Obama Bars Arctic Drilling Ahead of Trump Inauguration

Obama Bars Arctic Drilling Ahead of Trump Inauguration

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2016

The White House put vast swaths of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans off limits to drilling on Tuesday.

Trump Reportedly Pivots to Zinke for Interior Post

Trump Reportedly Pivots to Zinke for Interior Post

  • Published: Dec 14th, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump plans to nominate U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont., for Interior Secretary.

Rick Perry Tapped to Run Energy Agency He Vowed to Kill

Rick Perry Tapped to Run Energy Agency He Vowed to Kill

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2016

President-elect Trump has tapped former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to run the U.S. Department of Energy.

Trump Picks Exxon’s Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

Trump Picks Exxon’s Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2016

Rex Tillerson has been nominated to run the State Department despite the potential for conflicts of interest.

Fossil Fuel Divestments Now Represent $5.2 Trillion

Fossil Fuel Divestments Now Represent $5.2 Trillion

  • Published: Dec 12th, 2016

A record number of investors have agreed to — or already are — kicking fossil fuels to the curb.

Reported Interior Pick Yet Another Climate Denialist

Reported Interior Pick Yet Another Climate Denialist

  • Published: Dec 9th, 2016

U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has reportedly been selected by President-elect Trump for Secretary of Interior.

Trump Picks Strident Foe of EPA to Lead the EPA

Trump Picks Strident Foe of EPA to Lead the EPA

  • Published: Dec 7th, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen climate science denialist Scott Pruitt to run the EPA.

U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

U.S. Oil Exports Skyrocket Despite Climate Pacts

  • Published: Dec 2nd, 2016

U.S. oil exports have spiked sharply since 2009 despite global efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.