Human Rights Watch blames Louisiana regulators for low birth weights in Cancer Alley

In the most polluted areas, a quarter of babies are born underweight. The watchdog group wants…

A Louisiana court just revived plans for the country’s biggest plastics plant

If Formosa's megaproject goes through, it could more than triple cancer risk in parts of St.…

Oil-friendly Louisiana now has the power to approve carbon capture projects

What could go wrong?

What abandoning fossil fuels could look like in the Arab world

The researcher Hamza Hamouchene outlines a path towards a clean energy future without ‘green colonialism.’

The liquefied natural gas boom hits a snag in Port Arthur, Texas

A federal court has revoked a key permit for Sempra Energy, whose LNG facility could worsen…

Backyard sewage and parasitic disease: EPA opens civil rights probe in Alabama

Advocates allege the state hindered Black residents from receiving critical federal funds.

New EPA watchdog report says refineries can’t police themselves

Many of these refineries are located in and around neighborhoods of color.

‘Extreme victory’: Years of organization leads to the shuttering of a toxic polluter in south Memphis

The closure of one of the nation's most toxic medical equipment sterilization facilities will reduce residents'…

Even the bayous of Louisiana are now threatened by wildfires

In just one month, 7 times more acres burned than in an average year.

Even the bayous of Louisiana are now threatened by wildfires

In just one month, 7 times more acres burned than in an average year.