EPA

The ethanol strategy

Back in 2007, Congress authorized the Environmental Protection Agency to make sure that more and more ethanol be integrated into the nation's gasoline supply every year. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2013

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Chevron to pay fine, help buy natural gas school buses in federal settlement

Chevron has agreed to pay a $384,000 fine and help Jordan School District buy natural gas buses as part of a federal settlement for alleged air quality violations. Read more »

July 31, 2013

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Summer gas prices climb as 1 gallon costs an average of $3.69 in Utah

According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of regular gas in Utah runs about $3.69. Many factors contribute to higher gas prices across the U.S. during the... Read more »

July 22, 2013

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Senate approves Obama-pick McCarthy to head EPA, confirm Perez as labor secretary

The Senate plugged two more vacancies in President Barack Obama's second-term leadership team on Thursday, confirming Thomas Perez as labor secretary and Gina McCarthy... Read more »

July 18, 2013

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For Obama's climate plan, devil is in the details

Frustrated by a recalcitrant Congress, President Barack Obama has vowed to take climate change into his own hands. Now he has to deliver. Read more »

July 15, 2013

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We should value health over profits

Salt Lake City, Utah and Houston, Texas have, to some extent, similar air quality problems. Both cities suffer from an excessive amount of volatile organic compounds... Read more »

June 7, 2013

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