By Zack Colman - 01/08/13 01:05 PM EST
Reuters takes a look at the role President Obama played in getting corporate tax breaks, such as one for the wind industry, into the “fiscal cliff” deal.
The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) national study on hydraulic fracturing appears to avoid investigating whether the process contaminates drinking water, according to The Associated Press.
In Canada, oil sands development in Alberta has led to higher levels of carcinogens in surrounding lakes, The New York Times reports.
Despite cutting subsidies, Germany added a record number of solar panels last year, Bloomberg notes.