Ex-Trump Official Thinks White House Must Move Quicker On Climate Reg Rollback

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo

‘This is an impending disaster’

Former Obama Official Freaks Out Over How Trump Is Handling EPA

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump stops to give a thumbs up as he departs the White House to embark on a trip to the Middle East and Europe, in Washington, U.S., May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Undoing EPA and their regulations’

Libertarian Think Tank Urges Trump To Ignore 'The Swamp' And Withdraw From The Paris Climate Agreement

Energy | Michael Bastasch

‘The president should not listen to Washington’s Swamp’

Here's What Top Transition Team Members Have To Say About The Paris Climate Agreement

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a strategic and policy CEO discussion in the Eisenhower Execution Office Building in Washington, U.S., April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘They stand to make a lot of money’

New York Times Finds A Few Republicans Who Support Carbon Tax, Most Are Still Opposed

Energy | Andrew Follett
NEW YORK - JULY 23: Copies of the New York Times sit for sale in a rack July 23, 2008 in New York City. The New York broadsheet announced it posted an 82 percent decline in second quarter profits as compared to last year. It also announced it would raise its newsstand price 25 cents to a $1.50. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

‘Wants Republicans to front their efforts’

Major US Coal Company Urges Trump To Back The Paris Climate Agreement

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Delegates from West Virginia hold signs supporting coal on the second day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

‘I first thought the letter must be a parody from the Onion’

Industry 'Eagerly Anticipating' Trump Order Trashing Obama's Green Legacy

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

‘It addresses many overreaches of the previous administration’

Ex-Trump Aide Says Tillerson Could Derail Fight Against Paris Agreement

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks in Washington, U.S., March 6, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo

‘He’s part of the swamp’

Trump Wants To Cut EPA's Budget By $2 Billion, Cut 3,000 Staff

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Trump Holds A Listening Session With GOP Members

‘Businesses have to do this all the time’

Trump To Sign Executive Orders Targeting EPA -- Here's What They Might Look Like

Energy | Michael Bastasch
GOP Presidential Candidate Donald Trump Campaigns Near Green Bay, Wisconsin

‘Suck the air out of the room’

Former Trump Official Says White House Will Back Out Of Paris Agreement Very Soon

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order cutting regulations, accompanied by small business leaders at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington U.S., January 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘By executive order tomorrow or he could do it as part of a larger package’

Leaked Trump Memo Suggests Budget Cuts, Reforms In Store For EPA

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘Opportunities for budget reductions’

After 46 Years, EPA Will See HUGE Changes Under Trump

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump speaks at event at Carrier HVAC plant in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Bergin

EPA could become a completely different agency

Here's Who Trump Could Ask To Head The EPA

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump gestures as he speaks at election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

The men who will undo Obama’s agenda

Obama Will Bypass Congress, Join UN Climate Treaty

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks to media in front of U.S. and Chinese national flags during a joint news conference with China's President Xi Jinping (not pictured) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing November 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Jason Lee)

‘Barack Obama has become our Maximum Leader’

Gov't Prosecutors Likely To Target Groups Skeptical Of Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey (C) speaks at a news conference with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (R) and other U.S. State Attorney's General to announce a state-based effort to combat climate change in the Manhattan borough of New York City, March 29, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘There’s every reason to think they will come after other advocacy groups’

Researchers Say 'Going Green' Is Mostly About Being Trendy And Fashionable

Energy | Andrew Follett
A Toyota Prius hybrid car is seen in front of a pumpjack in Fellows, California, in this April 3, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/Files

‘Every era produces hucksters trying to sell snake oil’

China Stops Building Wind Turbines Because Most Of The Energy Is Wasted

Energy | Andrew Follett
Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km (590 miles) northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

China has built so much wind capacity the electric grid can’t handle the wild fluctuations in output

Hillary Calls Her Own Supporters Science Deniers

Energy | Andrew Follett
Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal (R), US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled al-Hamad Al-Sabah stand together to pose for a group photo before a US- Gulf Cooperation Council forum at the Gulf Cooperation Council Secretariat in Riyadh March 31, 2012. U.S. Secretary of State Clinton discussed Saudi Arabia's role in maintaining a stable world oil supply in talks on Friday with Saudi King Abdullah, a U.S. official said. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool (SAUDI ARABIA - Tags: POLITICS)

“Her comments on natural gas and nuclear power demonstrate that she is not entirely out of touch with economic reality.”