U.S. & International

​Green power beats fossil fuels for first time in Europe

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 6:13 AM MDT

Renewable power for the first time contributed a bigger share in the European generation mix than fossil fuels as the…

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​21 state attorneys general sue over new Trump water rule

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 6:21 PM MDT

Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration on Tuesday, alleging that new federal…

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​Pipeline is quietly ordered shut in new signal of shale’s woes

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 7:36 AM MDT

Earlier this month, a federal judge stunned the U.S. energy sector with an order to shut down the Dakota Access…

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​Capitalists’ biggest fear is an 'inevitable policy response’

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 7:30 AM MDT

The Italian oil company Eni SpA will set a goal of reaching net-zero emissions in its European operations by 2050,…

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States try again to block coal sales that Trump revived

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 6:38 AM MDT

A coalition of states on Monday renewed its push to stop the Trump administration from selling coal from public lands…

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​Shell says U.K. can bring forward gasoline car sale ban to 2030

Monday, July 20, 2020, 6:24 AM MDT

Royal Dutch Shell plc expects the U.K. can end the sale of gasoline and diesel vehicles in just a decade,…

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​Michigan wants Enbridge to pledge funds in case of oil spill

Sunday, July 19, 2020, 5:03 PM MDT

Michigan sought a pledge Friday from Enbridge Inc. to cover costs that would arise if oil were to leak from…

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​One-third of U.S. solar projects relied on rule that’s changing

Friday, July 17, 2020, 6:26 AM MDT

A landmark 40-year-old law that’s been key to the growth of renewable energy in the U.S. is being effectively overhauled,…

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​Aramco, Exxon make small move to join BP, Shell in carbon curbs

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:46 AM MDT

Saudi Aramco has joined with European and U.S. supermajors representing a third of the world’s oil industry to begin curbing…

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​Warren Buffett sees natural gas sticking around for a long time

Thursday, July 16, 2020, 6:31 AM MDT

Warren Buffett’s $9.7 billion bet on natural gas looks even more contrarian today.As Democrat Joe Biden unveils a staggering $2…

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​Trump poised to streamline Nixon-era environmental reviews

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:44 AM MDT

The Trump administration is scaling back requirements that agencies consider environmental consequences when approving new oil wells, pipelines, highways and…

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​Biden clean-energy plan would accelerate state efforts on carbon

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 6:23 AM MDT

Joe Biden’s $2 trillion plan to revive the economy would rely on boosting jobs in clean energy, and would accelerate…

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