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DePasquale: Climate change costing Pa. millions in infrastructure damage, but there’s a fix

The Democrat's office rolled out a new report that contains nine recommendations for the state to get ahead of the issue that he said poses a long-term threat to public safety.

In radio interview, Wolf breaks with Pittsburgh’s Peduto on nat gas, enraging environmentalists

A war of words between labor and environmentalists — with Democrats in the middle — roared back into the spotlight Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf waded in, saying that more petrochemical development was “exactly...

Report: FBI opens corruption probe of how Wolf administration issued pipeline permits

Environmental advocates have long raised concerns about the Mariner East pipeline project, which carries western Pennsylvania-produced natural gas to a suburban Philadelphia facility for export.

Here’s a carbon tax plan that U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey can live with |...

To cut off Republican objections to a carbon tax, its authors need to do the obvious thing: Return the money to the people. The urgency is too great.

As the coal industry shrinks, miners deserve a just transition. Here’s how to make...

Economic and political trends are driving a shift away from coal. What kind of assistance do coal workers and communities need?

Bill that allows hunting in Pennsylvania on three Sundays a year is closer to...

The bill pitted rural lawmakers, hoping to keep countrysides clear of orange vested hunters for at least one day a week, against the National Rifle Association and pro-hunting groups.

How better batteries are fueling a surge of electric scooters in India and China...

In the developing world, electric two-wheelers have the potential to spread quickly – if batteries continue to improve on performance and cost.

‘The stakes are too high’: Climate skeptics meet their own critics at state House...

The third hearing on climate change featuring dissenting voices this year led at least one Democratic lawmaker to walk out.

Pa.’s Shapiro joins other state AGs in challenge to ‘unlawful’ Trump EPA regulatory changes

The regulations would unlawfully hinder states’ abilities to protect water quality, the Pennsylvania Democrat and 22 of his colleagues charge.

Trump slams Dems, pitches nat gas future during Pittsburgh visit 

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — President Donald Trump and his allies pitched a natural gas-fueled future for Pennsylvania and the nation Wednesday.Trump’s speech at a convention center in downtown Pittsburgh comes in the midst of both...