US Wind Sector Races To Save Key Tax Break
November 19 2014 3:45 PM
Wind developers say the production tax credit, which expired in 2013, is crucial for boosting renewable-energy development.
Can China Really Slow Its Energy Use By 2020?
November 19 2014 10:38 AM
The announcement comes a week after China said its carbon dioxide emissions would peak by 2030.
India To Restrict Tariffs On Captive Thermal Power
November 19 2014 8:33 AM
The tariff caps are designed to limit producers passing on the extra cost of power used in the production of materials like cement and steel.
Why Keystone XL Matters Less Than You Think
November 18 2014 6:28 PM
In the years since the Keystone pipeline was first proposed, falling oil prices and rising U.S. production have made it less relevant.
Senate Says 'No' To Keystone XL
November 18 2014 6:24 PM
The Senate failed to approve the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. But Obama is likely to see it on his desk in the New Year.
'Monster' Fracking Wells Guzzle 3.3B Gallons: Report
November 18 2014 12:52 PM
The Environmental Working Group study suggests hydraulic fracturing uses more water than previously estimated.
Wind In SunEdison's Sails
November 18 2014 10:48 AM
The Missouri-based solar panel maker's purchase of First Wind Inc. means a dramatic boost in its renewable energy capacity.
Down South, A Quieter Keystone XL Debate
November 18 2014 10:45 AM
The U.S. Senate will vote Tuesday on a bill that could approve the Canada-to-U.S. oil pipeline. In the South, some are looking for the jobs.
India’s Energy Minister Has Big Plans For Power Sector
November 17 2014 8:45 AM
NTPC, formerly known as National Thermal Power Corporation, is expected to bag a substantial number of the country’s 204 coalfields at auction.
Halliburton To Buy Baker Hughes For $34.6B
November 17 2014 7:14 AM
Halliburton said the offer was worth $78.62 per Baker Hughes share, based on Halliburton's closing on Nov. 12.
Brazil To Overtake US As Top Biopower Market
November 16 2014 5:04 PM
Infrastructure and government mandates will lead Brazil past the U.S. as the world's top biopower market.
Inside Obama's $3B Pledge To The UN's Green Climate Fund
November 14 2014 5:04 PM
The president's Green Climate Fund pledge could spark private investment in clean technologies and climate resiliency.
House OKs Keystone XL Pipeline
November 14 2014 1:07 PM
The Keystone XL pipeline was passed, again, by the House. But this time it's actually going to get a vote in the Senate.
Former Massey Energy Chief Indicted On 4 Counts
November 14 2014 10:36 AM
A federal grand jury accused Don Blankenship of conspiring to violate federal mine safety rules at the Upper Big Branch mine.
Position On Keystone XL Pipeline Has Not Changed: Obama
November 14 2014 6:13 AM
Obama cited pending legal action in Nebraska and said it was hard to evaluate the pipeline proposal until the actual route was known.
US Judge Upholds BP 'Gross Negligence' Gulf Spill Ruling
November 13 2014 10:21 PM
The decision by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier in New Orleans means BP could still face close to $18 billion of penalties for violating the federal Clean Water Act.
Baghdad And Kurds Reach Oil Agreement
November 13 2014 3:11 PM
Baghdad and Iraqi Kurdistan reached a deal Thursday to ease tensions over oil exports through Turkey.
Sunny Days For Federal Program That Backed Solyndra
November 13 2014 12:23 PM
The federal loan program that backed failed solar firm Solyndra and other clean-energy firms is in the black and expects to earn billions more.
5 Things To Know About Keystone XL
November 13 2014 11:16 AM
A measure backing Keystone XL may pass Congress, but Obama is likely to veto any challenge to his authority over it.
At $80 A Barrel, Crude Oil Prices Continue To Drop
November 13 2014 10:16 AM
Analysts said prices could soon drop further to $70 a barrel if demand stays flat and output rises.