This Interior official sees 'national bias' against oil, gas
President Trump's top offshore drilling regulator is defending his relationship with the oil and gas sector — an industry he believes is getting an unfair rap. Critics counter that the Trump appointee is too cozy with companies.
OIL AND GAS
Offshore industry: 'We really need to be serious' on climate
HOUSTON — The offshore oil and gas industry called last week for prioritizing efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while reiterating its view that fossil fuels remain vital to the world's energy mix, even as renewables grow.
Coal closures, wind opposition complicate power outlook
Texas is in the middle of a volatile year for electricity that could bring record peak demand, emergency conditions and legislative directives that reshape the grid's future at a time of coal retirements and uncertain renewable support.
Ex-DOE, eBay guru wants utilities to be like Starbucks
AUSTIN, Texas — Steve Westly says today's utilities could learn a thing or two from the coffee pioneer Starbucks Corp.
This Texas regulator wants conservatives to discuss climate
AUSTIN, Texas — Arthur D'Andrea talks about climate change in a way that many Texas conservatives don't.