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09/29 4:26 pm

HAPPY TUESDAY! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill’s roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/29 3:36 pm

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said that it didn’t break the law when it approved construction of two liquefied natural gas terminals in Texas even though “virtually all” of the pollution impacts will be felt by nearby low-income minority communities. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/29 9:56 am

The federal government is raising legal and practical questions about a recent California executive order attempting to end sales of gas-powered cars in the state by 2035. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler wrote to… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/29 8:56 am

France will phase out the use of animals in traveling circuses and orcas and dolphins in marine parks, the country’s environment minister announced Tuesday.Minister of Ecological Transition Barbara Pompili said during a news conference that a ban on… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/28 4:36 pm

HAPPY MONDAY! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill’s roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at rfrazin… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/28 3:26 pm

A federal judge’s decision to boot a top Trump appointee could jeopardize years of actions the administration has taken on public lands, including an expansion of oil and gas drilling and the decision to uproot the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/28 2:26 pm

Roughly a quarter of childless adults say climate change is a factor in their decision not to have children, according to a Monday poll from Morning Consult.Eleven percent of those surveyed said climate change was a major reason they would not… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/25 6:56 pm

A federal judge on Friday ordered William Pendley to be removed as leader of the head of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), a role that typically requires Senate confirmation. Judge Brian Morris ruled that Pendley “served unlawfully as the… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

09/25 6:26 pm

The city of Corpus Christi, Texas, will pay about $1.1 million in penalties to settle allegations from Texas and the federal government that it discharged untreated sewage and other pollutants into state and federal waters in violation of the Clean Water Act. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

09/25 5:36 pm

TGIF! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill’s roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at rbeitsch@thehill.com. Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at rfrazin@thehill… …Read Full Article

Source: Hill E2 Wire Blog

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