By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 08:49 AM
This wasn't supposed to happen. Just 11 months after President Obama made the environment and climate change his top priority in the Inaugural Address, green energy firms are facing abandonment and even fines from his administration, now viewed as cozying up to Big Oil. Two major events...
By Charlie Spiering | 11/25/13 04:33 PM
Former Democratic Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer shared a rather odd conclusion about America's treaty with Iran during his appearance Sunday on MSNBC.
By Rebecca Berg | 11/25/13 01:42 PM
Sen. Jerry Moran, executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, warned roughly 500 of the committee's top donors Monday that recent changes to the Senate's filibuster rules could hurt the economy and threaten energy and financial services sectors in particular.
11/25/13 11:33 AM
(www.theguardian.com) Overnight agreement gives countries until first quarter of 2015 to publish plans for cutting greenhouse gases from 2020
11/25/13 11:30 AM
(dailycaller.com) Montana Democrat Sen. Max Baucus’ tax reform proposal takes aim at tax benefits enjoyed by the oil and gas industry, but makes no policy recommendations on renewable energy tax subsidies. Baucus,
By Zack Colman | 11/25/13 11:08 AM
LaFleur, a Democratic commissioner at FERC, replaces Jon Wellinghoff, who stepped down last week amid criticism for taking a job with Portland law firm Stoel Rives last month while still serving as chairman.
By Thomas Beaumont | 11/25/13 08:28 AM
ALTOONA, Iowa — For decades, presidential candidates' chances in Iowa were wounded if not doomed unless they backed federal support for ethanol, a boon to the state's corn-growing economy.
By Karl Ritter | 11/25/13 08:24 AM
WARSAW, Poland — After another U.N. climate conference gave only modest results, European Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard says the process needs to provide a "substantial answer" to global warming in two years to remain relevant.
By Jonathan Fahey | 11/25/13 08:22 AM
NEW YORK — Oil prices could be headed lower after the preliminary nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, even though it does not loosen sanctions on Iran's oil exports.
By Associated Press | 11/24/13 11:06 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — About three dozen health departments and other local agencies that usually receive state funding to monitor their beach waters for bacterial contamination won't get any money next year because the lion's share will go to one county. A budget bill approved by the...
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