The nationwide halt comes after Indiana and 17 other states filed a legal challenge against the new rule.
Statewide environmental organizations have spoken out against the plans, but DNR officials say they're conservation-minded and are open to feedback.
A report from the Hoosier Environmental Council identifies spills and contamination caused by coal ash ponds in the state.
The state is reviewing its options for keeping the Amtrak line from Chicago to Indianapolis running after federal funding runs out October 1.
The Hoosier Environmental Council is trying to convince conservative business owners that implementing climate change solutions is good for business.
American Electric Power announced this week it will fully shutdown its Tanners Creek coal-fueled facility in Lawrenceburg by 2015.
An Evansville-based coal company plans to create a new surface mine in southwestern Indiana near the Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge.
The governor says the new standards would damage the state’s energy future.
Around 300 acres of forests and wetlands were destroyed during I-69 construction but INDOT says it will replenish land on a 3:1 ratio.
An environmental group says the fines are not harsh enough, but IIDEM says its penalties for water quality contamination are stricter than federal regulations.