Natural Hazard? Study Says Farming Marijuana Hurting EnvironmentResearchers from Ithaca College say that the growing number of small pot farms being planted in remote forest areas are having a major impact on the local environment.
100 Companies Are Responsible For 71% Of Global Carbon EmissionsRoughly 100 companies have been causing about 71 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, a new report shows.
Gov. Wolf To Veto Plastic Bag Tax Ban BillThe bill would have prevented cities like Pittsburgh and other municipalities from banning or taxing plastic bags.
Bill To Prohibit Bans & Taxes On Plastic Bags Goes To GovernorGovernor Wolf opposes the bill but will make a final decision about whether to sign or veto it.
Trump Signs Order Rolling Back Environmental EffortsDeclaring "the start of a new era" in energy production, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that he said would revive the coal industry and create jobs.
How To Make Your Wedding More Eco-FriendlyJune is peak time for weddings. Invitations, flowers and food are among the things that drive up the cost. But they also can increase a celebration's toll on the environment, and for many couples, that's a big concern.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
Pittsburgh Holds Variety Of Activities To Mark Earth Day Today is Earth Day and Pittsburgh has made huge strides in becoming more environmentally-conscious over the last few years.
Pennsylvania Resources Council Announces 2015 Collection EventsDo you have any old electronics or chemicals laying around that you don't know how to get rid of?
Consol Energy Says Its Airport Fracking Exceeds Environmental StandardsWhen it comes to drilling for natural gas at the Pittsburgh International Airport, Consol Energy officials say no one in the nation is fracking with their level of environmental protection.
KD Investigates: As Drilling Ramps Up, So Do The LawsuitsGary Andreis's house in Chartiers-Houston is just downhill from a natural gas compressor station which he says has flooded his yard and poisoned his well, forcing him and his family to live on bottled water.
Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer RetiringEnvironmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.