Energy & Environment
The heat broke another in a string of temperature records, federal scientists said.
Weak energy production on federal land will serve as “a pillar in President Obama's energy legacy...
The state is the latest to consider raising its own taxes as federal road funding dries up.
Tests on machines complying with rules left food on dishes, says lobbyist.
Federal judge rules EPA reg can't be challenged until it is final.
A pair of senators introduced legislation Friday to change the federal government’s coal ash...
Authorities have found an oil slick off the country’s western coast near the Great Barrier Reef.
The EPA's inspector general recommended that it improve oversight.
Average surface and ocean temperatures were at their highest levels on record in 2014.
Of the 12 annual spending bills, this is the 11th advanced by the Appropriations Committee.
Genetically engineered salmon would currently go unmarked.
The rule aims to reverse a 2008 policy decision from the Bush administration.
The bill has 50 co-sponsors in addition to Sens. Udall and Vitter, who introduced it in March.
The existing, southern segment has reportedly pumped its billionth barrel.
A GOP bill to alter a major Obama environmental rule is due to hit the floor.
Officials said 35,000 gallons of oil leaked from a derailed train in Montana on Thursday night
Canada’s provincial premiers have reached an agreement on a national strategy designed to support...
Japan announced Friday that it will aim to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 26 percent from 2013...
Clinton refused to endorse banning fossil fuel extraction on public land.
The draft regulations target mountaintop removal coal mining.
Championed by Republicans, the measure passed largely along party lines.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) called the measure a "no-brainer."
President Obama’s approval of a Royal Dutch Shell plan to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean is “...
Without action from the Senate, the current deal will expire at the end of the year.