Yale Climate Connections discusses how the Trump EPA is vastly underestimating the cost of carbon dioxide pollution to society, new research finds. A recent study estimates that the ‘social cost of carbon’ is 100 times greater than the agency’s estimate.
In December 2017, congressional Democrats asked the Government Accountability Office to […]
This E&E News article discusses how the Trump Administration is attempting to change environmental enforcement.
The White House issued a notice today seeking input on efforts to “reform enforcement” — a potential boon for the energy industry.
The Office of Management and Budget notice follows the “transparency and fairness” executive order last […]
Law360, New York (June 20, 2017, 1:32 PM EDT) — The Bureau of Land Management sent the proposed withdrawal of its rule regulating hydraulic fracturing on public and tribal lands to the White House’s Office of Management and Budget for review, as states, industry and environmental groups continue to fight over the rule’s legality.