FERC keeps Obama guidance alive in manual for gas projects
While President Trump has vowed to dismantle his predecessor's climate legacy, federal energy regulators rolled out a guidance this week calling for developers of natural gas pipelines to assess their project's impacts on global warming.
Trump rails against energy regs, vows to revive coal
President Trump promised today to free U.S. energy producers from burdensome regulations, while ridiculing his predecessor's administration for "giving up" on the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines now advancing under his watch.
Eric Trump's brother-in-law lands at agency
A member of President Trump's extended family is now working in the Department of Energy office formerly tasked with carrying out President Obama's climate change plans, according to documents obtained by E&E News.
Former Obama aide works for LNG project
A former Obama staffer is signed up to lobby for the Golden Pass liquefied natural gas project on the Gulf Coast from his Austin, Texas-based firm.
Protesters burn camp as eviction deadline passes
Foes of the Dakota Access oil pipeline posted photos of burning teepees online as a state-imposed deadline passed this afternoon for evacuating a protest camp in the project's path near Cannon Ball, N.D.