Andrew Wheeler is expected to face tough questions about his former role as a lobbyist for the fossil fuel industry.
Supporters, foes and independent observers of the Trump administration agree that deregulation will remain a top priority.
President Donald J. Trump announced the news in a tweet this afternoon.
Environmental Protection Agnecy head Scott Pruitt is scheduled to testify before Congress today. ((Thurs)) The oversight hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Committee will focus on how he’s managed the agency since taking the reins. Questions will come from Republicans and Democrats. What’s he likely to face? Click the audio player above to hear […]
There are two forces pushing cars and fuel efficiency in opposition directions: the federal government and California. California for decades has had special permission to set environmental rules that are stricter than the federal rules. The Trump administration had suggested it might try to revoke the waiver that grants that permission. But in a bit […]
The question of staying or going comes up anytime political control shifts. For some, the time to go may come soon.
Email suggests the head of the EPA ignored staff objections to a measure that could restrict the agency's ability to use the best science
One of former President Barack Obama’s environmental victories was getting automakers to agree to much higher fuel efficiency standards back in 2011. In his last days in office, his administration worked to finalize those standards through 2025. That came as a bit of a shock to carmakers who had expected a chance to revisit the […]