Conservation & Green Economy
Oil and natural gas activity is a "likely contributing factor" to the swarm of earthquakes throughout Oklahoma over the past few years, state and federal surveys say.
Miami, where streets routinely flood at lunar high tides, is a hot spot for climate change.
Dominion Virginia Power will receive $47 million over the next four years to construct two wind turbines for testing in ocean waters subject to hurricanes, the Energy Department said.
Stanford has become the first major university to announce plans to divest its endowment of coal-mining stocks, the New York Times reported.
Senators jockeyed for position ahead of an expected vote on building the controversial Keystone XL pipeline and an energy bill whose riders include preventing the EPA from limiting emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Global warming is rapidly turning the U.S. into a stormy and dangerous place, with rising seas and disasters costing citizens from flood-stricken Florida to the wildfire-ravaged West, according to a new federal report.
Charles and David Koch declined an invitation to debate climate change on the grounds they aren't experts, prompting the group to thank them for acknowledging their lack of expertise in the matter.
Booming production of oil and natural gas is contributing to a spike in traffic fatalities in states where many streets and highways are choked with large trucks and heavy drilling equipment.
Marty Durbin, head of America's Natural Gas Alliance, said human activity contributes to climate change, but argued his industry provides a solution.
TransCanada Corp., the company behind the controversial Keystone XL project, said Friday it earned $412 million in its latest quarter.
A sample of albacore tuna caught off the coasts of Oregon and Washington state have increased levels of radioactivity from the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
The Energy Fellows Institute encourages new venture formation and career growth in the cleantech and advanced energy industries.
California Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg is drafting legislation that would expedite help for communities facing what may become the worst drought in state history.
The Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada moved closer to completion Friday as the State Department raised no major environmental objections to its construction.
California wildlife officials have banned recreational fishing on dozens of streams as a result of low water flows caused by the ongoing drought, with more such closures expected in coming weeks.