Skip to main content

Air

The Latest On: Air

August 10, 2013 | Video

This Is How Asthma Feels

Millions of Americans suffer from asthma. However, most people don't know how brutal it is to live with the disease. Breathing is a fundamental right, yet every day air pollution affects our right to breathe clean air.

September 23, 2022 | Feature

The Environmental Impacts of Cryptomining

In the first comprehensive documentation of the explosive growth of cryptocurrency mining in the United States, a new guidebook examines how this industry is impacting utilities, energy systems, emissions, communities and ratepayers.

September 22, 2022 | Fact Sheet

New Jersey's Dirty Secret, Additional Information

Since the release of the New Jersey's Dirty Secret report, additional information has become available from energy years 2019 to 2021 regarding the amount of subsidies that New Jersey incinerators are receiving under the state's RPS program. Currently, New Jersey incinerators have received over $50 million in subsidies since 2004.

September 20, 2022 | In the News: San Francisco Chronicle

Lawsuit threatened over EtO emissions, Council votes for air monitors

Raul Garcia, Legislative Director, Policy & Legislation, Earthjustice: “The consequences are very real … because what we are seeing is direct impacts to those communities and to those very children. I think the EPA needs to learn from those communities like the one in Laredo that is standing up for themselves. They need to realize this issue is not going away. The community continues to put pressure on them, and we’ll take them to court if we have to.”

Pages