Solar Panels Generate 300 Times More Toxic Waste Than Nuclear Reactors

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels - Background (Shutterstock/ Lightboxx)

‘Per pound of waste generated, you get so much more power from nuclear’

Trump's EPA Chief To Hold Climate Science Exercises Critics Say Will Elevate 'Dangerous' Dissent

Energy | Michael Bastasch
EPA's Pruitt takes questions about the Trump administration's withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accords during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington

‘We are in fact very excited about this initiative’

Judge Cancels Analysis Of EPA's Impact On Jobs TWO DAYS Before It Was Due

Energy | Andrew Follett
Worker with coal in the hands (Shutterstock/Mark Agnor)

‘We are reviewing the opinion and intend to appeal’

A Key Part Of Obama's Climate Agenda Just Failed

Energy | Michael Bastasch
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 15: In this handout image provided by The White House, U.S. President Barack Obama jokingly mimics U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney's "not impressed" expression while greeting members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic gymnastics teams in the Oval Office November 15, 2012 at the White House in Washington, DC. Maroney's expression became an internet sensation when during the ceremony for her 2012 Olympic vault silver medal she was photographed giving a brief look of disappointment with her lips pursed to the side. Steve Penny, USA Gymnastics President, and Savannah Vinsant laugh at left. (Photo by Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

‘Climate Action Plan’

White House, Unions Brainstorm Clean Power Plan Replacement

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. EPA headquarters in Washington in October 2014. The coal industry is expected to suffer another tumultuous year as natural gas prices and tighter federal pollution rules make it harder for coal to compete. (Reuters)

‘Minimize cost’

Trump's EPA To Repeal Obama's 'Waters Of The US' Rule

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Shutterstock/ HERSHEY, PA - DECEMBER 15, 2016: President-Elect Donald Trump looks left toward the crowd as he delivers a speech at a "Thank You Tour" rally held at the Giant Center.

‘Return power to the states’

Liberal Moms Not Happy That Scott Pruitt Vows To Clean Up Radioactive Landfill

Opinion | Crystal Wright
EPA's Pruitt takes questions about the Trump administration's withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accords during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington

The histrionics over the EPA director’s plan are more about politics than health concerns.

Energy CEOs Want Trump To 'Repeal And Replace' Another Obama-Era Policy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump (L) listens to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Pruitt didn’t seem too receptive

Ultra-Progressive California Still Has The Worst Air Quality In The US

Energy | Andrew Follett
Gas Mask Boy (Shutterstock/nunosilvaphotography)

‘It is still by far the worst in the nation’

EPA Wipes Clean Advisory Board Criticized For Fast-Tracking Obama-Era Climate Regs

Energy | Chris White
Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The coal miner's union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘It completely wipes out BOSC’

States Urge EPA To Cut Obama Era WOTUS Rule

US | Tim Pearce
An irrigation channel runs through a corn field in Los Banos

‘It’s a horrible, horrible rule’

Eighth Major Report Finds Water Contamination From Fracking 'Has Not Been Observed'

Energy | Andrew Follett
BOISE, IDAHO/USA - FEBRUARY 22, 2016: Protesters warning of the dangers of fracking in Boise, Idaho (Shutterstock/ txking)

‘The campaign to shut down fracking is based on politics, not science’

SOURCE: Conservative Groups Oppose Trump's Expected Pick For EPA's Number Two Spot

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump (L) listens to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘We’re trying to work behind the scenes to block him’

GOP Lawmaker Says Native Americans Living 500 Years Ago Couldn't Meet EPA Air Rules

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Native American costumes

‘Those of us in the west are kind of hosed by this whole thing’

Scott Pruitt: EPA Has 'No Intention Of Moving' Flint Office

Energy | Chris White
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘I don’t know where these rumors originated’

Report: EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Allegedly Used Two Gov't Emails As Oklahoma AG

Energy | Chris White
REFILE - UPDATING SLUGEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt takes questions about the Trump administration's withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accords during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S. June 2, 2017.

‘He has state-provided email accounts’

Trump Suspends A Major Obama-Era Methane Rule

Energy | Andrew Follett
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016: Donald Trump giving the thumbs up gesture as he delivers a campaign speech at Sun Center Studios. (Shutterstock/Evan El-Amin)

Expected to cost as much as $155 million in 2020

Study Published That Could Undermine Decades Of EPA Regulation, Science

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO - A coal-burning power plant can be seen behind a factory in the city of Baotou, in China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

Did they just debunk EPA?