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HUD and USDA prioritize health with updated energy efficiency standards

PSR salutes the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture for their newly adopted, updated Minimum Energy Standards for single and multifamily homes.

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EPA enacts life-saving pollution limits for Mercury and Air Toxics from electricity generation

Having finalized a suite of new standards to regulate power plants, EPA has updated its Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS).

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EPA finalizes strong carbon emissions standards for power plants

PSR applauds EPA for finalizing new, strict standards for regulating carbon emissions from power plants.

FY25 Letter on Asthma Funding

Letter to Congress urging an increase in funding for the life-saving National Asthma Control Program.

Letter to Congress on FY25 Environmental Health Funding

Letter to Congress signed by PSR and other health groups, in support of increased funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Environmental Health, which would…

Letter to EPA on “Applicable Requirements”

PSR and other health groups submitted these comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, opposing a proposed rule that would weaken the Clean Air Act and harm communities affected by…

Letter to Congress on FY25 EPA Funding

Letter to Congress signed by PSR and other health groups, asking them to increase funding for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in order to meet critical clean air objectives.

Comments on MERP Waste Emissions Charge

PSR and partner groups submitted comments in support of the EPA’s proposed regulations to implement the Methane Emissions Reduction Program’s Waste Emissions Charge and urged swift finalization of the proposal.

Oregons Hidden Air Pollution Problem

Oregon’s Hidden Air Pollution Problem: Fossil Fuels in Buildings

This report from Oregon PSR highlights the pollution caused by burning fossil fuels for heating and water heating in Oregon homes and buildings.

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Letter from Health Groups on Smoggy Skies Act

This letter to Congress from PSR and other health groups details how this bill would undermine the Clean Air Act and threaten vulnerable communities.