Investigators Determine Rick Perry Did Nothing Wrong When Chartering Flights

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry gestures during a news conference in New Delhi

‘Nothing came to our attention’

Local Solar Panel Project To Cost $1.5 Million And Take Over 100 Years To Pay For Itself

Energy | Jason Hopkins
FILE PHOTO: Solar panels are seen in front of a natural gas power plant at the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center in McCarran

Taxpayers footing the bill will likely be dead by the time it saves money

The US IS On Its Way To Producing 12 Million Oil Barrels A Day

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A pump jack stands idle in Dewitt County, Texas January 13, 2016. U.S. shale companies, which led the fracking revolution that unlocked vast new supplies of crude from rock, are fast losing their footing as a deeper plunge in oil to below $30 a barrel intensifies a financial tailspin that started more than a year ago. Picture taken on January 13, 2016. REUTERS/Anna Driver

That’s 1.5 million more barrels than today

A Coalition Of Energy Trade Groups Wants The DOE To Let Nuclear Die

Energy | Tim Pearce
Steam rises from the cooling towers at the nuclear power plant in Civaux, France, October 21, 2016. Picture taken October 21, 2016. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau | Energy Trade Groups Fight FirstEnergy

‘That is not an emergency’

SCOOP: Rick Perry Shows Congress Just How Much Obama Spent On Office 'Renovations'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry gestures during a news conference in New Delhi, India, April 17, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi | Rick Perry Notifies Congress Of Spending

‘In the interest of transparency’

Obama Energy Secretary's SCIF Cost 28 Times More Than Pruitt's, But Dems Didn't Care

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz addresses a news conference during the IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) general conference in Vienna, Austria September 26, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader | Obama Spent More Than Pruitt On A SCIF

The media and Congress were nowhere to be found

Pro-Trump Coal CEO Warns Of Looming Electric Grid Collapse

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Robert Murray, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Murray Energy Corporation, poses for a portrait in St. Clairsville, Ohio, U.S., November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts | Coal CEO Warns Of Electric Grid Collapse

‘People are going to die in the dark’

DOE's Rick Perry Is Building A Pair Of Supercomputers

Energy | Tim Pearce
The Department of Energy (DOE) is building at least two new supercomputers to handle massive amounts of information involved with research such as on nuclear security and a cure for cancer.(Shutterstock)

‘The next generation’

US Energy Imports Are The Lowest In 35 Years As Exports Shatter Records

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump talks with Energy Secretary Rick Perry after delivering remarks during an "Unleashing American Energy" event at the Department of Energy in Washington, U.S., June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘Energy exports shattered records’

Gov't Employees Turning To Alcohol

Politics | Amber Randall
U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at Palm Beach International Airport, Florida, U.S. for the Easter weekend at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach March 29, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘A lot of denial’

Utility Begs Rick Perry To Keep Its Nuclear Plants From Closing

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry waves after addressing the media in Mexico City

‘Immediate intervention’

The Federal Stockpile Of Emergency Oil Might Be Tainted

Energy | Tim Pearce
Oil drums stacked in storage.

The stockpile holds 665 million barrels of crude.

REPORT: Coal Plants Facing Closure Prevented 'Widespread Blackouts' This Winter

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A woman walks in the snow during a winter nor'easter storm in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

‘Wind plants cannot be ramped up’

Energy Department Petitioned To Stop Making Dishwashers Even Crappier

Energy | Tim Pearce
Young Man Shocked On Seeing Foam Coming Out Of Dishwasher At Home. (Shutterstock/Andrey_Popov) | Petition Says DOE Makes Dishwashers Worse

‘That’s not progress; it’s bureaucracy’

Dem Wanted Rick Perry To Divulge Potentially Classified Info During A Senate Hearing

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry addresses the media in Mexico City, Mexico July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Henry Romero

‘The Russians almost certainly know everything’

Congress Holds Up DOE Nominee, So Perry Goes, Watch This

Energy | Tim Pearce
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 7, 2014: Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Editorial credit: Christopher Halloran /

‘Immediately halt these barters’