GOP senator slams Trump after report shows solar plunge
Senate Republican Cory Gardner of Colorado slammed President Trump's solar tariffs today after a report found the trade action led to a dramatic plunge in solar installations this quarter.
Murkowski, Gates have 'awesome' nuclear dish
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) discussed nuclear power "writ large" this week with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, conversations that included an "awesome" informal dinner with colleagues.
'Green New Deal' efficiency goals 'reasonable' — feds
Energy efficiency goals in the proposed "Green New Deal" are "reasonable," representatives from the Department of Energy and other federal agencies told House lawmakers yesterday.
DOE sued over FOIA request for tax credit lobbying records
A conservative group sued the Department of Energy today seeking lobbying records related to a federal tax credit for storing captured carbon dioxide.
Batteries could worsen CO2 emissions — study
Home batteries like the Tesla Powerwall could spike greenhouse gas emissions significantly unless current policies governing the electrical grid change around the country, according to a new study.