EPA seeks public input on Trump’s regulatory reform agenda

Read the full story in The Hill. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is searching for Obama-era regulations to repeal. The EPA’s regulatory reform task force, established by President Trump’s Feb. 24 executive order, is seeking public input on which rules to roll back, the agency said Wednesday in the Federal Register. The task force is …

The quest to capture and store carbon – and slow climate change — just reached a new milestone

Read the full story in the Washington Post. A new large-scale technology has launched in Decatur, Illinois that, by combining together corn-based fuels with the burial of carbon dioxide deep underground, could potentially result in the active removal of greenhouse gases from the atmosphere. It’s an objective described as crucial by scientists hoping to control the …