California Will Use Marijuana Tax Dollars To Support Cultivator Environmental Clean-Up, State Announces

A pair of GOP congressmen is asking key cabinet officials in the Biden administration to study the environmental impacts of marijuana cultivation—acknowledging both the intensive electrical demand that growing cannabis can involve as well as the role that legalization can play in setting regulations for the plant. Reps. Earl CarterContinue Reading

GOP Aims to Revamp Environment Messaging by Embracing Renewables

Republicans are attempting to address concerns over the environment and climate change as they compile plans for what to pitch to voters this fall and tackle next year should they win the House majority. It’s not an issue the party’s known for — its 2016 platform stated it’s an “illusion”Continue Reading

Bloomberg News

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Bloomberg News Greg Stohr and Jennifer A. Dlouhy Article content (Bloomberg) — A U.S. Supreme Court argument Monday has the potential to give conservatives a new lever to slash the power of federal regulatory agencies with ramifications that reach far beyondContinue Reading

Overnight Energy & Environment — Biden's Fed pick draws GOP heat on climate

Welcome to Thursday’s Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. Subscribe here:   Today we’re looking at climate issues from Federal Reserve nominee Sarah Bloom Raskin’s confirmation hearing, an upcoming second-look a Senate panel will take at a Biden Interior nominee andContinue Reading