China started releasing air quality levels last year.
A top officia confirmdc warnings that have long been made by oil companies.
The U.S. has rebounded to its strongest consumption levels in five years.
The news will come as a welcome surprise to proponents of the pipeline.
Budget pact enables offshore drilling cooperation outside of territorial waters in the Gulf.
Oil and gas industry trade organizations are accusing the Environmental Protection Agency of ignoring a series of legal deadlines in their lawsuit against the agency's Renewable Fuel Standard.
A Senate committee will hold an oversight hearing on the proposed renewable fuel mandate.
Laura Barron-Lopez 12/10/13 03:28 PM EST
At issue is the EPA's regulation of air pollution across state lines.
A bipartisan group of four senators wants to follow the House's lead by overriding guidance from the Environmental Protection Agency that would require fire hydrants to meet a new lead-free standard.
Rep. Mike Honda’s (D-Calif.) reelection campaign on Monday received the endorsement of the Sierra Club, an environmental group.
Honda is facing a Democratic primary against former President Obama administration official Ro Khanna (D), whom Honda will likely face in the general election as well because of California election rules.