Category: Environmental Protection Agency

Republican Drive to Tilt Courts Against Climate Action Reaches a Crucial Moment

WASHINGTON — Within days, the conservative majority on the Supreme Court is expected to hand down a decision that could…

Biden Administration, Settling a Long Fight, Plans to Block a Mine in Alaska

In 2020, the Army Corps of Engineers denied a permit for the project that was seen as critical for it…

Biden Restores California’s Power to Set Stringent Tailpipe Rules

“Automakers are committed to working cooperatively and constructively with California and other states to ensure vehicles are efficient, clean, and…

E.P.A. Plans Tighter Tailpipe Rules for the Biggest Polluters on the Road

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Monday proposed strict new limits on pollution from buses, delivery vans, tractor-trailers and other…

California Returns as Climate Leader, With Help From the White House

Under the 1970 Clean Air Act, the E.P.A. had granted California a waiver to set tailpipe standards that were tougher…