News Release | Environment New Hampshire

No New Dirty Power Plants under EPA standard

On the heels of the third largest wildfire in California history and devastating, record-breaking floods in Colorado, the Obama administration proposed a major new rule today to curb the carbon pollution spewing from power plants that fuels global warming. Scientists warn that without major reductions in carbon pollution, extreme weather will become even more frequent and severe.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Obama Administration Should Use Sound Science to Protect New Hampshire’s Waterways

Today the Obama administration has taken a significant step forward in clarifying the science connecting America’s waterways and the drinking water for millions across the country. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board released a report today, Connectivity of Streams and Wetlands to Downstream Waters: A Review and Synthesis of the Scientific Evidence, which reviews the scientific literature outlining the impact that small waterways have on larger bodies of water downstream.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Granite Staters’ Thank Sen. Ayotte For Her McCarthy EPA Confirmation Vote

Manchester, NH – Today, Granite Staters joined Environment New Hampshire outside the local office of Senator Kelly Ayotte, thanking her for voting to confirm Gina McCarthy earlier this week as the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

House Subcommittee Guts Parks, Clean Water, and Climate Protections

Yesterday, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies moved to slash the FY 2014 Interior and Environment Appropriations budget by 18 percent. 

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