If Russia were to shut off natural gas supplies to Europe, the continent would be ill-prepared for major supply disruptions and many countries would suffer huge shortfalls in fuel during the winter, according to an official report.
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The world economy is getting another major stimulus, but not from governments. Booming oil production, particularly from the U.S., will boost global economies by as much as $1.1 trillion due to lower fuel and commodity costs, according to a study by Citigroup Inc.
This winter is looking to be milder than last year's, when thousands of record low temperatures were set across the country, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Two interesting phenomena are occurring in the U.S. right now, both of which illustrate the power of free enterprise versus government mandates.
Have you ever wanted to get paid to stare at cute animal photos all day? The National Science Foundation will fund that!
Evidence of collusion between environmental groups and the Obama administration is piling up, as Republican lawmakers release more correspondence between top agency officials and eco-lobbyists.
Hollywood actors and movie industry moguls are pouring hundreds of thousands of dollars into Kentucky Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes' Senate campaign.
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.
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.