Sep 20, 2013 The EPA announces emission rules that will require new coal-burning plants to cut carbon-dioxide pollution by 40 percent.
Aug 20, 2013 With the financial help of Internet company Alibaba, Liu Chunlei has been crowdsourcing so-called 'Danger Maps' to make pollution information publicly available.
Jul 9, 2013 China's government policy to promote coal use may have cut life expectancy for millions of people by more than five years on average.
Jun 25, 2013 After years of butting heads with congressional Republicans, President Obama will announce climate change policies through administrative action.
May 29, 2013 Apple has picked the former EPA chief to head environmental efforts. But will it work?
May 24, 2013 As a result of sequester, the IRS, HUD, the EPA and Office of Management and Budget become part of the biggest wave of government office closures since 1995.
May 22, 2013 Beijing has announced it will add 50 miles of subway track by the end of next year, making the city's subway system bigger than New York's. But will the new additions alleviate the city's notorious traffic and pollution?
Apr 19, 2013 Farmers in Liuchong village in the Central Chinese province of Hubei are standing up to a local phosphate mining operation and fertilizer factory they blame for polluting the village's water and air, killing their crops and livestock, and leading to a sharp increase in cancer rates in the region.
Mar 29, 2013 Oil companies say new EPA rules on sulfur levels in gas will increase prices several cents a gallon, but higher refining costs could play out many ways.