Congress should view state and local governments as partners in achieving energy goals.
Energy & Environment
Both parties prefer to stand on the sidelines, letting the fossil fuel industry lead.
Citing climate change, a UN official wants to "transform the economic development model."
Limitless production and consumption is not possible on a finite planet.
The need for fresh water will never lessen and there are no viable alternatives.
Offshore wind development creates more jobs than offshore drilling.
The rules reduce a greenhouse gas while directing natural gas back into the supply chain.
But to remain economically competitive, the inefficient mine-permitting process must change.
We can't treat energy policy as a game, even when others do.
The real motive for this project has nothing to do with America's best interest.