The Trump administration has now given formal notice that it will repeal an Obama-era rule that has strict standards for hydraulic fracking on public lands — all part of what the president says is his ongoing effort to rollback regulations and to encourage domestic energy production that will reduce cost for US manufacturers.
Here’s the latest news on hirings, promotions and departures among environmental leaders. Ecotech Institute: The sustainability-focused school has named David Needham as its new president. Needham (pictured) joins Ecotech Institute from Somersetstreet, a company he founded in 2008. Delos: The real estate developer has appointed environmental sustainability expert Michelle Moore as a strategic advisor. Most recently, Moore served … Read more »