Post Politics: Climate


Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 04/23/2014

Rand Paul bashes ‘alarmist,’ ‘ignoramus’ climate change claims

Paul says those who cite hurricanes as proof of climate change are doing their side a disservice.

By Aaron Blake  |  12:55 PM ET, 04/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  climate change

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/20/2014

WH to unveil new methane strategy this month

The White House will unveil new methane strategy later this month.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  climate change

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 03/19/2014

White House launches new climate data initiative Wednesday

The White House is launching a new initiative Wednesday to make climate data more available

By Juliet Eilperin  |  12:01 AM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CLIMATE

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Obama to tighten fuel efficiency standards for big trucks

President Obama plans to tighten fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks

By Juliet Eilperin  |  06:00 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  climate change

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 02/05/2014

White House to unveil ‘climate hubs’ to aid farmers across country

Obama administration will announce the creation of regional hubs to help farmers

By David Nakamura  |  12:01 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  climate change, Obama

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 01/30/2014

Business groups form multi-million dollar campaign to fight Obama’s climate plan

Partnership for a Better Energy Future consists of 78 organizations, including trade associations from the oil refining and coal industries.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  10:52 AM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CLIMATE

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Obama’s top climate and energy adviser to leave White House

Heather Zichal is leaving the White House, after turning down the opportunity to chair the Council on Environmental Quality.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  03:14 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CLIMATE

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 09/06/2013

U.S., China strike new climate agreement at G-20 summit

In a significant move, the U.S. and China announced Friday they would seek to eliminate some of the world’s most potent greenhouse gases through the Montreal Protocol.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  07:57 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CLIMATE

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 06/22/2013

Obama to announce Tuesday he will regulate existing power plants as part of climate strategy

President Obama will announce Tuesday he plans to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants, according to individuals who have been briefed on the plan.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  03:01 PM ET, 06/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CLIMATE

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 04/12/2013

It's official: EPA delays climate rule for new power plants

EPA delays climate rule for power plants.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  03:09 PM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate