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Fast-Growing San Antonio Approves Climate Action Plan

San Antonio’s new climate action plan sets out a road map to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but doesn’t go as far as environmental groups wanted in pressing municipally owned utility CPS Energy to move to 100% clean energy.

Trump Administration Asks Court to Toss Clean Cars Cases

Federal lawyers are pushing to derail legal challenges from Democrat-led states and environmental groups that oppose the Trump administration’s recent decision to block California from setting its own standards for auto emissions.

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PFAS: The 'Forever Chemicals'

97% of Americans have a detectable amount of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, in their blood, but we don’t yet know all of their health effects. The EPA says more than 600 PFAS chemicals are in the marketplace in the U.S., and the OECD says there could be 5,000 types worldwide. States are racing to regulate PFAS, while the federal government lags.

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The Big Business of Bees: Episode 1

Feud With Trump Fouling the Air in California

Toxic Waste Case at SCOTUS Affects Big Business, Small Town