Blog posts tagged in coal, oil and gas, Trump, US
Shared from the 9/6/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Judith Kohler
Smoke from the Pine Gulch Fire fills the air around oil and gas development in the Roan Plateau on Aug. 24 in Grand Junction. The two major party contenders for president have very different views on the direction the U.S. shou...
Shared from the 8/20/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Judith Kohler
The Denver Post
Environmental organizations are suing to scrap a management plan that would allow oil and gas drilling across public lands in southwestern Colorado.
Six environmental groups filed the lawsuit in U.S. District ...
Shared from the 8/14/2020 The Denver Post eEdition
ROLLBACK OF OBAMA RULE By Coral Davenport © The New York Times Co.
WASHINGTON»The Trump administration formally weakened a major climate change regulation Thursday — effectively freeing oil and gas companies from the need to detect and repai...
By Matthew Brown
The Associated Press
BILLINGS, MONT.» The Trump administration has awarded energy companies hundreds of breaks on payments for oil and gas extraction from U.S. lands and the Gulf of Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a government database and federal officials.
U.S. Emissions Dropped in 2019:
By Nicholas Kusnetz
JAN 7, 2020
Greenhouse gas emissions in the United States dropped last year after a sharp increase in 2018, new data released Tuesday show. The drop resumed a long-term downward trend driven chiefly by a shift away from coal power generati...