Capitol Hill lawmakers are celebrating the Keystone XL pipeline's sixth birthday this year by (once again) urging the White House to speedily approve the pipeline.
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Life’s a party living off taxpayer funds -- until you get audited, of course.
Environmentalists are pushing the Obama administration to crack down on methane emissions from the oil and gas industry, building on the White House's recent limits on carbon dioxide emissions.
Another top Obama administration official has joined a major environmental group that is being investigated by Congress for its cozy relationship with federal regulators, sparking concerns from lawmakers.
The Obama administration has released two major regulations in the past year that limit carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, citing huge public health benefits from reducing emissions and closing coal-fired power plants.
A nonprofit legal foundation has notified the Internal Revenue Service that a prominent environmental group may be violating its tax-exempt status by engaging in activities that promote private interests of board members and green energy businesses.
Bowing to pressure from a wide range of interest groups, the Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday it would be extending the time groups have to comment on its controversial “Clean Power Plan” (CPP) by 45 days.
The Energy Department has released a study that once again shows that hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is not harming drinking water supplies in the Marcellus Shale region.
A new report by a global commission says the costs of fighting global warming will be modest and greatly outweighed by the benefits to public and environmental health.
The number of coal-fired power plants slated to be shut down in the coming years is higher than the federal government anticipated, according to the Government Accountability Office.
Greenpeace is celebrating the one-year anniversary of Japan idling its last nuclear power plant, calling it an “inspiring lesson for people across the globe.”
Emails between top Environmental Protection Agency officials reveal they saw their fight against global warming as putting them at “forefront of progressive national policy.”
European Union leaders announced they will be consolidating energy and environmental goals under a new commissioner, effectively axing the intergovernmental groups’ climate arm as green policies are making it harder for citizens to pay their power bills.
It’s been a busy year for climate scientists, who have been trying to explain why there has been no global warming for nearly two decades.
The upcoming “People’s Climate March” intended to show massive support for a global warming treaty to world leaders at the United Nations climate summit later this month is not only being supported by environmentalists, but also communist and socialist groups.
The United Nations reported that the "hole" in the ozone layer is on the road to recovery about 27 years after countries signed a treaty banning the use of certain aerosols and other chemicals that were blamed for ozone depletion.
Germany and Poland have both reported receiving fewer gas supplies than normal from Russian suppliers on Wednesday just days after the European Union backed new sanctions against Russia for its continued aggression in Ukraine.
Skepticism of global warming may be more widespread than it is portrayed in the media, with nearly half of British lawmakers being labelled as climate “skeptics” and India’s prime minister casting doubt on claims of man-made global warming.
Federal government regulations cost the economy more than $2 trillion in lost growth every year, according to a new study.
Fort Knox is trying to reduce its energy costs, but in doing so it has mishandled about $270 million in energy efficiency projects, according to a report by the Department of Defense’s inspector general.