Profit alone isn’t enough for farmers to sign over control of their land.
Commonwealth Court said the Department of Environmental Protection did not have the constitutional authority to collect revenue from the program.
- Group’s report brings no consensus on RGGI, but supporters and opponents both take validation
- Pennsylvania governor noncommittal on greenhouse gas strategy as climate task force finishes work
- Pa. participation in RGGI has been held up for more than a year. What has the state lost?
- Documents reveal new details about Pa. governor’s secret working group on greenhouse gas emissions
- Pennsylvania high court to consider plan to make power plants pay for greenhouse gas emissions
- Study: Pa. would benefit by joining Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
- Shapiro to appeal court decision that stopped Pa. from joining climate program
Solar panels are saving some churches money, and the use of renewable energy can be, as one pastor put it, “a positive expression of our faith.”
It’s no one person’s responsibility to solve climate change. But little actions can add up.
In Pa., climate change stresses old infrastructure. Stormwater fees are seen as a way to help limit flooding, pollution
Cities and towns have to fix rain-related problems, especially since there’s a federal mandate to cut pollution in the Chesapeake Bay. Many turn to stormwater fees to support costly upgrades. But people billed for those fees sometimes don’t know what they’re paying for.
More than 100 advocacy groups say Shapiro’s “fossil fuels-first all-of-the-above energy strategy” does not move at the speed of climate change.
Penn State researchers looked at 50 years worth of data on honey production by state as a way of measuring how the landscape of available flowers has shifted over that time.
Pa. tells frackers to disclose chemicals, but it’s not clear exactly what changes the public will see
Drillers are already required to record which chemicals they use in plans they make for each site. They had to turn those plans into the Department of Environmental Protection only if requested.
Heavy duty diesel vehicles to be replaced with electric through grant program funded by Volkswagen settlement
The money is slated for electric garbage trucks, freight trucks, and delivery vehicles, as well as hydrogen fuel cell vehicles and charging stations.