Six environmental rollbacks will cause annual increases of 200 million metric tons of CO2e, costing the public hundreds of billions of dollars and leading to tens of thousands of premature deaths. Read the report here >>
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States Take Up PFAS Fight: 'Is This the Next Asbestos?', Energy & Environment News, by Ellen Gilmer & Ariana Figueroa. 6/3/2019.
The Looming Threat to State Renewable Goals in Wholesale Electricity Markets, UtilityDive, by Jessica Bell. 5/9/2019.
State AGs Critique Coastal Management Changes, Energy & Environment News, by Pamela King. 4/29/2019.
Fifteen AGs Slam Trump Move to Limit Federal Authority Under Clean Water Act, The Washington Post, by Steven Mufson. 4/16/2019.
Deceptions May Sink Plans to Drill for Oil in the Arctic Refuge, The Hill, by David J. Hayes. 3/31/2019.
States Fighting Rule Rollbacks Point to Higher Emissions, Energy & Environment News, by Ellen Gilmer. 3/6/2019.
How Much Would Trump’s Climate Rule Rollbacks Worsen Health and Emissions? InsideClimate News, by Neela Banerjee. 3/6/2019.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — Proposed Rule: Taking and Importing Marine Mammals - Incidental to Construction and Operation of the Liberty Drilling and Production Island - Beaufort Sea, AK — Comment Deadline 6/28/2019
Army Corps of Engineers — Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Pebble Mine - Bristol Bay, AK — Comment Deadline 7/1/2019
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission — Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project — Comment Deadline 7/5/2019
Environmental Protection Agency — Proposed Rule: Response to Clean Air Act Section 126(b) Petition - New York — Comment Deadline 7/15/2019
Forest Service — Proposed Rule: National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Compliance — Comment Deadline 8/12/2019
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