Environmental Protection Agency

Effective functioning of Environment Court

Agenda 21, a comprehensive action program adopted at the historic Rio Conference of 1992, was designated to integrate the goals of continued economic development and environmental protection.

May 13, 2016
May 13, 2016

US proposes to cut methane from oil, gas by nearly half

The Obama administration issues a final rule to sharply cut methane emissions from US oil and gas production, to reduce methane emissions by nearly half over the next decade.

August 25, 2015
August 25, 2015

Effective functioning of Environment Court

Agenda 21, a comprehensive action program adopted at the historic Rio Conference of 1992, was designated to integrate the goals of continued economic development and environmental protection.

August 1, 2015
August 1, 2015

Clean power plan draws firms, investors

Hundreds of companies and investors sent a letter to 29 governors in the US on Friday to show their support for the Clean Power Plan to slash carbon emissions in the electricity sector.