Climate Justice Roundup: Methane Rule Reinstated, Disaster Relief Aid Requested, Clean Power Plan in Trouble
Two steps forward, one step back.
EPA Wants to Extend a Methane Rule Pause From 90 Days to 2 Years
Environmental groups argue it will protect the oil and gas industries while harming residential communities.
Lawsuit From Environmental Groups Challenges EPA's Methane Rule Pause
The six groups say it is in violation of the Clean Air Act.
Senate Rejects Resolution to Remove Methane Emissions Regulations
Environmental organization Friends of the Earth: “Today’s victory against Trump’s plan to hand our public lands to Big Oil is a win for the American people.”
Repeal of Environmental Regulations Will Impact Latinx Health
Communities who live near fracking sites need regulations on methane emitters, argues a leading national voice for Latinx organizations.