Clean Air Policy News
The Latest: Body recovered from NY factory explosion, fire
The body of a worker has been found at a cosmetics factory north of New York City following two explosions and a fire that left more than 30 people injured, including seven firefighters
Virginia regulators approve carbon cap-and-trade plan
Regulators are set to vote on a plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants in Virginia and allow for participation in a regional carbon-trading network
Former NHL player Sean Avery on new memoir
"Ice Capades: A Memoir of Fast Living and Tough Hockey" chronicles Avery's career as an NHL enforcer.
Climate change will cost US hundreds of billions in coming decades, watchdog report says
Congress's top watchdog is out with a report today about the expensive consequences of climate change and is using those numbers to urge President Donald Trump to take action. Over the last decade, extreme weather and fires have cost the federal government over $350 billion, according to a 2016
Conservationist groups announce commitment to retire coal
Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Sierra Club plan to invest in renewable energy in response to the Trump administration's roll-back of the Clean Power Plan.
Coal miner reacts to US withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord
ABC News' Amna Nawaz talks to Wyoming coal miner Stacey Moeller about President Trump's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Accord.
Trump withdraws US from Paris climate agreement
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Rob Marciano break down the reactions across Washington and the world in response to the president's announcement.
Congress reacts to Trump withdrawing US from Paris climate accord
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Rob Marciano talk to Mary Bruce about reactions from Democrats and Republicans on the Hill.
Fiat Chrysler defeat devices allowed less pollution during tests, EPA says
The U.S. government filed suit today against Fiat Chrysler , alleging the automaker equipped more than 100,000 vehicles with so-called defeat devices that circumvent federal emission standards . The software -- installed on diesel-fueled Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500 in model years 2013 to 2016
Trump's first 100 days of environmental policy
President Donald Trump ’s 100th day in office coincides with planned climate and science marches around the country. The People’s Climate Movement a mega-group with buy-in from Sierra Club, SEIU, NAACP, the National Resources Defense Council and local unions, is planning a protest in Washington,