#Environmental Protection Agency

  • Article: Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    Air Pollution in the US Has Surged Under the Trump Administration

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2019

    As the air gets dirtier, more people are getting sick. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2018

    Methane is at least 25 times as potent as carbon dioxide. Read more

  • Article: The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    The Trump Administration Just Made It Easier for Cars to Pollute the Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    The CAFE standards were critical to US efforts to fight climate change. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    By Joe McCarthy|May 9, 2018

    “There is no time for political posturing and partisan debate.” Read more

  • Article: EPA Is Planning to Totally Gut Car Efficiency Standards: Report

    EPA Is Planning to Totally Gut Car Efficiency Standards: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|April 2, 2018

    The car efficiency rules were the gold standard around the world. Read more

  • Article: Trump’s Climate Change Cuts Could Cost Country Billions

    Trump’s Climate Change Cuts Could Cost Country Billions

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 13, 2018

    The budget has little chance of passing. But it still has an effect. Read more

  • Article: EPA Head Says Climate Change Might Be a Good Thing

    EPA Head Says Climate Change Might Be a Good Thing

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 9, 2018

    Yes, climate change is an existential threat. Read more

  • Article: What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled

    What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2017

    The island has an unprecedented chance to become more resilient. Read more