The leaders of Sanford, N.Y., barred citizens from speaking about fracking during public meetings -- until a lawsuit scared them into respecting free speech.
More than 1,000 people converged on a Nebraska town to tell the State Department what they think of plans to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
Belize's Supreme Court overturned government contracts that would have allowed a spectacular reef area to be drilled for oil.
Peabody created a spinoff company that took on the liability to provide health care for its retired workers. Now the spinoff has declared bankruptcy.
These bills, which hamstring activists who try to document farm-animal abuse, are spreading across the country, but California refuses to play along.
A fertilizer plant exploded in rural Texas on Wednesday evening, killing at least five people and injuring more than 160.
Tar balls and oil mats are still tarnishing Gulf Coast beaches, and BP is still refusing to take full responsibility and pay for full restoration.
A plan to build a pricey coal-gasification plant is getting help from not-so-impartial legislators. Hoosiers could get hosed as a result.
The European Union's carbon-trading system is no longer working effectively, and the E.U. parliament on Tuesday voted against fixing it.