The emissions and methane leaks from new gas plants zero out the CO2 cuts achieved from closing coal plants, a peer-reviewed analysis found.
During a week of disastrous climate records, the vice presidential debate depicted an actual solution to the crisis as the most frightening issue at hand.
A price war led by Saudi Arabia and Russia is crushing the price per barrel just as the coronavirus is hurting demand.
The ruling out of Idaho lashed the Trump administration's "arbitrary and capricious" policy of slashing public input on environmental protections.
As Bernie Sanders pushes a fracking ban and Joe Biden warns against abandoning it, the industry faces its own problems.
It follows new research that said it's not possible to clearly predict the likelihood or severity of earthquakes linked to fracking operations.
The results are a boon to Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker ahead of CNN's marathon of climate crisis town halls.
Newsom ordered the firing of Ken Harris on Thursday over an increase in fracking permits and conflict of interest allegations among senior officials.
The plan would end a five-year moratorium in the state on leasing federal public land to oil companies.
The great American fracking boom threatens to undermine efforts to avoid climate catastrophe in this century.