The Climate Post: Federal Appeals Court Upholds EPA Mercury Rule A federal appeals court upheld the U.S. Environmental Protection ... emissions in the oil and natural gas industry," the agency said in a statement. "Methane is a potent greenhouse gas, and VOCs contribute to the formation of harmful ground-level ozone ... 04/18/2014 - 8:31 am | View Link
Federal Appeals Court Upholds EPA Mercury Rule A federal appeals court upheld the U.S. Environmental ... emissions in the oil and natural gas industry,” the agency said in a statement. “Methane is a potent greenhouse gas, and VOCs contribute to the formation of harmful ground-level ozone ... 04/17/2014 - 11:04 am | View Link
Federal appeals court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas regulations under Clean Air Act A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, on June 26, 2012, dismissed challenges by various states and industry petitioners to the U.S. EPA's greenhouse gas regulations in a per curiam opinion, which reaffirmed each of ... 08/14/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
United States : Federal Appeals Court Upholds EPA's Greenhouse Gas Regulations In Massachusetts v. EPA, 547 U.S. 497 (2007), the Supreme Court ruled that greenhouse gases ("GHG") were "pollutants" under the Clean Air Act ("CAA"). The Court directed the Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") to decide whether GHG emissions could ... 07/3/2012 - 6:12 am | View Link
Federal court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas rules WASHINGTON -- A federal appeals court is upholding the first federal regulations to reduce the gases blamed for global warming. The rules, which were challenged by industry groups and states, will reduce emissions of six heat-trapping gases from large ... 06/26/2012 - 4:27 am | View Link
What Are the Possible Outcomes in U.S. Supreme Court ... What Are the Possible Outcomes in U.S. Supreme Court Greenhouse Gas Case? Court likely to rule in favor of EPA. Next Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral ... 04/24/2014 - 7:40 am | View Website
Greenhouse Gas Emissions News News about Greenhouse Gas Emissions, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. 04/23/2014 - 4:31 pm | View Website
Greenhouse Gas Court Decisions | Climate Change | US EPA You are here: EPA Home; Climate Change; Endangerment; Greenhouse Gas Court Decisions; U.S. Court of Appeals - D.C. Circuit Upholds EPA's Actions to Reduce Greenhouse ... 04/23/2014 - 2:58 pm | View Website
Clean Air Act Cases | Center for Climate and Energy Solutions EME Homer City Generation v. EPA (United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, August 21, 2012). In this case, the Court was asked to decide ... 04/23/2014 - 12:35 pm | View Website
Supreme Court Grants Cert on One Aspect of Greenhouse Gas ... Supreme Court Grants Cert on One Aspect of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Suit Court lets stand endangerment finding, rules regulating emissions from automobile tailpipes 04/23/2014 - 12:46 am | View Website
Mason Atkins is an intern for Think Progress. CREDIT: Matt Radick via Flicker Creative Commons In 1991, Congress passed the Jeanne Clery Act, a federal law that requires all colleges in the United States to accurately and effectively collect and disclose reports of sexual crimes that occur on their campuses and help end sexual violence on college campuses.
CREDIT: Showtime Evangelical climate scientist Dr. Katharine Hayhoe has just been named to TIME magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world! A featured star on Showtime’s landmark climate series, “Years Of Living Dangerously,” Katharine joins such one-namers as Beyonce and Hillary — and Vladimir and Francis (the Pope).
Screenshot from official 5 Seconds of Summer video for “She Looks So Perfect” CREDIT: YouTube Ladies and gentlemen, your first contender for song of summer is here! The source: an Australian, appropriately-named boy band, 5 Seconds of Summer. The acronym: 5SOS. The song: “She Looks So Perfect.” Summer songs have a vital role to play in our pop music ecosystem.
Politics, the saying goes, is a dirty game — but for one British political aide, it’s dirty pictures, too. A top staffer to the leader of an influential political party in the U. K. has literally been caught with her pants down, in explicit photos leaked to a British newspaper.
The Justice Department set new clemency rules Wednesday that could free thousands of nonviolent cons — mostly low-level federal drug offenders. To be eligible, an inmate must have been imprisoned for at least 10 years with good behavior, and not have a long criminal history.
The city proposed a 3.35% increase in water rates Wednesday, the smallest annual hike in nine years. It’s also less than half of what the Department of Environmental Protection initially said it would need.