Environment

Politics Over Process

Recently, a coalition of Democratic Attorneys General (AGs) from 13 states sent a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, notifying him of their intent to sue if the EPA eases the current greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions standards...

/ July 11, 2017

Crabs, Bees and Gene Simmons, Oh My!

While perusing the pages of NRDC’s onEarth magazine we learned two things: the greatest threat to mankind is in the form of starfish murderers – err – king crabs; and the Rocky Mountain bee has a shorter tongue now than it did...

/ October 7, 2015

A Letter From Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s President and CEO to Pope Francis

A year before Pope Francis and President Obama met, MPC’s President and Chief Executive Officer Gary R. Heminger appealed to the Vatican to consider the plight of millions around the world who face energy poverty. Below is the letter Heminger sent to...

/ September 23, 2015

Climate Change Effects Are Simple Logic. Unless They’re Not.

This July 13 article in the New York Times (I know, please stay with me here) discusses the linkage between climate change and human health.

/ September 21, 2015