Obama left Trump a major climate-change report — and independent scientists just said it’s...

Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks during the CERAWeek conference in Houston on March 9. (Aaron M. Sprecher/Bloomberg News)The United...

China’s ‘airpocalypse’ a product of climate change, not just pollution, researchers say.

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Trump takes steps toward undoing Obama’s auto emissions limits.

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Trump begins rollback of Obama's car pollution standards to curb emissions.

Automakers welcome president’s plan for EPA to review fuel efficiency mandate while critics warn reversal would endanger health and environment <!--><!--><!--><!--> Donald Trump meets with auto...

Clean energy could spark a trade war between the US and China.

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Unlocking the hidden power of a highway in rural Georgia.

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Snyder says Trump's move to reinstate auto emissions review is 'very positive.'

Following President Donald Trump's Wednesday announcement that he would reinstate a 2018 review of federal automotive emissions standards through 2025, Gov. Rick Snyder said he...

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University of Michigan professors discuss Trump's fuel economy review.

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Wind energy is tough on bats—but it doesn’t have to be that way.

Though concern about wind energy’s environmental impacts has focused mostly on birds, turbine blades also kill vast numbers of bats—hundreds of thousands every year,...

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