BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Wildfire smoke accounted for up to half of all health-damaging small particle air pollution in the western U.S. in recent years as warming temperatures fueled more destructive blazes, according to a study released Monday.
Construction of what’s expected to be Montana’s largest wind farm will begin in 2021 just beyond the shadow the coal-fired Colstrip Power Plant.
Air quality specialists will be taking steps this year to have the Upper Green River Basin re-designated as an "attainment zone" by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
The tougher air standards called for by many scientists in and out of the federal government “could have been a huge blow to the coal industry,” Douglas Buffington, West Virginia’s senior deputy attorney general, told reporters.
According to the results published on Wednesday, 83% of Wyomingites support natural gas production, followed by 71% of respondents backing oil, 69% solar, 66% wind and 63% coal production.
The obvious solution is to decontaminate or “treat” this water until it might be fit for irrigation or other beneficial uses. That, of course, costs money, time and permanent employee salaries with which Aethon would prefer not to be burdened.
According to Prince Charles, achieving a green recovery is the "story of our time".
Some environmental advocates have said that because we are barreling toward catastrophe, Biden should invoke emergency authority to address climate change. This step would be bold — quite possibly bolder than Biden is willing to be — and it would carry major rewards and risks.
Converse County is blessed with significant agricultural, mineral, and other resources. One of those resources — oil and natural gas — has lon…
"Deciding to stay here has had me thinking about what Wyoming will be like in the future with the way we are digging up coal, oil, gas, and fossil fuels," Amber Rouse says.
"As a third generation Wyomingite, I want the best for our state. I want to see my loved ones employed and our communities booming. Simultaneously, I want my children to grow up on a planet with oceans they can swim in and clean air they can breathe," Rachelle Trujillo says.
Idris Elba wants to use his platform to “shine a light” on those most affected by global warming, as he says the communities that "suffer" due to the impact of climate change are never talked about.
PENCE: “The both of you repeatedly committed to abolishing fossil fuel and banning fracking … President Trump has made clear we’re going to co…
Researchers are testing out ways to repurpose old blade to keep them out of landfills and make useful materials.
Lots of people in politics and the media out here in California are blaming global warming for the 26 major wildfires that have killed at leas…
Prince Charles has recorded a message to highlight the urgent need for action to tackle climate change.
Smoke from severe wildfires raging on the West Coast has blown thousands of miles east, reaching parts of the Midwest, Canada and upstate New York.
Ellie Goulding has called on her fellow touring musicians to do everything they can to make their tours as green as possible.
The legislation would essentially clear the way to remove Wyoming’s grizzly bear population from protection under the Endangered Species Act and hand over management to the state.
The Environmental Protection Agency will allow the state to take the lead in regulating injection wells used to store carbon dioxide, a move seen by many as a major step forward in advancing carbon capture and sequestration research.
SALT LAKE CITY — Bold water conservation strategies and changes in longstanding law and water policies are needed to slow the alarming shrinki…
The agreement aims to clarify state and federal roles in protecting Wyoming forests from wildfires, invasive species, compromised watershed and other threats. Environmental groups worry it will increase commercial logging on public land.