by Jeff Spross Posted on September 15, 2014
An oil lobbyist said the goal was to boost Iowa's corn industry and thus help our Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA), who's running against Republican Joni Ernst for the state's national Senate seat.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 16, 2014
The new rules are expected to benefit low-income and minority neighborhoods especially, by cutting toxic gas emissions 5,600 tons per year.
by Michael Conathan - Guest Contributor Posted on December 17, 2013
On Monday night, the city council voted 6-1 to impose a six month moratorium on any development or project that would lead to the loading of tar sands oil onto ships at South Portland’s waterfront.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 6, 2013
And then the call was interrupted by an earthquake.
by Posted on October 14, 2013
The shutdown is having growing effects on oil and gas activities, yet the major trade associations have largely refrained from criticizing the shutdown, describing its impacts on their members, or calling on Congress to end it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 9, 2013
The petroleum industry claims the mandate is unworkable, but renewable fuel groups say enough work is being done to meet the standard.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on April 1, 2013
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on March 14, 2013 Updated: March 14, 2013
by Rebecca Leber Posted on January 9, 2013 Updated: January 9, 2013
by Rebecca Leber Posted on November 30, 2012 Updated: November 30, 2012