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Requests for extensions are not uncommon but this one puts the agency in an awkward spot within a roiling national controversy.
WASHINGTON—The Sierra Club and other environmental groups have asked the State Department to extend...
04/04/2013 | Read More
'We're trying to build the social movement' in the United States against expansion of Canadian tar sands oil extraction, says organizer.
President Obama hasn't publicly drawn a connection between climate change and the Keystone XL...
01/31/2013 | Read More
The EPA found serious flaws in two earlier environmental reviews. Soon it will have another opportunity to weigh in, with climate impacts a major concern.
1/31/13: The story has been updated with comments from industry. 1/30/13: This story has been...
01/30/2013 | Read More
Climate change is among the 'life threatening issues' that define U.S. foreign policy, he tells Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Sen. John Kerry made it clear Thursday that he will play a pivotal role in deciding the fate of the...
01/24/2013 | Read More
New leadership at the State Dept. and EPA—and the unexpected rise of climate change concern—mean the pipeline decision is still anyone's guess.
After years of protests and lobbying, the Obama administration is expected to decide within months...
01/07/2013 | Read More
Standoff suggests Senate would give up on climate change law and pursue far more limited proposals instead
by Suzanne Goldenberg, Guardian Barack Obama's hopes of leveraging public anger at the Gulf oil...
06/29/2010 | Read More
Oil industry opinion divided; nuclear industry sees "global nuclear renaissance"
The Senate climate bill is dividing the fossil fuel industry, revealing deep fissures among big...
05/17/2010 | Read More
Dirty Energy Bailout or A Step Toward Clean Energy?
The following on air debate was moderated by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez of Democracy Now!, the...
05/13/2010 | Read More
Unified opposition to more drilling in wake of BP Gulf disaster
After a seemingly interminable wait, Senators John Kerry and Joseph Lieberman finally unveiled...
05/12/2010 | Read More