Using Putin To Push Fossil-Fuel Projects


Will natural gas exports really solve the Ukraine crisis? Experts aren’t so sure.

Did ’60 Minutes’ Drop The Ball Again?

60 Minutes

CBS’s ‘Cleantech Crash’ segment misses the point, critics charge.

The One Issue Republicans and Democrats Can Agree On


Ethanol is insane, and politicians outside the Beltway are finally fighting it.

United Airlines Buys Big Into Biofuels


Could the move help clean up a notoriously dirty industry?

The Drought Is Drying Up All Our Ethanol


After getting slammed last summer, ethanol producers are hoping to catch a break—but their fate is far from settled.

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