Some Democratic presidential candidates are campaigning to ban hydraulic fracturing within the oil and gas industry nationwide if elected in 2020. What if?
The BLM has not held a lease sale in California since 2013, when a judge ruled that the agency illegally issued leases without analyzing the environmental impact of fracking.
The Elba Island facility is one of half a dozen in the country beginning to produce LNG for export, contributing to soaring supplies of fuel globally which has upended gas markets in Europe and Asia.
A group backed by anonymous donors launched a campaign on Sept. 30 to promote the benefits of cheap, abundant natural gas against what it called "radical" proposals like the Green New Deal that would phase out use of the fossil fuel.
“The environmental case against fracking crumbled years ago. The economic case for it is unassailable. So why are leading presidential candidates intent on shutting down one of the most beneficial U.S. innovations of the modern era?”
President Donald Trump's administration said on Sept 19 it is revoking California's authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and require some zero-emission vehicles, a move certain to spark a legal battle between federal officials and the most populous state over the future of U.S. vehicles
Have proponents of an immediate ban on 40% of the U.S. energy supply thought through possible consequences?
While some believe some form of the Green New Deal could help America’s environment, John Hofmeister believes the proposed legislation is unrealistic.
Colombia's top administrative court on Sept. 17 clarified that a moratorium on fracking it upheld last week does not prevent "investigative" pilot projects, surprising both oil companies and environmental activists.
The Trump administration on Sept. 12 took a major step toward opening Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil drilling, drawing criticism from environmentalists and an effort by Democratic lawmakers to put the pristine wilderness area off limits to development.