Compiled Coverage by Issue

Gulf Spill&nbsp

The sunken oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico is the worst oil spill in U.S. history. E&E examines the response to the spill, the politics of offshore drilling, and the aftermath for Gulf species and industries.

Nuclear Crisis&nbsp

The devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan has spawned a major nuclear disaster. E&E examines the implications for energy, the environment, security and public health.

Fiscal 2016 Budget and Appropriations&nbsp

The Fiscal 2016 Budget & Appropriations Report is a one-stop resource for tracking the fiscal 2016 spending process for environmental and energy accounts. The report includes budget tables for DOE, EPA, Interior, USDA and others, and links to stories that relate to the issues surrounding each bill. The tables and stories will be updated throughout the year.

Drought&nbsp

E&E examines the effects of heat and drought conditions on agriculture, energy production, water policy, forest and wildfire management, and climate science.

Inside the Committees&nbsp

The report includes lists of key committees and subcommittees and their members in the 114th Congress, articles about the committees, their activities and the legislation they're considering, and links to bills and other information.

Global Climate Debate&nbsp

E&E tracks work on a post-Kyoto agreement for curbing emissions of heat-trapping gases.

Pipeline Politics&nbsp

With the heft to carry half a million barrels of oil daily, the $7 billion Keystone XL pipeline is a huge proposal. But behind the furor over it lies an even bigger question: How should America approach the massive fuel reserves that its northern neighbor is working overtime to tap?

E&E Special Reports

Deep Underground&nbsp

A surge in seismic activity is occurring around the U.S., and many top scientists are pointing at injection of waste from drilling and hydraulic fracturing as a possible culprit.

Danger Zone&nbsp

An investigation of the drilling industry's worker safety record and what it means for those living amid the boom.

Islands&nbsp

In this series, E&E examines the plight of the world's islands and island nations. They contributed very little to the changing climate from man-made greenhouse gas emissions, but some may pay with their lives.

Shades of Green: A Movement at Midlife&nbsp

A look at the U.S. environmental movement as it hits middle age, with an in-depth examination of five groups that are driving the agenda in Congress and throughout the nation.

Overflow&nbsp

There are thousands of oil spills at the nation's onshore oil and gas well sites every year. But the data are scattered amid databases, websites and even file drawers of state agencies across the country. EnergyWire spent four months mining the data for the most comprehensive report available on the spills that result from the nation's booming oil and gas industry.