More Air Pollution Articles

  • Peace Bridge to get $3 million for air quality

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Peace Bridge Authority is planning $3 million in improvements to improve air quality and reduce the cross-border bridge's carbon footprint. The Buffalo News ( ) reports that the project includes use of an experimental type of concrete designed to...

  • Residents may seek grant to track air quality

    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — After years of dealing with thick dust, acrid smells and health problems, residents of a southeast Pascagoula neighborhood may soon know what's in their air. The Sun Herald reported ( community leaders are working to secure an Environmental...

  • Obama taps Arkansas utility chief for FERC

    President Obama tapped Colette Honorable, the Democratic utility regulatory chief in Arkansas who's earned praise from both sides of the aisle in Washington, as nominee for commissioner at the federal electric grid regulator.

  • UN climate chief: Global warming a public health issue

    Christiana Figueres argues that older, dirtier forms of energy are likely the first to be eliminated under a deal to curb greenhouse gas emissions. Doing so would improve public health by reducing air pollutants and slashing heat-trapping carbon emissions.

From the Weekly Standard