Skip to content

Environmental Protection Agency

Latest Stories

b2df75fb9d83a5074c0f6a7067000d9c.jpg

b2df75fb9d83a5074c0f6a7067000d9c.jpg

FILE - This Oct. 15, 2013, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington the day the court's justices said they would be reviewing whether or not the Environmental Protection Agency overstepped its authority in developing rules aimed at cutting emissions of six heat-trapping gases from factories and power plants. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, the Court will hear arguments on the unanimous federal appeals court ruling that upheld the government's unprecedented regulations aimed at reducing the gases blamed for global warming. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

supreme-court-greenhouse-gasesjpeg-00d9c_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

supreme-court-greenhouse-gasesjpeg-00d9c_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

FILE - This Oct. 15, 2013, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington the day the court's justices said they would be reviewing whether or not the Environmental Protection Agency overstepped its authority in developing rules aimed at cutting emissions of six heat-trapping gases from factories and power plants. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, the Court will hear arguments on the unanimous federal appeals court ruling that upheld the government's unprecedented regulations aimed at reducing the gases blamed for global warming. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

Supreme Court Greenhouse Gases.JPEG-00d9c.jpg

Supreme Court Greenhouse Gases.JPEG-00d9c.jpg

FILE - This Oct. 15, 2013, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington the day the court's justices said they would be reviewing whether or not the Environmental Protection Agency overstepped its authority in developing rules aimed at cutting emissions of six heat-trapping gases from factories and power plants. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, the Court will hear arguments on the unanimous federal appeals court ruling that upheld the government's unprecedented regulations aimed at reducing the gases blamed for global warming. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

2_ap110921056625_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

2_ap110921056625_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

**FILE** State Field State Park Director Clay Phillips talks with Jared Blumenfeld, regional administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, during a tour of the park just north of the border with Mexico Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

ap110921056625_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

ap110921056625_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

**FILE** State Field State Park Director Clay Phillips talks with Jared Blumenfeld, regional administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, during a tour of the park just north of the border with Mexico Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

AP110921056625.jpg

AP110921056625.jpg

**FILE** State Field State Park Director Clay Phillips talks with Jared Blumenfeld, regional administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, during a tour of the park just north of the border with Mexico Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

d96a47e70e1c90064b0f6a706700b5a3.jpg

d96a47e70e1c90064b0f6a706700b5a3.jpg

John Stokes, right, director of the Natural Areas Department for the city of Fort Collins, points out the Poudre River to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, left; David Agnew, left rear, director of the White House's intergovernmental affairs office; and Nancy Sutley (in sunglasses, behind McCarthy), chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, in Fort Collins, Colo., Tuesday Feb. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/The Coloradoan, V. Richard Haro)

f9006b23a50b56054b0f6a7067004a8e.jpg

f9006b23a50b56054b0f6a7067004a8e.jpg

In this Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 photo, Didi Fung, a contractor for the Environmental Protection Agency, prepares to collect water samples from the Dan River as state and federal environmental officials continued their investigations of a spill of coal ash into the river in Eden, N.C. Duke Energy estimates that up to 82,000 tons of ash has been released from a break in a 48-inch storm water pipe at the Dan River Power Plant. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)