Daily Archives: July 6, 2014

Federal coal mining permit blocked for failing to consider climate change impacts

Federal regulators failed to consider the social cost of carbon emissions in approving a proposed coal mine expansion in Colorado, said a U.S. district court judge last week in blocking the permit. The reasoning in this case should be applied … Continue reading

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