All Articles on Methane

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Report on President's Environmental Record So Far 'Reminds Us That Trump Soap Opera Has Dire Real-World Consequences'
"We are sort of powerless," a Fort Berthold Indian Reservation resident said of Trump's rollbacks on pollution rules. "This is our reality now."
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Reasonable people need to connect the dots and demand accountability, such as truly open discussion and evidentiary hearings regarding Duke’s 15-year plan.(Photo: Duke Energy in North Carolina/Waterkeeper Alliance) Views
Duke Energy Leaders Carry Blame for Hurricane Florence Devastation
Making climate change controversial, thus stifling media attention, was a greedy corporate strategy that has threatened literally all life on Earth
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While Americans attended memorial services, the EPA announced plans to roll back regulations on methane — a powerful greenhouse gas that damages the world’s climate and threatens human health.(Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Future Generations Will Mourn What the EPA Did on 9/11
The White House wants to clear the way for frackers to release more methane, which poisons communities and torches the climate
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In Noatak National Preserve, Alaska, an exceptionally warm summer in 2004 triggered this 300m long slump associated with thawing permafrost. News
Melting Permafrost Projections Reveal Paris Climate Goals at Risk: Study
"We have to prepare ourselves for the possibility that we may never get back to safer levels of warming."
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In Bid to 'Make Life Even Easier' for Oil and Gas Giants, Trump Moves to Roll Back Methane Regulations
"This administration never misses an opportunity to do the wrong thing."
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A fracking well flare in Scott Township, Pennsylvania. (Photo: WCN 24/7/flickr/cc) News
In 'Tremendous Victory for Taxpayers, Public Health, and Planet,' Federal Court Rejects Trump Admin.'s Attempt to Suspend Methane Rule
The late Thursday ruling "once again sends a message to this administration that it will not get away with illegal handouts to industry"
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Green Groups Celebrate as Court Orders EPA to Reinstate Obama-Era Methane Rule
"Donald Trump and Scott Pruitt's attempt to delay the implementation of these crucial protections had no basis in law."
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Court Smacks Down Trump's 'Capricious' Attempt to Eliminate Obama-Era Methane Rule
"This is a big win for public health and a wake-up call for this administration."
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Trump Hearts Methane. Kids? Not So Much.
EPA, Interior Department push off implementing Obama-era rules to limit methane emissions.
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Senate Just Killed "Trump's Plan to Hand Our Public Lands to Big Oil"
In close vote, resolution that would have killed Obama-era rule limiting methane flaring fails
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