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Is EPA Looking To Delay Major Texas Natural Gas Terminal?

Michael Bastasch
Contributor
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy arrives to sign a proposal under the Clean Air Act to cut carbon pollution from existing power plants during a news conference in Washington June 2, 2014. The U.S. power sector must cut carbon dioxide emissions 30 percent by 2030 from 2005 levels, according to federal regulations unveiled on Monday that form the centerpiece of the Obama administration's climate change strategy. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts    (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENERGY ENVIRONMENT) - RTR3RVIJ

The Environmental Protection Agency sent a letter to federal energy regulators charging that their environmental review of a liquefied natural gas export terminal in Corpus Christi, Texas was "insufficient."

Liberal Billionaire To Flood Washington, Florida With Green Campaign Cash

2:10 PM 08/05/2014

Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer is already targeting states for his $100 million spending spree to make global warming a top issue in the November elections. Democrats in Florida and Washington are likely to see a huge funding boost from Steyer and his climate activist groups.

Europeans Struggle To Pay Their Electric Bills

4:39 PM 08/04/2014

Europeans are coping with paying their monthly energy bills as prices continue to soar.

North Dakota Oil Production Surpassed 1 Million Barrels Per Day

12:07 PM 08/04/2014

Oil production is booming in North Dakota, hitting more than one million barrels per day in April and May, according to government data. Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and horizontal drilling have played a major role..

Coal Miners Union In Full Revolt After Supporting Obama In 2008

2:45 PM 08/02/2014

It’s unlikely that United Mine Workers of America president Cecil Roberts thought he would be arrested protesting the energy policies of the very politician his union supported in 2008. But things have come full circle for coal miners, who now see President Obama’s climate agenda threatening their livelihoods.

Leaked Memo Gives Away Dems’ ‘Extreme Weather’ Talking Points

4:38 PM 08/01/2014

Democrats are working hard to convince the public that regulations to limit carbon dioxide emissions are necessary to avoid economic and ecological catastrophe, according to a memo obtained by The Washington Post.

Will Obama Regulate Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Your Food?

2:10 PM 07/31/2014

The Obama administration is beginning its next step in its crusade against global warming: analyzing greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. food sources, including emissions raising livestock and crops.

Coal Miners Fight To Save Their Jobs At EPA Carbon Rule Field Hearings

1:42 PM 07/31/2014

Thousands of coal supporters and environmentalists flocked to Atlanta, Denver, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C. to testify before the Environmental Protection Agency on a new rule that could severely cripple the U.S. coal industry.

Report: EPA Could Garnish Wages Over Minor Paperwork Infractions

11:09 AM 07/30/2014

Make sure you correctly fill out all your forms when dealing with the Environmental Protection Agency, as people could see their wages garnished -- meaning confiscated, with legal sanction -- over paperwork infractions, according to a new report.

Report: US, Foreign Elites Pay Greens To Push EPA Policies

11:01 AM 07/30/2014

Environmental organizations are often portrayed as homegrown groups fighting back against the tide of corporate boogeymen like Big Business or Big Oil. But this is not the case, according to a new congressional report.

White House Times Climate Report Release With EPA Hearings

4:30 PM 07/29/2014

The White House has released a major report on the economic costs of not immediately acting to curb global warming -- coincidentally, on the same day the Environmental Protection Agency kicked off hearings on its controversial rule to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.

1,600 To Testify At EPA Carbon Rule Hearings — But Some Opposition Groups Won’t Be Heard

1:19 PM 07/29/2014

The Environmental Protection Agency has kicked off its week of field hearings on its Clean Power Plan. Thousands have signed up to speak, but others got notices from the EPA saying they would not get a time slot to testify before agency officials.

What’s Really Happening In Antarctica?

11:49 AM 07/28/2014

Environmentalists and some climate scientists are now attributing much of Antarctica's rapidly growing sea ice coverage to a processing error in the satellite data.

Navy Looks To Purchase 37 Million Gallons Of Biofuels

2:09 PM 07/25/2014

For the first time, the U.S. Navy is looking to purchase diesel and jet fuel that is blended with at least 37 million gallons of biofuels to help it reach its goal of getting half its energy from alternative power sources.

Study: Climate Models Overestimated Global Warming For The Last 55 Years

11:23 AM 07/25/2014

Climate models relied upon by scientists and governments may be greatly overstating the warming that has occurred since the late 1950s, argues a paper analyzing the discrepancies between modeled and observed temperatures.

Inhofe: EPA Admits It Currently Can’t Fully Enforce Its CO2 Rule

1:44 PM 07/24/2014

Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy told senators Thursday that her agency did not have the authority to fully enforce its rules limiting carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.

Report: White House To Release $34 Billion In New Regulations After Mid-Terms

11:54 AM 07/24/2014

In 2012, the Obama administration was heavily criticized for delaying major regulations until after the presidential election. A new report by regulatory watchdogs found that the White House may once again be delaying major regulations that are expected to cost a total of $34 billion.

EPA Chief Says NY Times Report Was Given ‘Surprising Credibility’

5:16 PM 07/23/2014

Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy denied Wednesday that environmental lobbyists played an outsized role in crafting the agency’s carbon dioxide regulations.

Gov’t Report Confirms That Southwest Solar Plant Blinds Airline Pilots

11:17 AM 07/23/2014

A government-backed report has confirmed complaints made by pilots flying to Southern California, that a “nearly blinding” glare can be seen emanating from a massive solar thermal facility in the Mojave Desert.

130 Environmental Groups Call For An End To Capitalism

10:30 AM 07/23/2014

Environmentalists have declared that global warming can’t be stopped without ending the “hegemonic capitalist system,” saying that cap-and-trade systems and conservation efforts are “false solutions.”