Energy & Environment
State regulators put the finishing touches on the state’s controversial ban on hydraulic fracturing.
The agency’s deputy director said staff should reconsider their requests for this year's Burning...
Drivers in Idaho, Maryland, Rhode Island, Nebraska and Vermont will be charged more at the pump.
Josh Earnest said the decision won't hold back the administration’s clean power initiatives.
Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi sued the Obama administration Monday.
The court said the EPA did not properly consider the costs of the regulation.
The pope has repeatedly waded into contentious political debates.
Bureau of Land Management officials wants Burning Man organizers to spend $1 million on a VIP...
The proposal would have increased gas taxes in Oregon by 4 cents per gallon.
Brazil is unlikely to make a pledge to reach net zero deforestation in an expected climate change...
The bill is meant to increase the amount of water available to Californians.
Tom Steyer’s NextGen Climate group is using quotes from Pope Francis’s climate change encyclical in...
EPA critics see the Monday's ruling as validation of their arguments.
The “stars are aligned” for a deal at a year-end summit, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said.
Environmental groups say the administration should revive the regulations.
The agency had won a string of federal cases before Monday's defeat.
The Supreme Court won't hear appeals over potential federal fines for the 2010 Gulf oil spill.
The Lancashire County Council rejected a hydraulic fracturing operation in a blow to the industry.
Industry volleys back that higher fees would disincentivize investment.
Thirteen Senate Democrats argued lifting the ban would hurt consumers and national security.
The League of Conservation Voters launched an ad campaign against Sen. Mark Kirk's reelection.
Alberta's new government announced Thursday that it will double the province’s carbon tax by 2017.
A series of nearly three dozen small earthquakes over the last week has prompted Oklahoma...
“We strive to tell the complete story of America,” said Director Jonathan B. Jarvis.