- MH370 Search Area More Mysterious Than Surface Of Mars Or Venus
July 31 2014 9:23 PM
Two ships tasked with mapping the Indian Ocean are making progress ahead of the September mission, Australian officials said Thursday.
- Alpha Natural Resources To Cut 1,100 Coal Jobs
July 31 2014 8:30 PM
The job cuts in West Virginia follow layoffs in Kentucky last week. Demand for coal is sinking, while the market for gas grows.
- Oregon Natgas Export Terminal Wins Federal Permit
July 31 2014 5:57 PM
The conditional permit gives Oregon LNG permission to export natural gas to non-free trade agreement countries.
- EU Needs Backup Plan In Case Russia Cuts Off Gas Exports
July 30 2014 9:30 PM
Europe's broader strategy for reducing EU dependence on Russian natural gas would provide medium-term fixes, not an immediate backup plan.
- EU Electric Car Sales Doubled In 2013
July 30 2014 11:49 AM
Three manufacturers helped drive a 'surge' in electric car sales in Europe for 2013, a new analysis of official data found.
- Russia Could Cut Off Europe's Gas
July 30 2014 9:40 AM
New European sanctions on Russia could cause the Kremlin to retaliate and cut off natural gas to Europe, according to analysts.
- EU Sanctions On Russia Could Hinder Arctic Oil Drilling
July 29 2014 3:28 PM
The embargo is one of a slate of economic sanctions on Russia by the European Union and United States announced this week.
- East Coast Hit Hardest By 'Nuisance Flooding'
July 29 2014 12:03 PM
A NOAA study looking at 25 cities vulnerable to climate-change-related flooding indicates the trend is getting worse in the U.S.
- Britain, New Zealand Luring Oil And Gas Drillers
July 28 2014 4:45 PM
OECD oil-producing countries are luring global energy firms with stable politics and friendly regulations.
- Climate Change A Bigger Threat to Global Food Supplies: MIT
July 28 2014 12:32 PM
New research foretells how the interaction between warming temperatures and air pollution will harm staple crops.
- El Niño Will Arrive Later, Weaker Than Expected: Forecasters
July 25 2014 5:28 PM
Slower warming in the Pacific Ocean this summer is delaying and weakening a 2014 El Niño event.
- Colorado River Basin Lost 17 Trillion Gallons Of Water In Last Decade
July 25 2014 1:21 PM
Drought conditions in the Colorado River Basin and population growth are driving groundwater levels to historic lows, a new study says.
- Railing To Keep Oil Routes Secret
July 25 2014 11:48 AM
Norfolk Southern's lawsuit is believed to be the first time a rail company has gone to court to keep information about its routes confidential.
- US Refineries Running At Record Levels Amid Domestic Oil Boom
July 24 2014 1:04 PM
But all that extra gasoline and diesel won't lower the price you pay because much of it is being sold overseas.
- States Opposing Obama's Climate Rules Leaving Money On The Table
July 24 2014 10:56 AM
Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas in particular could gain from the nation's shift away from coal and toward natural gas electricity.
- US Climate Policy Unduly Influenced By 'Hollywood Elites': Senator
July 23 2014 3:38 PM
Wyoming's John Barrasso takes umbrage with the purported influence of “Hollywood elites” in crafting new EPA power plant rules.
- Japan Boosts Support For Overseas Coal Plants
July 23 2014 10:07 AM
Japan on Wednesday approved a new policy to step up the country's investment in coal-fired power plants built in developing countries.
- Russia Sanctions Would Injure, Not Kill EU's Economy
July 22 2014 2:09 PM
Energy isn't the only weak point for Europe in dealing with Russia.
- NHL: Climate Change A Threat To Hockey
July 22 2014 10:48 AM
Climate change is affecting hockey players, the NHL said in the first sustainability report for a professional sports league.
- Maine Town Set To Block Tar Sands Oil Transport
July 21 2014 2:21 PM
The South Portland City Council is expected to approve a ban on exports of Canadian tar sands crude.