E&E Special Reports

Off Topic

Energy and environmental newsmakers dish on politics, pet peeves and their TV addictions.

Campaign 2018

E&E News coverage of the 2018 elections, which could dramatically shift the national balance of power – in Washington, D.C., and state capitals around the country.

Repowering GE

Can the storied company of Thomas Edison make another comeback?

In the Dark: Puerto Rico and America's Biggest Blackout

With a team of reporters in Puerto Rico and Washington, E&E News spent seven months chronicling the human impact and chaotic restoration of electricity. The stories investigated charges of public corruption and exposed the halting efforts of the U.S. territory’s public power company, its governor and federal officials to summon resources.

California's Crumbling Coast

E&E News examines how climate change will permanently alter the state's iconic sights.

Black Gold

The 40-year saga of Alaska's jackpot pipeline.

A Year of Trump

What does the first 100 days of President Trump's term mean for the next four years?

DAMage

American dams — symbols of the nation's 20th century might — are crumbling. E&E News examines efforts to avert disaster as pressure grows for a new era of dam building in the arid West.

Deep Underground

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.

United States of Batteries

Tomorrow's energy storage market will be huge. Can America take it back from Asia and create factories and jobs?

BUSTED: the last oil boom?

Has the U.S. seen its last oil boom? Energywire explores the issue in this five-part series.

Musical Chairs: Committees 2017

Your guide to committee line-ups in the 115th Congress

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Global Climate Debate

E&E tracks developments relating to the Paris Agreement and other international efforts to curb emissions of greenhouse gases.

Drought

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

Power Shift: Election Transitions

How will the 45th president address energy, the environment and climate change? E&E examines the administration: The Cabinet, the agencies, the policies.

Fiscal 2017 Budget and Appropriations

The Fiscal 2017 Budget & Appropriations Report is a one-stop resource for tracking the fiscal 2017 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.

Oregon Standoff

E&E provides on-the-ground coverage of the armed occupation of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and analysis of the public lands controversies that sparked it.