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Supreme Court case could affect Michigan hazardous waste cleanups

What does a clash over an old Montana copper smelter have to do with environmental protection in Michigan? A lot, potentially. The U.S. Supreme Court on...

Detroit residents alarmed, frustrated after uranium-contaminated site collapses into Detroit River

On Nov. 26, sediment from a property — which once processed uranium for the 1940s Manhattan Project developing the nuclear bomb — toppled into...

Peters, Stabenow decry potential Canadian nuclear waste site on Lake Huron

The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) of Canada has narrowed it down to two options for a nuclear waste storage facility, one of which...

Trump admin OKs cyanide poisoning of coyotes

Wildlife activists are condemning the President Trump administration’s reauthorization of government use of a weapon designed to kill coyotes by spraying cyanide into their...

Column: The EPA disbanded our clean air science panel. We met...

Since 1980, emissions of six common air pollutants have decreased by 67%, thanks largely to government regulation. At the same time, U.S. gross domestic...

Enviros want Enbridge permits pulled after delayed report of equipment collapse...

Oil pipeline company Enbridge is once again in hot water with environmental groups over transparency concerns. Since June, the Canadian company has been collecting geological...

Report: Michigan has 300+ clean energy businesses, regulatory changes could spur...

Updated, 2:52 p.m., 12/4/19 with the corrected link to the report The Environmental Law and Policy Center (ELPC) released a policy report Wednesday morning praising...

Court of Appeals rules against Nestle in bottled water suit

A Michigan Court of Appeals panel on Tuesday reversed a local judge in a case between a northern Michigan local government and Nestle Waters...

U.S. Senate confirms Trump’s new energy secretary, a former Ford exec

WASHINGTON — The President Trump administration has a new head of energy policy. The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to confirm the nomination of Dan...

Pelosi contradicts Trump at U.N. climate conference: ‘We’re still in’ the...

Updated, 12:47 p.m., 12/2/19 with additional comments from Rep. Dingell Even as President Trump has served notice that the United States is withdrawing from the...

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