Large American Cities Are Leaking Twice as Much Methane as We Thought
Leaky pipes are likely sending methane-rich natural gas into the atmosphere where it contributes to climate change, a new study has found.
U.S. Natural Gas Is Now “Freedom Gas" for Some Dumb Reason
A grandma chained herself inside a Ford Pinto to try to stop a fracked gas pipeline in West Virginia
The 303-mile Mountain Valley Pipeline will transport 2 billion cubic feet of fracked natural gas through West Virginia.
One Fracking Well Can Suck Up 250,000 Bathtubs' Worth of Water in Less Than a Week
A new study examines the impact of fracking on streams in Arkansas.
Federal court kneecaps EPA's plan to slash regulations
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Blame Oil's Decline for the Middle East's Latest Conflict
The confrontation between Qatar and Saudi Arabia comes down to the competition between oil and natural gas.
Coal Is Dead
The Coal Industry Isn’t Even Certain That Donald Trump Can Save It
President Trump's newest executive order won't bring coal back for good.
Carbon emissions staying flat in 2016 is good news — but not great news
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Obama Moved to Block Oil Drilling in the Arctic Ocean
The US Department of the Interior has placed the Arctic Ocean off-limits for oil or gas drilling, setting up another obstacle for Trump's energy prospects.
Three Other Oil and Gas Pipelines, and What They Put at Risk
With all eyes turned to the Dakota Access Pipeline, three oil and gas projects have been making steady headway.
The US Hasn’t Seen Carbon Emissions This Low Since 1991
Thanks to warmer weather and renewable energy, carbon emissions in 2016 were the lowest they’ve been since 1991.
The Women Fighting Fracking in Their Own Backyard
Rebecca Roter suffered from nosebleeds and mouth ulcers after a drilling company moved into her county. She's a part of a group of "citizen scientists" in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, who are trying to stop the controversial practice of fracking.