20 ianuarie 2021

US court strikes down major Trump climate rollback


In this AFP file photo taken on January 12, 2021 US President Donald Trump speaks in Alamo, Texas.In a last-minute slap at President Donald Trump, a federal appeals court struck down one of his administration’s most momentous climate rollbacks on Tuesday, saying officials acted illegally in issuing a new rule that eased federal regulation of air pollution from power plants.The Trump administration rule was based on a “mistaken reading of the Clean Air Act,” the US Court of Appeals for the [...]