Agreement with the EPA would resolve claims the fertilizer company violated waste and community-protection laws. Simplot would change operations, monitor groundwater and devise a $126-million closure plan.
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Pruitt’s behavior is scandalous even by Trump standards, but he’s safe so long as Wyoming’s Jr. senator chairs the committee overseeing him.
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality released its final report on the Pavillion investigation Thursday, again concluding it was unlikely that hydraulic fracturing polluted nearby residential water wells in the area.
The study concluded there was no evidence that fluids …
A recent Supreme Court power plant decision is a setback to one of the biggest environmental actions of the Obama administration.
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality did not allow for enough public input before giving an underground coal gasification project preliminary approval to pollute an aquifer, U.S. EPA said late last month.