BP is selling its refinery in Texas where an explosion killed 15 people in 2005. The money will go to clean up the Deepwater Horizon mess. The big wheel of life keeps turning.
Those like Mitt Romney who claim that the U.S. can achieve energy “independence” by 2020 are delusional. “Extreme energy” is an extreme dead end.
The agreement brings an end to a long fight between the restaurant chain and the Coalition of Immokalee Workers.
Media critic Jay Rosen asked David Roberts what kind of energy journalism the world needs. Here’s the answer.
The Trust for Public Land has struck a deal to buy $8.75 million worth of oil and gas leases, to make sure the oil and gas don’t get drilled.
A ball-bearing manufacturer in South Carolina announces plans to close a plant, thanks to GOP unwillingness to extend a key wind tax credit.
We are not making this up: that is what scientists at Clarkson University and the University of Vermont College of Medicine call them.
In India, about a quarter of all electricity is stolen or lost in transmission. In Nigeria, $7 billion worth of oil was pilfered last year.
The head of Murray Energy, who forced coal miners to attend a Romney rally, also demands that his management staff make political contributions.