News Release | Environment Missouri

No New Dirty Power Plants Under EPA Standard

On the heels of last summer’s incredible drought, 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 Missouri Research and Policy Center

Environment Missouri Publishes Citizens Guide to the Current River

The Citizen's Guide to the Current River to provide information on park's natural wonders, history and ways for citizens to support the Ozark National Scenic Riverways.

News Release | Environment Missouri

Congratulations Gina McCarthy, Our New U.S. EPA Administrator

The U.S. Senate today confirmed Gina McCarthy as administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill voted to confirm and Senator Blunt voted against confirming Ms. McCarthy.

News Release | Environment Missouri

President Obama’s Climate Plan a Clear Victory for Missouri, Future Generations

Today, President Obama announced a climate plan that will set limits on carbon pollution from power plants, advance energy efficiency and increase the nation’s commitment to renewable energy. In the aftermath of last summer’s severe drought and extreme heat waves, the president’s plan to address global warming was loudly applauded by Environment Missouri and many others.

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