Climate & Energy
Two environmental groups have received a grant to monitor toxic and fine particle air pollution in the southwest corner of the state and make the data available to the public.
Purdue University’s Climate Change Research Center will hold a free virtual training series to teach educators about climate change.
The U.S. EPA has sent the nation’s first rule on airplane greenhouse gas emissions to the White House for approval.
The Central Indiana Land Trust will plant the first of its promised 1 million trees in Johnson and Parke Counties.
EPA approved redesignation of city areas to “attainment” status for sulfur dioxide and lead, but the cities' air pollution challenges continue.
Residents in La Porte, Jasper Counties worry Michigan City Generating Station coal ash pond closure plan will not remove decades’ worth of pollution and associated health risks.
The U.S. EPA said it plans to retain the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for particulate matter, including both fine and coarse particles.
An airline bailout agreement will force airliners to fly nearly empty flights to meet minimum deal requirements.
Environmental advocacy group Earthjustice said policies put in place to stop the spread of COVID-19 will lead to public health dangers due to lax enforcement of coal ash site regulations.
NIPSCO will hold a virtual public hearing to discuss its plans to close coal ash ponds in Michigan City.
Clean energy unemployment claims skyrocket in March, and industry leaders believe the worst is yet to come
Some of the largest lenders in the U.S. are preparing to take over oil and gas assets facing bankruptcy in order to avoid losses in energy company loans.
Researchers said air pollution could be the reason two of Italy’s hardest-hit regions have drastically different COVID-19 mortality rates.
Scientists believe they have found the source of mysterious emissions of ozone-destroying chemicals.
Nearly a dozen Indiana cities said they would develop plans to address their greenhouse gas emissions before the end of 2020.
The space agencies for the U.S. and Europe have found that the outbreak of a new coronavirus has had a positive side effect in China.
A new study is providing more evidence for the long-held belief that campaign contributions influence the decisions of lawmakers.
One of the world’s largest investment banks warns that the most extreme risks of climate change could actually happen.
Republican lawmakers from Utah are backing a long-term plan that addresses climate change in order to save the state’s ski slopes and growing economy.
A new survey of recycling facilities across the U.S. has found that many plastic items put into recycling bins are not being recycled.
Swedish researchers have found that the amount of methane leaking into the atmosphere from the Arctic Ocean is much lower than previously believed.
The transition away from nuclear power after the Fukushima disaster has led Japan to build 22 new coal-burning power plants within the next five years.
The switch to natural gas may only result in a minor decline in carbon emissions from the power sector through 2040.
The 55 groups say they want more time to assess the effect of environmental impacts review nullification
China’s national planning agency and national environmental ministry will ban plastic bags in all cities and towns by 2022.
The NAACP is encouraging Indiana chapters to evaluate how utility and fossil fuel companies are responding to environmental justice issues.