Texas GOP, Dems React To Joe Biden's Debate Comment: 'I Would Transition From The Oil Industry'Toward the end of their second and final debate, the former Vice President and President Donald Trump butted heads over the energy industry.
Gov. Abbott Responds After Biden Calls For 'Transition' From OilBiden's plan doesn't call for a ban on climate-damaging fossil fuels and instead focuses on technologies that can capture pollution from oil and other sources.
Energy Secretary Rick Perry Says 'We Can Make Our Energy Cleaner'"Instead of punishing fuels that produce emissions through regulation, we're seeking to reduce those emissions by innovation," the former Texas Governor said.
Court Rules Exxon Must Provide Documents In Climate InvestigationA Massachusetts court has ruled Exxon Mobil must hand over documents related to a company fossil fuels and climate change investigation.
Rick Perry Says Fossil Fuels Can Help Prevent Sexual AssaultSecretary of Energy Rick Perry said Thursday that fossil fuels can help prevent sexual assault by keeping the lights on.
Emails Reiterate EPA Chief's Ties To Fossil Fuel InterestsNewly obtained emails underscore just how closely EPA chief Scott Pruitt coordinated with fossil fuel companies while serving as Oklahoma's state attorney general, a position in which he frequently sued the agency he now leads.
Existing Climate Efforts Expected To Keep U.S. Goals On TrackThe momentum of climate change efforts and the affordability of cleaner fuels should keep the United States moving toward its goals of cutting emissions despite the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris global accord.
Judge: No Deposition From State Official In Climate CaseA federal judge in Texas reversed course on Monday and canceled a scheduled deposition from a Massachusetts official who is looking into whether Exxon Mobil misled the public about the impact of fossil fuels on climate change.
Trump To Tap Fossil Fuels Booster As EPA ChiefDonald Trump is expected to nominate Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, a source close to Pruitt said Wednesday. Pruitt has been a reliable booster of the fossil fuel industry.