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Kiah Collier, ProPublica

Kiah Collier, ProPublica
Kiah Collier is a reporter and associate editor for The Texas Tribune with a focus on energy and environment.

EPA Rejects Texas’ More Lenient Standard For Highly Toxic Air Pollutant

This story was originally published by ProPublica. As part of a sweeping announcement detailing strategies to crack down on toxic industrial air pollution, the U.S....

A Laredo Plant That Sterilizes Medical Equipment Spews Cancer-Causing Pollution On Schoolchildren

Jennifer Jinot didn’t expect to retire early from her role as an environmental health scientist for the federal government. She’d spent 26 years assessing...

Renewable energy proponents brace for last-minute attack on tax breaks for wind and solar

  Any day now. That’s a phrase on the minds of renewable energy proponents who have been fighting to preserve what they say is a key...

Is Texas leading on disaster preparedness? Yes and no, experts say

More than a year and a half after Hurricane Harvey slammed into Texas, killing dozens, the state is still waiting on billions in federal...

Texas Senate leaders unveil $1.8 billion package of disaster relief bills

More than a year and a half after Hurricane Harvey ravaged the state, Texas Senate leaders announced a $1.8 billion trio of disaster relief...
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