08/08/14 07:30 PM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A trade group representing Kentucky's coal industry defended Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell on Friday after a published report said his wife is a board member of an organization that has spent $50 million to close coal-fired power plants. Yahoo News reported that Elaine...
By Steve Doty | 08/06/14 11:19 AM
Former President Bill Clinton will campaign with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in Kentucky Wednesday.
By Zack Colman | 08/05/14 06:35 PM
If there is a lab to test the "all of the above" approach to energy, it's Africa. And the results of that experiment could have profound implications for climate change.
By Ashe Schow | 08/05/14 02:17 PM
Natalie Tennant, a Democrat running for U.S. Senate in West Virginia, can't quite run away from President Obama's policies fast enough.
By Christopher C. Horner | 08/05/14 11:35 AM
Just like email, text messages can be preserved and produced. Federal employees are required to preserve text messages concerning official business. But it appears they often aren't. Will there be any consequences for this systematic lawbreaking?
By Zack Colman | 08/05/14 10:41 AM
Beijing will stop using coal for electricity in six main districts by 2020, according to state-run media agency Xinhua.
07/30/14 04:00 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — More than 2,000 union workers and others organized by the coal industry in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia joined top state elected officials Wednesday to rally against proposed stricter federal pollution regulations for coal-burning power plants. The rally came a day...
By Zack Colman | 07/29/14 06:41 PM
The White House and supportive Democrats tout the administration's climate strategy as a financial winner, while opponents argue it would hit people's pocketbooks and reduce electric grid reliability.
By Sean Higgins | 07/29/14 01:58 PM
Big Business is warning that the Environmental Protection Agency's efforts to push coal out of the energy mix will result in the loss of one million jobs while reducing annual household income by $2,100.
By Zack Colman | 07/28/14 04:51 PM
Waiting to address climate change would be more costly than acting now, the White House said in a new report.
By Zack Colman | 07/28/14 11:59 AM
The Obama administration's proposed greenhouse gas emissions rule for existing power plants is "changing the tone" of the international dialogue on climate change, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy said Monday.
By Zack Colman | 07/24/14 01:19 PM
President Obama will attend the United Nations climate summit in New York in September, a move that would put a stamp on his administration's agenda ahead of pivotal international negotiations next year in Paris.
By Zack Colman | 07/15/14 05:08 PM
The arrangement assuages concerns among Republicans and some Democrats that Obama pick Norman Bay, who led the FERC's enforcement office but has never been a commissioner, lacked experience to head the body.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14
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