This Cheat Sheet Will Make You Win Every Climate Argument


Ever find yourself around the dinner table at a loss for good climate arguments? Follow the flowchart!

TIMELINE: Shell’s Year of Arctic Screwups


Shell’s maiden drilling voyage in the Arctic hit a year’s worth of rough seas.

VIDEO: On the Ground at the BP Gulf Oil Spill Hearings


More than $17 billion is at stake as the civil trial against BP opens in New Orleans.

Top 4 Reasons the US Still Doesn’t Have a Single Offshore Wind Turbine


The UK has 870. Germany has 416. So what’s stopping us?

Salazar: On Energy, Expect Four More Years of the Same

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The outgoing interior secretary predicts little change in second-term Obama energy policies.


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