As oil prices continue to plummet, Saudi Arabia is signaling to the world oil market it’s willing to settle for much lower oil prices -- a possible scheme to slow booming U.S. oil production, according to an exclusive report by Reuters.
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Greenpeace activists cruising around the Bering Sea were surprised when they saw a rare sight: a giant squid!
A new battle line has been drawn in international politics. It’s not capitalism versus statism, nor is it Islam versus the West. The new global political divide has been created over fears of catastrophic global warming.
A debate is raging about whether or not taxing carbon dioxide emissions would create or kill jobs.
Former Vice President Al Gore told guests at a swanky dinner Wednesday night that there needs to be a tax on carbon dioxide emissions and political consequences for those who deny that fossil fuels are causing catastrophic global warming.
Coal miners came out in force this week to protest Obama administration regulations that could force hundreds of coal plants and coal mines to shut down in the coming years.
The amount of coal-fired power capacity slated to shut down due to federal environmental regulations has more than doubled since 2011, according to a report from the free-market Institute for Energy Research.
It appears the Environmental Protection Agency has the same IT people as the Internal Revenue Service. Agency officials are now telling a federal court they lost text messages sent from top officials’ phones.
New York state has caved to the charms of green energy billionaire Elon Musk, announcing $750 million in subsidies to help Musk build a SolarCity GigaFactory in the western region of the state.
Environmental Protection Agency power plant regulations are projected to raise electricity prices in the coming years, forcing struggling families to pay more for energy. But African-American communities will be some of the hardest hit by the EPA’s “Clean Power Plan,” according to a new study.
The deep waters in the world’s oceans have not warmed in nearly a decade, according to a report by NASA, countering one theory for the hiatus in global warming.
The Sierra Club wants you to join them. Why? To save the polar bears from oil and natural gas drilling in the Arctic, of course -- despite booming bear populations and little to no evidence that polar bears are killed by drilling activities.
Cellulosic biofuel production has been virtually non-existent, despite rosy government predictions.
Environmentalists have been trying to link reports about the beaching of a 35,000-strong walrus herd to global warming, which they say is melting the polar ice caps.
Black lawmakers are furious that the Obama administration is in the process of acknowledging a Native American tribe that still has laws prohibiting its members from marrying African Americans.
Four years ago, Sen. Mark Udall -- now locked in a tough re-election fight -- said it’s “crucial” to price carbon dioxide emissions in order to fight global warming.
Methane emissions from hydraulic fracturing operations, or fracking, fell 73 percent since 2011, according to data from the Environmental Protection Agency. A welcome development for President Barack Obama’s climate plan, but one that may not stop the EPA from imposing more regulations on the oil and gas industry.
Petitions from environmental groups under the Endangered Species Act have been used to bilk taxpayers for millions of dollars in attorneys fees and have made it harder for federal officials to fund species recovery programs.
Global warming is not only responsible for causing superstorms and the ebola outbreak, it’s now claimed that global warming helped create the conditions in which terrorists with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria could thrive.
Former United Kingdom environment secretary Owen Paterson launched an attack against the “wicked green blob," saying policies to stop global warming might do more harm than good.