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New EPA Rules Follow Maine's Lead on Environment

Angus King's new editorial expresses his concerns about climate change and his support for the new EPA regulations on power plants. 

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WCSH 6: South Portland considers latest effort to block tar sands

A large crowd turned out in South Portland Wednesday night to comment on a new crude oil ordinance that would keep tar sands oil out of the city...

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WMTW 8: South Portland considering new effort to ban tar sands

There's a renewed push to protect the city of South Portland from tar sands oil...

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MPBN: Supporters: Maine Has Head Start on New Federal Carbon Rules

Several environmental leaders, scientists and business representatives in Maine have welcomed new rules for cutting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. This follows the announcement today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of a plan to reduce carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, compared to 2005 levels. Supporters say Maine already has a head start on complying with the new rules. 

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