Obama War on Coal: EPA’s effluent guidelines put pressure on power plants

“The new guidelines come at a time when the industry is already adapting to EPA’s new Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) and other new federal and state rules.” Continue reading Obama War on Coal: EPA’s effluent guidelines put pressure on power plants

Fracking disclosure site has ‘serious deficiencies,’ study says

“A government-mandated website on which oil and gas companies list chemicals they pump into the ground at hydraulic fracturing sites has “serious deficiencies,” according to a study by Harvard Law School released Tuesday.” Continue reading Fracking disclosure site has ‘serious deficiencies,’ study says

Saudi Arabia blocks climate change from UN sustainable development goals

“International recognition that sustainable development cannot be achieved without renewable energy is not in the interest of Saudi Arabia, Venezuela or any other oil exporting countries.” Continue reading Saudi Arabia blocks climate change from UN sustainable development goals

Claim: Air pollution linked to atherosclerosis

It’s debatable whether smoking causes atherosclerosis, a condition that develops naturally and could be affected by myriad other factors. The notion of ambient air quality causing it is ridiculous. Continue reading Claim: Air pollution linked to atherosclerosis