The outcome of this latest legal tussle between the British oil giant and federal prosecutors could mean a difference of $11 billion on BP’s final bill for spilling millions of barrels of oil into the ocean four years ago.
On Monday, the comment period for the EPA’s proposed rules for greenhouse gas controls for existing electricity generating units closes. The agency is pursuing regulation under the authority of the CAA, section 111(d). My comment was sent in today and copied here. It focuses on expanding the ways a state can meet the target by […]
The delay, announced Friday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, follows months of fighting between refiners and ethanol producers over a proposal by the agency to lower the quotas for ethanol, biodiesel and cellulosic fuels.
The report looks at the gap between what countries promise to do about carbon pollution and what scientists say needs to be done to prevent temperatures rising another two degrees. The two-degree level is a goal that world leaders set in 2009.
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