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New top cop at the EPA aims to get enforcement back on track

The head of the unit that investigates environmental crimes is promising to “hold polluters accountable.”
EPA needs a Senate-confirmed enforcement chief, groups say

EPA needs a Senate-confirmed enforcement chief, groups say

Five prominent environmental groups are calling on the Senate to swiftly confirm a permanent head of the Environmental Protection Agency's enforcement office, according to details shared exclusively with The Climate 202.
EPA settlements are supposed to hold polluters accountable. Will coronavirus get them off the hook?
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EPA settlements are supposed to hold polluters accountable. Will coronavirus get them off the hook?

Hundreds of cities and polluting industries agreed to clean up their act after being sued by the government. Now, many are asking for leniency.
Groups ask California to stay course on air rules amid virus
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Groups ask California to stay course on air rules amid virus

Twenty environmental, justice, and conservation groups are urging California to stay the course on air, public health, and climate regulations as industry groups push for delays, rollbacks, or weakening of rules during the coronavirus outbreak.
EPA rule changes will increase coronavirus deaths
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EPA rule changes will increase coronavirus deaths

The sustained effects of air pollution appear to make people particularly vulnerable to the effects of the coronavirus.
Report: Region leads state in illegal air pollution
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Report: Region leads state in illegal air pollution

The Permian Basin continues to dominate the state - and the nation - in energy production. But a new report says the area also continues to dominate in illegal air pollution, according to 2017 figures.
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