Climate & Energy
A nonpartisan group of climate scientist mothers seeks to introduce bite-sized, relatable content to demystify climate change for all moms.
The announcement is part of Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's plan to to achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions in the state by 2050.
Members of President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team said rebuilding the ability to combat climate change will be more difficult than initially thought.
Critics said the rule lags a decade behind in technology, could be ineffective for reducing emissions.
IDEM inspectors found continued permit and self-monitoring violations at ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor LLC facility as company sale was being finalized.
The NOAA found that the global land surface temperature for November 2020 was the highest on record.
EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said the decision did not take into account new studies linking particulate matter pollution to increased COVID-19 death risk.
At IU conference, climate activists discussed their hopes for future climate change policy during the Biden administration and beyond.
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill Jr. filed a brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to finally decide whether public nuisance laws can be used to sue power plants and other industrial polluters for their pollution.
Revised Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Update attempts to limit the amount of ozone pollution and ozone precursors sent to downwind states, contributing to their violation of the 2008 ozone standard.
NIPSCO continued its transition away from coal with new agreements that will power about 270,00 Indiana homes.
A shift in American diets could reduce the environmental impacts of food production and consumption by up to 38%.
A growing number of Hoosiers, especially Blacks and Hispanics, are facing difficulties affording electricity during the pandemic, and the problem could soon grow worse.
A Madison County organization is seeking volunteers to plant hundreds of trees to replace others destroyed by a tornado in 2019.
General Electric announced plans to stop making coal-fired power plants and focus on more renewable sources of power.
BP, the company formerly known as British Petroleum, said demand for oil may have reached its peak and faces a decades-long decline.
EPA administrator said rules were “ineffective,” while critics argue the move jeopardizes public health.
Letter signed by more than 70 student and West Lafayette community groups asks Purdue President Mitch Daniels to begin conversation on guiding the university towards carbon neutrality goal.
Government watchdog recommends creation of federal program to help Americans migrate from climate change-stricken areas
The GAO said the federal government should create a pilot program to help communities that will need to relocate because of climate change effects.
Decision gives companies an extra year to continue storing coal ash in ponds, but loopholes could postpone pond closures until 2028.