by Ryan Koronowski Posted on March 25, 2014
Loud, cacophonous booms sound across the Houston Ship Channel. It’s to keep the birds away from the thousands of barrels of oil spreading across Texas' "coastal treasure."
by Rebecca Leber Posted on March 7, 2014
Counting his salary, bonus, and stock options, Dudley's compensation was $8.7 million. With his pension included, Dudley cleared $13.2 million.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 4, 2014
BP has been trying in court to limit its payments to Gulf businesses and individuals.
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by Ari Phillips Posted on February 6, 2014 Updated: February 7, 2014
Oregon, Washington and California are working on programs to reduce the life-cycle emissions of transportation fuels. Transportation can account for over a third of a state's greenhouse gas emissions.
by Jeff Spross Posted on January 27, 2014
So far, the agency has only agreed to consider a revision, but the decision is of a piece with the larger war between the biofuel and oil industries.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 9, 2014 Updated: January 9, 2014
The program sought to get kids "exited about science" by teaching them about fossil fuels.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 19, 2013
Wednesday afternoon, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) dropped his proposal for reforming the tangled web of tax breaks and credits that currently go to boost renewable energy.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 16, 2013 Updated: December 16, 2013
It's the latest twist in the beleaguered story of American biofuels, but there's at least a partial case that corn-based ethanol needs to go.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 15, 2013 Updated: December 16, 2013
But Harold Hamm ignores the dangers that come with shipping oil by rail.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 5, 2013 Updated: December 5, 2013
It turns out the White House and major U.S. businesses may be converging on the damage greenhouse gas emissions do to the global climate.