Even among those who support the EPA’s effort to reduce haze in national parks, there is disagreement over whether that money is being spent in the best way possible.Photo by Rick Griffith via Creative Commons
The Environmental Protection Agency has come to an agreement with environmental groups upset that haze-reduction efforts have been slow to materialize.
A USDA program that helps farmers benefit from renewable energy, like this biodigester in Wisconsin, is expected to have its funding drastically reduced as part of this year’s farm bill. Photo via USDA
Officials in North Dakota are mounting an increasingly vocal campaign against the Environmental Protection Agency, which they say is pushing air quality controls that won’t work and will burden consumers with higher electricity rates. Photo by Jimmy Emerson via Creative Commons
As a federal tax credit for wind production nears expiration, wind developers prepare for another downturn. But can the wind industry still thrive without this subsidy?Photo by Bev Currie via Creative Commons