Peabody Tells Illinois it Can Cover Mine Closing CostsA Peabody attorney counters that its anticipated restoration costs are between $25 million and $30 million less than the state estimates.
Ameren Missouri Falcon Cam Soars into Fifth SeasonThe ongoing interest in the lives of these amazing birds is reflected in the number of viewers who watch the live camera feed.
Arch Coal Cuts Deal with Wyoming in Multi-Million Dollar BankruptcyArch and Alpha each operate two large open-pit mines in the Powder River Basin, the nation's top coal-producing region.
Concrete Plant Opponents File SuitResidents say plant would hurt property values, rezoning was illegal.
Lawmakers Call for West Lake Landfill to Get Higher PriorityLocal residents applaud effort to have landfill added to federal program.
Commissioners Tentatively Scheduled to Review Coal Ash Comments
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.
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.
Study: Peak Tornado Activity Comes Two Weeks Earlier Than In The 1950sThe busiest day of tornado season is now May 19th, as opposed to May 26th back in the 1950s.
Hearing on Ameren's Coal Ash Landfill Postponed AgainEnvironmentalists are screaming foul over Ameren Missouri's plans to construct the ash-pit at its Labadie facility, saying that it doesn't meet county regulations.
Government Might Deregulate Corn, Soybean SeedsFederal officials are proposing lifting restrictions on the use of some genetically modified seeds.