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President Trump has said his plan to weaken mileage standards would make cars cheaper and “substantially safer.” But new documents submitted to the White House by the Transportation Department indicate the change will cost consumers more in the long run, while preventing less than half as many deaths as originally predicted.
  • Jan 23, 2020
21 young people sued in 2015, hoping to force an end to fossil fuel-friendly U.S. policies.
  • Jan 17, 2020
It also marked the second-warmest year ever. “What happens in the future is really up to us," said one scientist.
  • Jan 15, 2020
Researchers worry about the long-term physical and mental health of residents as the bushfire crisis wears on. “This is a very significant health concern," said Bruce Thompson of Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne.
  • Jan 12, 2020
He unveiled a major overhaul of 50-year-old environmental regulations.
  • Jan 9, 2020
Environmental advocates are cautiously optimistic but say they will judge the agency on the strength of its proposal later this year.
  • Jan 6, 2020
Proposed changes to the National Environmental Policy Act are designed to speed up federal approvals for drilling, highway building and other projects.
  • Jan 3, 2020
The world’s largest rainforest is ‘teetering on the edge of functional destruction,’ experts say.
  • Dec 20, 2019
Delegates from nearly 200 nations wrestled for more than 40 hours past their planned deadline.
  • Dec 15, 2019
The world has yet to address the fact that poorer countries suffer the most from the richer ones’ emissions.
  • Dec 12, 2019