US Shift From Coal Is Eroding Job Opportunities In Rural America

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

‘The power sector is just not going to contribute to the economy’

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

DOE Pumps $30 Million Into Fracking Projects As Natural Gas Takes Center Stage

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

‘Strengthen America’s energy dominance’

Rick Perry Goes To Saudi Arabia, Pretends To Be A Fashion Model In The Desert

World | Gabrielle Okun
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 7, 2014: Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). (Photo: Shutterstock/ Christopher Halloran)

‘Promoting economic growth’

A National Effort Is Underway To Prop Up Nuclear Plants. Here's What It All Means

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Nuclear power plant (Shutterstock/SpaceKris)

‘Let’s work to unwind these subsidies’

DOE Disputes Reports Coal Giant Injected Ideas Into Electric Grid Study

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)

‘Added nothing new to the conversation’

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’

Rick Perry Lays Out His Plan To Achieve 'American Energy Dominance'

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

‘Unleash American energy dominance’

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’

Rick Perry Tells Congress 'I Make Southwest Airlines Pretty Happy'

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

‘For multiple government business trips’

Nuclear Power Plants That Can Fit In A Backyard Are A Real Possibility

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO: Steam rises from a cooling tower at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in Spring City

‘Secretary Perry may be on to something here’

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’

Rick Perry Chartered A Private Flight, And Here's What We Know So Far

Energy | Michael Bastasch

Perry flew the day after Tom Price resigned for the same thing