Nine Republicans want to bar utilities from using electricity produced by large-scale renewable energy projects.
Three of the sites are important in the history of African-Americans in the South and two in the West will bolster climate resilience.
New California Sen. Kamala Harris grilled Mike Pompeo about his climate views during a confirmation hearing. He didn't want to play ball.
The pipeline now has to go through a thorough environmental study, and comments from citizens can affect the outcome.
Ryan Zinke will oversee 500 million acres, or 1/5 of the entire United States.
The former Iowa governor argues Obama moved the needle on conservation, collaboration, and climate resiliency.
Outgoing Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz released an updated policy intended to "enshrine the independence of the scientific process."
Senate confirmation hearings began on Wednesday for Tillerson, former CEO of ExxonMobil and Trump's nominee for secretary of state.
At his confirmation hearing, the secretary of state pick elaborated on his stance.