EPA Withdraws Request for Methane Data

EPA Withdraws Request for Methane Data

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

The EPA has withdrawn a request for methane emissions data from the oil and gas industry.

Senate Mulls ‘Kill Switch’ for Obama Methane Rule

Senate Mulls ‘Kill Switch’ for Obama Methane Rule

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2017

Congress could use a rarely-invoked law to permanently kill an Obama-era methane emissions regulation.

America’s Climate Pollution is Falling, EPA Report Says

America’s Climate Pollution is Falling, EPA Report Says

  • Published: Feb 14th, 2017

Greenhouse gas emissions fell in 2015, reducing America’s overall climate pollution to below 1994 levels.

Dakota Pipeline Greenlighted As Fossil Fuels Move to Fore

Dakota Pipeline Greenlighted As Fossil Fuels Move to Fore

  • Published: Feb 8th, 2017

The Army Corps of Engineers has approved an easement that allows the final link in the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Warming-Driven Heat Waves Could Tax U.S. Electrical Grid

Warming-Driven Heat Waves Could Tax U.S. Electrical Grid

  • Published: Feb 6th, 2017

More frequent heat waves will drive up electricity demand, potentially costing billions in infrastructure upgrades.

The West’s Largest Coal Plant May Close. It’s a Big Deal.

The West’s Largest Coal Plant May Close. It’s a Big Deal.

  • Published: Jan 27th, 2017

The West's largest coal-fired power plant may close — a symbolic blow to coal as America's chief source of electricity.

Decoding Trump’s White House Energy Plan

Decoding Trump’s White House Energy Plan

  • Published: Jan 20th, 2017

Trump’s “America First Energy Plan” is replete with specious claims about climate and energy policy.

Perry Dodges Climate Questions, Defends Energy Dept.

Perry Dodges Climate Questions, Defends Energy Dept.

  • Published: Jan 19th, 2017

Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry fiercely defended the mission of the U.S. Department of Energy on Thursday.