By Zack Colman | 01/31/14 03:20 PM
The proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline would not significantly increase greenhouse gas emissions, the State Department said Friday in a long-awaited environmental report, delivering a victory for the pipeline's boosters and a blow to environmental and left-wing groups that oppose it. The...
By Zack Colman | 01/31/14 05:09 AM
Rep. Henry Waxman's retirement will create a vacuum for House leadership on climate change, though allies say the California Democrat has helped cultivated a young crop of like-minded lawmakers to fill the void. Waxman announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election this year. The top...
By Ashe Schow | 01/30/14 03:54 PM
A Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor said the Keystone XL pipeline, which has been opposed by environmentalists for five years, wouldn't increase greenhouse gas emissions. Chris Knittel, professor of energy economics at MIT, said the pipeline would, if anything, reduce greenhouse...
By Zack Colman | 01/30/14 03:36 PM
The measure passed 67-32, with 14 Republicans crossing the aisle to vote in favor and Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., the lone opposing Democrat. But whether that's the "strong" number Democrats were seeking to coax House Republicans into putting the bill on the floor remains to be seen.
By John Stossel | 01/29/14 10:33 AM
President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday wasn't what I wanted to hear. This is what the president should have said.
By Zack Colman | 01/28/14 11:00 PM
President Obama doubled down on an energy agenda that includes oil and gas production while also outlining actions on climate Tuesday night during his State of the Union address.
By Zack Colman | 01/28/14 06:33 AM
The Senate is set to take up a Democrat-backed measure that would delay increases for some federal flood insurance rates, though some Republicans are lining up behind an amendment that would gradually phase in the changes. At issue are scheduled increases to premiums paid through the Federal...
By Paul Bedard | 01/26/14 01:23 PM
The push to convince the nation that traditional weather patterns have been upended by global warming, a theme in President Obama's Inaugural Address, has won over younger Americans, half of whom now blame this winter's storms on climate change, according to a new poll.
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