Articles in Category: 'EPA'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 12, 2014 3:55 AM
 

If you are unfamiliar with the EPA’s overreaching and likely-underachieving Clean Power Plan, you might want to bring it up on your radar -- and quickly. Public comments on this bureaucratic "answer" to climate change are due by Dec. 1.

 
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By: Julio Fuentes | Posted: October 29, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The problems that will affect Florida’s citizens and small businesses have taken a back seat to mudslinging in the gubernatorial race, and important issues, such as greenhouse gas emission regulations, are falling through the cracks.

 
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By: Ned Bowman | Posted: October 8, 2014 3:55 AM
 

As most already know, the energy growth in the U.S. during the early and mid-20th century has been overwhelmingly positive. It has led to high productivity, rapid economic growth, and unimagined technological progress raising our standard of living across the board.

 
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By: Nicolás Gutierrez | Posted: June 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Even for those who use public transportation or the relative few who use electric vehicles, gasoline affects everything we do – from the price of food to the cost of goods that we purchase for our homes or businesses.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Possible Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson will be hitting the Sunshine State next week. Carson made headlines for speaking against Obamacare at the National Prayer Breakfast last year despite President Barack Obama being in attendance.

 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: February 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Big Environment is outraged over the fact that Florida is opposing Big Government's latest outrageous power grab.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 5, 2013 3:55 AM

Remember the increasing chunk of the budget environmentalists want to embed in the Constitution to buy conservation lands -- 33 percent of annual net revenues from the excise tax on documents from here to kingdom come? 

 
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By: Gwen Keyes Fleming | Posted: December 3, 2012 5:00 AM
Nutrient pollution, the excess nitrogen and phosphorus that causes algal blooms and fish kills, is a major source of water quality impairment across the state of Florida.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 17, 2012 3:55 AM
Obama surrogates swooped into Florida Friday to drop $80 million in federal subsidies for conservation easements north of Lake Okeechobee. That’s fancy talk for paying landowners to hold water.
 
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By: Steve Gates | Posted: February 24, 2012 3:55 AM
President Obama talked to students and other Floridians at the University of Miami on Thursday to reiterate a major item from his State of the Union address last month -- what he calls an “all-of-the-above” approach to energy.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 7, 2011 3:55 AM

Groups like Earthjustice and Sierra Club didn't like it, but last week the Environmental Protection Agency finally listened, did the right thing and approved a state alternative to the EPA's draconian water pollution regulations proposed for Florida.

 
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