Environment and Climate News : Issue Archive

  • 2015 July Environment & Climate News

    In late April, the Vatican hosted a one-day conference addressing “The Moral Dimensions of Climate Change and Sustainable Development” as a prelude to Pope Francis’s promised encyclical on climate...
  • 2015 May Environment & Climate News

    The May issue of Environment & Climate News reports a new study authored by a research team at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center has found no link between outdoor air pollution and childhood asthma...
  • 2015 April Environment & Climate News

    The April issue of Environment & Climate News reports the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has determined it would be safe to operate a nuclear waste facility at Yucca Mountain in Nevada. The agency...
  • 2015 March Environment & Climate News

    The March issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the backpedaling global alarmists and the mainstream media had to do in early 2015 when they trumpeted news that 2014 was the “warmest...
  • 2015 February Environment & Climate News

    The February issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the uncovering of a secret Environmental Protection Agency memo imploring top officials to use scare tactics to convince Americans of...
  • 2015 January Environment & Climate News

    The January issue of Environment & Climate News features an analysis of the November election results through the lens of environment and climate policy. Author Bonner Cohen, a longtime ECN...
  • 2014 December Environment & Climate News

    The December issue of Environment & Climate News reports the Energy and Environment Legal Institute has requested multiple investigations into Sierra Club activities. EELI has asked the Federal...
  • 2014 November Environment & Climate News

    The November issue of Environment & Climate News reports scientist Jennifer Marohasy and environment editor Graham Lloyd, among others, have learned the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has...
  • 2014 September Environment & Climate News

    The September issue of Environment & Climate News reports EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy recently said the agency’s planned restrictions on carbon dioxide emissions have nothing to do with...
  • 2014 August Environment & Climate News

    The August issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the success of the Ninth International Conference on Climate Change, held in Las Vegas on July 7–9 and themed “Don’t Just Wonder About...
  • 2014 July Environment & Climate News

    The July issue of Environment & Climate News reports New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration broke ranks with prominent Republicans and moderate Democrats by endorsing the Obama...
  • 2014 May Environment & Climate News

    The May issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the findings of a new, federal-government-funded study showing cellulosic ethanol made from corn residue emits more carbon dioxide than...
  • 2014 April Environment & Climate News

    The April issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the release of Climate Change Reconsidered II: Biological Impacts, a 1,063-page report documenting global warming’s beneficial impact on...
  • 2014 March Environment & Climate News

    The March issue of Environment & Climate News reports U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has filed a resolution of disapproval in an effort to block U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...
  • 2014 February Environment & Climate News

    The February issue of Environment & Climate News reports the Office of Inspector General of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ruled EPA acted properly when it imposed and then later...
  • 2014 January Environment & Climate News

    The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an important case involving a narrow aspect of the Environmental Protection Agency’s power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from power plants and other...
  • 2013 December Environment & Climate News

    A panel of 50 scientists from 15 countries says the newest report from the United Nations on climate change is filled with concessions that its past predictions were too extreme and contains “at...
  • 2013 November Environment & Climate News

    The November issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change’s September 17 release of Climate Change Reconsidered II: Physical Science a...
  • 2013 September Environment & Climate News

    The September issue of Environment & Climate News reports the Oregon Senate has rejected a bill that would have extended the state’s Clean Fuels Program beyond its scheduled 2015 expiration date...
  • 2013 August Environment & Climate News

    The August issue of Environment & Climate News reports Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed legislation that will phase out the state’s tax credit for solar energy, with the credit expiring...
  • 2013 July Environment & Climate News

    The July issue of Environment & Climate News reports Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed legislation allowing large-scale hydroelectric power to qualify under the state's renewable power...
  • 2013 May Environment & Climate News

    The May issue of Environment & Climate News reports the Arkansas legislature rejected a proposed renewable power mandate when House Bill 1390, the Arkansas Distributed Generation Act, failed to...
  • 2013 April Environment & Climate News

    The April issue of Environment & Climate News reports on President Barack Obama’s appointment of Gina McCarthy to become the new head of the Environmental Protection Agency. McCarthy is a...
  • 2013 March Environment & Climate News

    The March issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the failure of Fisker Automotive in Delaware, which took state taxpayers’ money to create green jobs but has yet to produce a single car...
  • 2013 February Environment & Climate News

    The February issue of Environment & Climate News reports on the 8th International Conference on Climate Change, held in Munich, Germany and co-hosted by The Heartland Institute and the European...