The White House's report looks at climate change policy as a form of insurance -- that is, a form of self-protection against various forms of risk. As the costs increase, the report found costs would increase 40 percent for every decade of delay on climate policies.
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An Interior Department agency that oversees sales of coal owned by all Americans is allowing big companies to buy it for just pennies on the dollar and then sell it abroad at a huge markup, a new report concludes.
On Monday, United Kingdom officials opened the 14th onshore oil and gas licensing round, the first in six years, giving fossil fuel companies the chance to bid for licenses across nearly half the region.