New research is first to identify which reserves must not be burned to keep global temperature rise under 2C, including over 90% of US and Australian coal and almost all Canadian tar sands.
In the run-up to the 2012 Republican nomination, Michele Bachmann promised we'd see $2 gas again if she was elected President of the United States. Well today President Bachmann delivered. https://twitter.com/MicheleBachmann/status/551054670446469120
Tom Friedman demonstrates once again why he is the worst billionaire foreign policy expert on TV.
The Obama administration recommended on Thursday that private companies begin searching for oil and gas reserves off the Atlantic Coast, an area that has been closed to drilling for decades.
The pollution comes from both hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and conventional drilling methods to extract petroleum and natural gas.
Hello, Denver? We have a problem.
A dramatic air-lift rescue of 85 camping 5th-graders, 5 confirmed deaths, a broken oil pipeline with more at risk, flooded fracking sites, and it's still raining in Colorado.
The U.S. Department of Energy has granted the first ever LNG export permit license to Dominion Resources, Inc. to export gas obtained from the controversial hydraulic fracturing process in the Marcellus Shale basin.
With the school year starting for many this week, it's another year of academia for professors across the United States - and another year of "frackademia" for an increasingly large swath of "frackademics" under federal law.
Fresh off the August recess, the United States Congress got back to business today. Rather than focusing on pressing issues like a potential war, looming budget deadlines, and the growing problem of student loan debt, some Republican lawmakers thought it was the perfect time to pick up where they left off before their recess – attacking the Environmental Protection Agency.
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