Yet fossil fuel demand still exceeds safe climate scenarios, and growing poverty is leaving millions without access to clean, reliable electricity.
Back-to-back decisions to abandon one pipeline and deactivate another show how vulnerable these projects are, despite the White House’s support.
The administration says the emergency order will help the U.S. economy recover from the effects of the pandemic. Critics say it will overwhelmingly hurt communities of color.
The proposed 600-mile-long Atlantic Coast Pipeline would bisect the Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway and a pair of national forests.
The president confessed a "lightbulb" moment.
The "Oracle of Oil" was a strong advocate for using natural gas as a bridge to renewable energy.
“When you guys edit you really edit.......lol,” a Colorado state senator wrote after the Consumer Energy Alliance revised an op-ed he co-authored.
Will people run their dishwashers at a different time to save money?
The disgraced former interior secretary met his new boss on a flight to Atlanta, winning him over with talk of energy independence.
By the end of 2019, the city would have to create a plan to phase out some 20 plants, including a notorious polluter in Queens.