Following Protests And Lawsuits, Federal Regulators Reconsidering How They Approve Pipelines

Energy | Jason Hopkins
FILE PHOTO: Workers construct the Anchor Loop section of Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Jasper National Park in a 2009 file photo. Kinder Morgan Canada/Handout/File Photo via REUTERS | FERC Reviewing Pipeline Approval Process

‘Good governance calls for considering whether policies currently in place remain effective’

New England Energy Prices Are Becoming A 'Horror Story' Because Of Clean Energy

Energy | Tim Pearce
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

‘I am getting nervous in New England’

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’

Regulator: Enacting Energy Department's Coal Push Would Have Been Unlawful

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

‘We are not betraying conservative principles’

Energy Giant Calls Out Trump Appointees For Dinging Plan To Subsidize Coal

Energy | Chris White
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘Trump should … remove those who fail to do their jobs’

Lewandowski Blamed 'The Deep State' For Trump's Latest Energy Policy Defeat

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Pictures of the Year: A picture and its story

That’s not exactly right

Trump-Appointed Board Totally Rejects Trump's Plan To Save Coal And Nuclear Plants

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Energy Department in Washington, D.C.

‘We are terminating the proceeding’

Financially Strapped Energy Companies Push Hard For $65 Billion To Prop Up Coal

Energy | Chris White
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘This tax idea is designed to help the entire coal fleet’

Trump's Chief Energy Regulator Floats The Idea Of 'Casting A Lifeline' To Coal

Energy | Chris White
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘I want to have no regrets at the end of this process’

Former Regulators Publicly Blasting DOE's Coal Rule Work For Green Energy Firms

Energy | Chris White
External View of the Department of Energy (Image: Energy.gov.)

‘Subsidizing one resource ends up shutting down another one’

Labor Unions Back Trump's Plan To Save Coal Plants

Energy | Tim Pearce
The Trenton Channel Power Plant, a coal-fired electricity plant operated by DTE Energy

‘The importance of these plants … cannot be overstated’

Democratic Lawmaker Makes An Ironic Argument Against Rick Perry's Energy Grid Rule

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

‘He’s not proposing the right cure’

Trump's Electric Grid Plan Could Hurt Voters That Swung Him the Election

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Donald Trump waves to the crowd after speaking at a rally for Senator Luther Strange at the Von Braun Centre in Huntsville, Alabama, U.S., September 22, 2017. (REUTERS/Marvin Gentry)

‘The devil is in the details’

Trump Admin Proposes The Biggest Change To Electric Grid In Decades

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

‘My proposal will strengthen American energy security’

Regulators Conduct First Court-Ordered Analysis On Effect Pipelines Have On Climate

Energy | Chris White
A climate scientist infamous for incorrectly claiming he once won the Nobel Prize is criticizing a museum for not being faithful to the truth and facts because of its association with a billionaire climate skeptic. (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

The assessment indicates an appeal is unlikely

Courts Grant Major Victory To Enviro-Led Campaign Against Natural Gas Projects

Energy | Chris White
NEW YORK CITY - OCTOBER 19 2013: Environmental org, Food & Water Watch, sponsors a rally against fracking, an environmentally dubious method of extracting natural gas October 19 2013 in New York City (Shutterstock.com / a katz)

‘FERC cannot ignore the law’

Court Blocks Major Pipeline Approvals, Says Feds Didn't Consider Climate Change

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Workers prepare a pipeline during the construction of the Olmos Irrigation Project in Lambayeque

‘The agency has legal authority to mitigate’

Top Electric Grid Regulator Will Make Keeping Coal Plants Online One Of His Main Goals

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

‘These are essential to national security’