After the candidate called for a “transition” away from oil and gas, executives said the country would need fossil fuels for decades to come.
Facing a climate crisis, environmental groups and industry agree to work together to bolster hydropower while reducing harm from dams.
Embracing solar panels to save money, homeowners have made the country a powerhouse in renewable energy.
Under international pressure to do more to address global warming, Xi Jinping made a surprise commitment to drastically reduce emissions. Now comes the hard part.
The president claims you have to make a choice, but you don’t.
While BP and other European companies invest billions in renewable energy, Exxon and Chevron are committed to fossil fuels and betting on moonshots.
When demand exceeded supply in a recent heat wave, electricity stored at businesses and even homes was called into service. With proper management, batteries could have made up for an offline gas plant.
Under pressure from governments and investors, industry leaders like BP and Shell are accelerating their production of cleaner energy.
The European oil giant has plans for a future with more electrical generation.
Corruption scandals in Ohio and Illinois reveal an unsavory underside to the politics of energy.
Apple said on Tuesday its devices would produce net-zero emissions by 2030, making it the latest tech giant to ramp up voluntary climate targets.
If the permit process is not improved, solar and wind energy efforts may face protracted delays or shutdowns.
Mr. Biden’s plan links tackling climate change with economic recovery from the coronavirus and addressing racism, drawing praise from onetime critics.
A task force designed to help shape Mr. Biden’s climate plan has recommended that he embrace moving to 100 percent renewable electricity in 15 years and a rapid transition to energy-efficient buildings.
As coal declines and wind and solar energy rise, some are pushing to limit the use of natural gas, but utilities say they are not ready to do so.
Wind giants are trying to shrug off the effects of the pandemic.
The wind power industry sees an opportunity in allowing windmills to be pushed into deeper water.
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A producer of orecchiette and paccheri is using the potentially clean energy source in a trial.
A folksy but forceful “Green Cowboy,” he helped shape energy policy in the White House and at local utilities for seven decades.
For the first time, the United States is on track to produce more electricity from renewables than from coal this year, a climate milestone.
The reservation has more coronavirus cases per capita than any state in the country.
Businesses in the United States, Israel and other countries were planning to invest billions in export terminals. Now, those projects are being canceled or delayed.
As Congress rushes out trillions of dollars to prop up businesses, the Energy Department is holding on to tens of billions in clean energy loans.
An “unprecedented” fall in fossil fuel use, driven by the Covid-19 crisis, is likely to lead to a nearly 8 percent drop, according to new research.
With closer cooperation among nations, the head of the United Nations argues, we could stop a pandemic faster and slow climate change.
Activists and scientists called on world leaders to shift the global economy onto a healthier, more sustainable track.
Congress needs to invest with an eye on the nation’s future.