Critical List: The return of the loan-guarantee program; Texas least prepared for climate change
The Energy Department is reviving its loan program. (AAAH! SOLYNDRA! AAAAAAAH!…say Republicans. We’re pretty sure this will all work out fine.)
Environmental groups want final rules governing coal ash and are suing the EPA to get them.
In China, drought means that 7.8 million people and almost 10 million acres of farmland lack adequate drinking water.
As the Arctic warms up, more Inuit people are falling ill from water-borne pathogens.
Delta’s buying its very own refinery.