Day: January 26, 2009

Environmental Protection Agency Global Warming News Government Policy Transportation

News Update: Obama Directs EPA to Reconsider Bush Era Denial

President Barack Obama on Monday signed two presidential memoranda taking on environmental issues either ignored or abused by the Bush administration: A first memorandum directing Lisa Jackson and the EPA to reconsider the denial of a waiver allowing California and 17 other states to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from cars and trucks. Granting the waiver […]Read More

Global Warming News

EarthTalk: Do Volcanic Eruptions Emit More Greenhouse Gases Than From

Earthtalk is a weekly environmental column made available to our readers from the editors of E/The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: Could it really be true that a single large volcanic eruption launches more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than the amount generated by all of humanity over history? – Steve Schlemmer, London, England This argument that human-caused […]Read More