These new reserves don’t include unconventional oil sources, including the vast Canadian tar sands and Venezuelan heavy oil ... claims that coal burning releases “poisons” like mercury into the air. Environmentalists also oppose so-called …
Rick Perry has written to President Barack Obama criticizing his administration's energy policies, EPA regulations and failure to approve the construction of a pipeline to carry tar sands crude from ... rules designed to limit mercury …
The goal of the plan announced Monday is to curb carbon dioxide and other harmful pollutants like arsenic and mercury from coal plants ... Bold Nebraska's energy policy is simple: no tar sands, less coal and more renewables, Bold …
The lead level of the released water was at least 12,000 times higher than normal, and also contained extremely high levels of beryllium, mercury, cadmium ... the Keystone XL pipeline with its gruesome tar sands oil augurs toward an irrefutable …
The Lummi Nation took totem poles across the region and to Canada to oppose the development of tar-sands oil and the Keystone XL pipeline ... but the coal has mercury and arsenic in it and we don't want it in our water." Braided Hair said …
Related: Alex MacLen’s Aerial Images of Tar Sands Reveal Shocking Details About Keystone XL Source “What we know so far is that debris from the tailings pond backed up a little into Polley Lake, which absorbed some of the flow, but the …
Trump has ordered the EPA to back away from legal arguments that prevent coal-fired power plants from releasing toxic chemicals including mercury, lead ... issued a permit for the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. Trump's actions during his …
The village is about 260 kilometers (160 miles) north of Fort McMurray, where a number of projects have been established to mine the oil sands, as part of the process that converts the tar-like bitumen ... levels of arsenic, mercury and …
The Obama administration's chief environmental watchdog, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, is stepping down after a nearly ... which would have brought carbon-heavy tar sands oil from Canada to refineries in Texas. House Republicans …
"When we found out Marathon Oil Corporation was bringing in nasty tar sands from Canada, my first reaction was ... later this year – commonsense reductions of carbon pollution, mercury and other toxic air pollution. This week, Chairman …