Energy & Environment
“This is good news for our miners,” officials say.
Environmental Protection Agency proposed new rules to limit emissions of the potent natural gas.
Islamic leaders from 20 countries are urging world governments to phase out fossil fuels.
The approval will allow Shell to drill beneath the Arctic Ocean seafloor.
A green jobs program in California is falling well short of the expectations initially set for it...
The agency has amassed a huge following with photos of cuddly critters and pristine landscapes.
The administration wants to restrict allowable methane emissions from landfills by about a third.
The state is the latest to look to increase it own taxes to pay for roads.
Exxon Mobil Corp. has applied to fully restart its Torrance, Calif., refinery in September,...
The current El Niño weather pattern could become the strongest on record and one of the biggest...
The president will travel to Alaska at the end of the month.
The nuclear deal with Iran could lead the country to export an additional 600,000 barrels of oil...
The GOP tied her Arctic drilling opposition to the Keystone debate.
Hillary Clinton tweeted her opposition on Tuesday.
The EPA’s Office of Inspector General said it will begin investigation the Aug. 5 toxic sludge...
The Kentucky Republican voted against a Hurricane Sandy aid package.
Colorado and New Mexico have lifted their bans on using the polluted water.
The disaster comes at a particularly sensitive time for the EPA and Obama’s environmental agenda.
The proposed nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain could have a “small” environmental impact...
The move is one of the most significant recent actions to allow exports of crude.
They argue that waiting for the EPA regulation to become official will force them to comply.
The deal will "give us more freedom of action" to address other aspects of Iran's behavior, he said.
The White House hopeful slammed the Obama administration's response.
The agency will seek both an internal and outside investigation into the spill.