Category: Energy

Progressives Should Welcome Conservatives to the Climate Change Table: The Planet’s Future May Depend on It

Progressives Should Welcome Conservatives to the Climate Change Table: The Planet’s Future May Depend on It

A group of concerned Republicans, co-led by former secretaries of state James Baker and George Shultz, has decided to take climate change seriously and offer what they call a market-oriented solution.
The Department of Energy: The Agency Rick Perry Forgot

The Department of Energy: The Agency Rick Perry Forgot

The truth is that Perry has not been alone in his ignorance: the Department of Energy historically has been a very misunderstood federal agency.
Schumer Calls Trump’s Methane Rule Roll-back ‘Dagger in the Heart of Efforts to Preserve the Planet’

Schumer Calls Trump’s Methane Rule Roll-back ‘Dagger in the Heart of Efforts to Preserve the Planet’

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) slammed the Trump administration's intention, announced Thursday, to weaken Obama-era rules governing the emission of climate-changing methane into the atmosphere.
West Virginia Bets Big on Plastics, and on Backing of Trump Administration

West Virginia Bets Big on Plastics, and on Backing of Trump Administration

The state’s leaders want a federal loan guarantee to build a giant chemical storage plant that could cost as much as $10 billion.
Lawmakers Offer Green New Deal Alternative

Lawmakers Offer Green New Deal Alternative

Several leading House Democrats have introduced a new plan to deal with climate change and serve as an alternative to the so-called Green New Deal.
The Oil Industry In An Electric Future

The Oil Industry In An Electric Future

The adoption of electric vehicles will have consequences
‘The Green New Deal Is Not Just a Resolution,’ It’s ‘a Revolution’

‘The Green New Deal Is Not Just a Resolution,’ It’s ‘a Revolution’

Big name lawmakers rallied in support of climate change solution.
O’Rourke Endorses The ‘Green New Deal’: ‘The Future of the World Depends on Us’

O’Rourke Endorses The ‘Green New Deal’: ‘The Future of the World Depends on Us’

Beto O'Rourke says we have just 12 years left to impact climate change.