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Environment and climate news stories from The Heartland Institute.

EPA Ends ‘Once-in-Always-in’ Policy

March 16, 2018

In a major policy reversal, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced it is ending its “Once-in-Always-in” (OIAI) policy on pollution sources. Since 1995, EPA has interpreted [...]

Washington Governor Rejects Oil and Gas Terminal

February 23, 2018

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) has rejected a proposal to build a large oil-by-rail terminal along the Columbia River. The state’s Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) voted unanimously [...]