On Monday, President Obama will release the final version of his biggest, most sweeping climate-change policy yet — an EPA program to cut carbon-dioxide emissions from the nation's power plants. Officials have said that the final version of the Clean Power Plan will be slightly stronger than the…Vox.com
In the week ended July 31st, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. totaled 664 compared with 659 in the prior week and 1,573 a year ago. Including 210 other rigs mostly drilling for natural gas ...24/7 Wall St.
Anadarko Petroleum (APC) price target was increased to $74 from $72 at Barclays, which maintained its 'equal weight' rating.TheStreet.com
As Croatia gears up for exploration of oil and gas in the Adriatic sea, green groups have raised concerns about the environment and economy of the tourism-dependant country's islands and pristine coastline. The government in September is set to sign contracts with two energy groups which have been…AFP
NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama will impose even steeper cuts on greenhouse gas emissions from U.S. power plants than previously expected, senior administration officials said Sunday, in what the president called the most significant step the U.S. has ever taken to fight global warming.Associated Press
By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will unveil as soon as Monday the final version of a sweeping - and controversial - regulation to cut carbon emissions from the electricity sector. The proposal is the signature piece of President Barack Obama’s…Reuters