steve Knotts, 62, who make West Virginia Trump…

WASHINGTON | US plan for coal power deregulation could cause more deaths

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration on Tuesday moved to prop up the declining coal industry with an…

NEW YORK | EPA blocks some media from summit, then reverses course

NEW YORK (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency reversed course Tuesday and allowed a reporter for…