What to know about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s new rules for power plants

An EPA official told HuffPost that the new rule changes are intended to help “protect the environment” from “dangers” like mercury, but they are “not intended to address the risk of climate change.”The official said the agency will continue to […]

China’s biggest environmental protection group wins Nobel in environmental protection

China’s largest environmental protection organization won a Nobel Prize on Monday for its work protecting endangered wildlife and the environment.The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the Environmental Protection Institute of China for […]