Energy

Dem Push To Block Oil Drilling In Alaska Dies In Senate

Energy | Tim Pearce
This undated photo shows the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. The Bush administration''s controversial plan to open the refuge to oil drilling was approved by the House of Representatives on August 2, 2001, but it faces a tough battle in the Senate. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Getty Images)

‘It is the best option’

UN Body Edited Inconvenient Data Out Of Its Landmark Pesticide Study

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Monsanto's Roundup weedkiller atomizers are displayed for sale at a garden shop at Bonneuil-Sur-Marne near Paris, France June 16, 2015. To match Special Report GLYPHOSATE-CANCER/DATA REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

Alternative facts?

Puerto Rican Politicians Spend Their Days Strolling The Lobbies Of Fancy Hotels

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO - President Trump walks past hurricane wreckage as he visits areas damaged by Hurricane Maria in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico

Only 17 percent of the island has electricity

One GOP Senator Held Up Trump Nominees To Extract Concessions For The Biofuel Industry

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Republican Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst

‘These assurances are a clear win for Iowans’

GOP Is The Closest It's Come In Over A Decade To Opening Up ANWR

Energy | Michael Bastasch
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service bird research camp on the Canning River Delta within the 1002 Area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge coastal plain is seen in this undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Image Library.The Brooks Range mountains, which are not part of the 1002 area, are seen in the distance. U.S. Senate Democrats succeeded in blocking, for now, a Republican plan to allow oil drilling in the 1002 area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as part of a massive $453 billion war-time military spending bill. EDITORIAL USE ONLY REUTERS/HANDOUT/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Image Library - RP2DSFIPCXAD

‘Tonight was just the first step’

Sean Hannity Cuts Ad Opposing Potential Trade Tariffs On Imported Solar Panels

Energy | Chris White
Fox New host Sean Hannity is publicly opposing a bankrupt solar company's campaign urging President Donald Trump to impose stiff tariffs against foreign solar panel makers. (Photo: FoxNews/YouTube Screenshot/The Zoomanager)

‘They want President Trump to stick you with the bill’

A Solar Panel Border Wall 'Isn't Off The Table'

Energy | Tim Pearce
The United States - Mexico Border wall near the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Ysidro, California on Friday, February 10, 2017. US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary John Kelly visited the San Ysidro Port of Entry February 10, 2017 in San Ysidro, California. (PHOTO: AFP/Getty Images/Sandy Huffaker)

‘We’re excited’

Newsweek's 'Fact Check' Of Trump Tweets Omits The Latest News On Clinton

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's campaign stopped conducting state polls in the final three weeks of her 2016 bid for the presidency. (Hillary Clinton Getty Images Timothy A Clary)

It’s a pretty big omission

Trump's Struggle With The Ethanol Lobby Is Just Beginning

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks to reporters about recent revelations of President Donald Trump sharing classified information with Russian Officials on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘I don’t think this is over by any means’

Top GOP Senator Looks Into Why The Obama FBI Sat On Evidence Of A Russian Bribery Scheme

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Republican leaders take questions from media on upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘I am extremely disheartened and disturbed’

Eco-Warriors Once Used Old Tires In A Failed Attempt To Create An Artificial Reef

Energy | Chris White
Climate Change wooden sign with a desert background (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

‘It’s about time this was cleaned up’

Trump's America Is Flooding The World With Cheap Oil

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Oil pump oil rig energy industrial machine for petroleum in the sunset background for design

Crude oil exports reached record levels

States Are Trying To Stop Trump's Interior Dept From Easing Regs On Oil, Gas and Coal

Energy | Tim Pearce
Oil pump oil rig energy industrial machine for petroleum in the sunset background for design

‘The rule hit [small business] the hardest’

FBI Investigates Puerto Rican Officials Distributing FEMA Aid Based On ‘Loyalty’

Energy | Tim Pearce

‘Officials are distributing … emergency supplies based on political loyalty’

White House Intervenes To Stop EPA From Scaling Back Biofuel Mandate

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media with U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at his side in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘They didn’t make any assurances’

Trump Admin Approves Major Water Supply Project That Obama Tried To Stop

Energy | Tim Pearce
A lawn is watered in Livingston, California April 21, 2015. California water regulators have adopted the state's first rules for mandatory cutbacks in urban water use as the region's catastrophic drought enters its fourth year. Urban users will be hardest hit, even though they account for only 20 percent of state water consumption, while the state's massive agricultural sector, which the Public Policy Institute of California says uses 80 percent of human-related consumption, has been exempted. Picture taken April 21, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

‘A deeper, fair and unbiased review’

Trump's EPA Is Implementing Science Policies GOP Lawmakers Tried For Years To Pass

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks on proposed changes to the U.S. tax code at the state fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Suffice it to say it will not make the EPA great again’

U.S. Is Well On Its Way To Being An 'Energy Superpower,' Former Senior Obama Staffer Says

Energy | Tim Pearce
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

‘Markets will matter far more than policy’

GOP Threatens To Nuke Trump's EPA Nominees Over Biofuels Deal

Energy | Chris White

‘I’ll oppose any effort’

EXCLUSIVE: EPA Asked To Investigate A Federal Board Controlled By Obama Holdovers

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Barack Obama waves after speaking at the Global Food Innovation Summit in Milan, Italy May 9, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

‘Most CSB staff are miserable’