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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court lets stand lower-court ruling preserving Obama administration mercury air pollution regulation - Reuters

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United States Environmental Protection Agency

Statement: EPA 'pleased' by Supreme Court decision to deny stay of Mercury and Air Toxics Standards - EPA

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Supreme Court of the United States

US Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts declines bid to stay EPA's Mercury and Air Toxics Standards, which court found to be illegal last year due to problem agency says it is working to fix - The Hill

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Obama climate change plan

US EPA chief says agency will continue to work with states to drive carbon emission reductions, saying Supreme Court decision to freeze carbon regulation 'is not going to slow us down' - Reuters

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Obama climate change plan

US Supreme Court agrees to halt enforcement of President Obama's climate change plan until legal challenges resolved - AP

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politics

President Obama sends record $4.1 trillion spending plan to Congress to combat terror threats, global warming - AP

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Obama climate change plan

President Obama, on proposed gasoline tax: the US should use this period when gas prices are low to accelerate the change to a green economy

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Obama climate change plan

President Obama to propose $10-a-barrel oil tax to fund green transportation - Politico

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Obama climate change plan

26 US states, led by West Virginia and Texas, ask Supreme Court to block President Obama's climate rule for power plants - The Hill

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Obama climate change plan

White House says it is 'pleased' appeals court rejects attempts to block Clean Power Plan from moving forward while litigation proceeds

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Obama climate change plan

Federal court rejects bid to block EPA rule that requires carbon emission cuts from hundreds of power plants - CNBC

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Obama climate change plan

US House votes to stop EPA rules cutting carbon emissions from new power plants; Obama expected to veto - @AmyAHarder

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Obama climate change plan

White House issues veto threat for Senate resolution of disapproval for EPA power plant rule - @Reuters

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Obama climate change plan

President Obama's senior climate adviser Brian Deese to visit Ottawa on Monday to talk about energy and climate change cooperation, White House says - @Reuters

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2015 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris

White House says President Obama, at Paris climate talks, will press for agreement that reflects ambitious climate targets, will push agreement that puts in place a long-term framework that reduces emissions over time - @Reuters

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Obama climate change plan

White House says confident of administration's proposal to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants despite states' challenges - @Reuters

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United States Environmental Protection Agency

23 states, led by West Virginia, file petition to block EPA carbon pollution rule - @Reuters

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Canada federal election 2015

President Obama and Canadian PM-designate Trudeau talk about recently completed Trans-Pacific Partnership, combating terrorism and working together to achieve 'ambitious' climate agreement, White House says - @CBCNews

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Obama climate change plan

68 global companies sign White House pledge on climate change action - @FinancialTimes

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Pope Francis' 1st visit to US

Pope Francis at the White House: 'Mr. President, I find it encouraging that you are proposing an initiative for reducing air pollution. Climate change is a problem [that] can no longer be left to a future generation' - @nprpolitics

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