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

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’

Trump's DOE Fast-Tracks Small Scale US Natural Gas Exports To Central America

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

‘Trump … is focused on finding ways to unleash American energy’

Academic Blames 'Politicization Of Science' For DOE's Supposed Anti-Climate Policies

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)

‘I think it is an unfortunate symptom of the Trump administration’

Former Texas Gov Says 'Faith Based Community' Will Play Important Role In Harvey Recovery

Politics | Nick Givas

‘This is going to be a really, really long recovery’

Energy Analyst: DOE's Grid Study Raises Red Flags About Future Of Green Energy

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

‘They’ve given us a road sign’

Trump Pumps $50 Million Into Coal Plant Projects

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

[M]oney will go toward constructing and operating new facilities

DOE's Grid Study Recommends Trump Strip Down Regs On Coal Power Plants

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

‘Government has failed to keep pace’

South Carolina Sues DOE For Using State As 'Dumping Ground'

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

‘Renege on its obligations’

Trump Admin Refutes Reports Rick Perry Is Being Considered To Head DHS

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

‘He is happy where he is’

REPORT: Rick Perry Being Considered To Head DHS

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

Captain Texas