An analysis of enforcement data at the E.P.A. shows a substantial drop in activity against polluters when compared to the Obama and Bush administrations.
Using information from a public database, the analysis covered activity during the first 266 days of E.P.A. leaders in the Trump, Obama and Bush administrations.
Climate change is affecting the United States more than ever, and the impacts on people and the economy are expected to increase, a draft section of the National Climate Assessment says.
Kathleen Hartnett White, who has called global warming a “dogma” and clean energy “parasitic,” was nominated to lead the Council on Environmental Quality.
The worst wildfires to tear through California in nearly a century show no sign of letting up. Thick plumes of smoke now envelop much of the Bay Area.
By THOMAS FULLER, DENISE GRADY and RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA October 12, 2017 SONOMA, Calif. — Some of the worst wildfires ever to tear through California have killed 31 people and torched a vast area of the state’s north...