The discharge is not toxic, but it can hurt stream life. And people who live near the work site are fed up with a project one says moves ‘full steam ahead’ no matter the consequences.
Susan Phillips April 10, 2021 | 10:43 AM
Outdoor and in-person park programs have resumed and are limited to 40 participants per program.
Hannah Chinn/WHYY April 5, 2021 | 5:36 AM
The Green New Deal was never a hard-and-fast policy proposal; it was a nonbinding resolution that broadly called for an overhaul of the economy intended to benefit workers and the environment.
By Danielle Kurtzleben/NPR
April 2, 2021 | 7:41 AM
Supervisors in one Centre County township recently passed a stormwater fee, but not everyone thinks it was needed.
Anne Danahy April 2, 2021 | 7:00 AM
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Green hydrogen is seen as a possible solution for industries with hard-to-cut emissions, like shipping and aviation
Rachel McDevitt April 2, 2021 | 5:39 AM
Environmental groups cheered the plan, which calls for spending on everything from renewable energy to plugging old oil and gas wells that emit methane.
Reid Frazier March 31, 2021 | 8:15 PM
Largest construction site in the country had over 100 cases in December; photos show mask policy not always followed.
Reid Frazier Updated: March 31, 2021 | 8:35 pm
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If the chemical-laced water reaches the surface, it can cause problems. One expert says it would be hard to totally prevent that from happening.
Julie Grant/The Allegheny Front March 26, 2021 | 8:42 AM
The number of bald eagles in the lower 48 states has quadrupled since 2009, according to a new survey. The findings are a bright spot in an otherwise troubling picture for American birds.
By Nathan Rott/NPR
March 25, 2021 | 4:01 PM
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Pennsylvania’s highest court has delivered a victory for natural gas exploration firms, ruling that the state attorney general’s office doesn’t have authority under state law to sue them on anti-trust grounds over their mineral rights-leasing practices.
Marc Levy/The Associated Press March 25, 2021 | 1:34 PM
If you’re in the eastern part of the United States, get ready to be surrounded by these little critters.
By Madeline K. Sofia and Thomas Lu/NPR
March 25, 2021 | 5:36 AM