By Steve Fleischli People who care about clean water — parents, hunters and anglers, brewers and anyone who likes to go for a swim or turn on a tap and enjoy a cool drink – are telling EPA and the Obama Administration that it’s high […]
By Nick Visser RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Internal emails between staff at North Carolina’s environmental agency show state regulators were coordinating with Duke Energy before intervening in efforts by citizens groups trying to sue the company over pollution leeching from its coal ash dumps. The […]
Karen Alderman Harbert, the president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy testified at a hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday focused on the Keystone XL pipeline. During the hearing, committee Chairman Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) asked Harbert about the Chamber of Commerce’s position on climate change.
The question came after Harbert stated, “If you are in support of the environment, you are in support of the pipeline” — a statement most environmental advocates would disagree with.
Menendez asked Harbert whether that means the Chamber considers itself “an environmentalist organization.” The …read more
Source: Huffington Post Green