- Turning East Again: Russia Touts Another Potential Energy Deal With China
June 06 2014 10:38 AM
Just weeks after signing a historic $400 billion natural gas deal with China, Russian officials are talking up the possibility of a second major agreement.
- Canada Looking Beyond US To Export Oil
June 06 2014 10:06 AM
Half a dozen pipeline projects are in planning stages to transport oil to Canadian coasts.
- Obama Says Carbon Plan Gives US Leverage
June 06 2014 9:42 AM
President Obama briefed the other heads of the G-7 countries this week on his administration's latest climate action plan.
- Obama Carbon Plan Could Give Boost to Troubled Nuclear Industry
June 05 2014 4:14 PM
The Obama administration's new plan to curb carbon emissions from power plants could give a much-needed boost to the economically troubled U.S. nuclear industry.
- Vox Editor Gives 7 Reasons for 'Climate Pessimism'
June 05 2014 3:18 PM
A Vox post on Thursday morning ignited discussion around the Web about whether the United States--or the world--can do enough to combat the existential threat of global warming.
- Gallup: Over 60% Of Americans Favor Carbon Controls
June 05 2014 10:38 AM
The results of a new Gallup survey suggest that the public will generally support the Obama administration's latest proposals for cutting carbon emissions from U.S. power plants.
- Keystone XL Vulnerable To Terrorism: Report
June 04 2014 6:34 PM
A bomb attack could spill more than 7 million gallons of tar sands crude, says a consultant hired by a prominent Keystone XL opponent.
- Chinese Solar Firms Could Lose US Market Share Amid Tariffs
June 04 2014 3:58 PM
Chinese solar panel makers increased shipments to the U.S. last year despite import tariffs put in place in 2012.
- Europe Facing Power Crisis As Utilities Choose Coal Over Gas
June 04 2014 2:18 PM
A recent report from the International Center for National Gas Information highlights risks to European energy security.
- Tesla Will Name Battery 'Gigafactory' Site By End Of Year
June 04 2014 10:52 AM
The factory could cost as much as $5 billion to build, employ up to 6,500 people in three states and cut battery costs by 30 percent.
- Nuclear Safety Officials To Testify On Post-Fukushima Response
June 04 2014 9:56 AM
The U.S. Senate environment committee is holding an oversight hearing Wednesday on how the NRC has responded to Fukushima.
- Yet Another Coal Mine Accident In China Claims 22 Lives
June 04 2014 4:10 AM
More than 100 people have been killed in mining accidents in China since the beginning of 2014.
- Senate Bill Aims to Stop EPA Carbon Rules
June 03 2014 3:21 PM
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) introduced a bill on Tuesday that attempts to keep the EPA's latest power plant rules from taking hold.
- Coal-State Lawmakers Blast Proposed EPA Carbon Rules
June 03 2014 1:47 PM
Governors and policymakers in coal-reliant states have come out swinging against the Obama administration's latest climate proposal.
- Russia May Not Be At G-7, But Its Energy Issues Will Be
June 03 2014 1:25 PM
The G-7 countries are expected to discuss a balance of diverse energy sources and climate change policy.
- World Needs To Invest $50T to Meet Energy Needs: IEA
June 03 2014 10:57 AM
The energy agency says that massive investments are required through 2035 to meet the world's growing energy needs.
- Uganda Strikes Oil, Tells Suitors To Start Lining Up
June 03 2014 10:33 AM
The African country plans to license more than a dozen oil exploration areas and attract major international oil companies.
- Like US, China Could Also Limit CO2 Emissions
June 03 2014 10:30 AM
A senior Chinese adviser said the country could cap its CO2 emissions, one day after the US unveiled a proposed cut in gases from power plants.
- EPA's Carbon Emission Plan Likely To Accelerate Energy Shift
June 02 2014 4:46 PM
The Obama administration's landmark proposal to shift from coal plants toward natural gas, nuclear and renewables is workable, experts say.
- Coal, Utility Stocks Yawn At EPA Proposal To Slash Power Plant Emissions
June 02 2014 3:27 PM
The EPA's rule, announced Monday, aims to reduce power plants' carbon dioxide emissions by 30 percent by 2030 to slow global warming.