Natural resources

Heather Richards

Reporter

202-446-0473

Heather covers offshore energy — oil, natural gas and wind — and drilling on public lands for E&E. She previously covered energy and the environment for The Casper Star-Tribune in Wyoming.

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RENEWABLE ENERGY

Offshore wind: What are Trump's 'true intentions'?

The Trump administration's announcement that it would delay permitting for the nation's first offshore wind farm came in the same week the president bashed turbine "bird graveyards." It also followed a White House budget request that called for increased offshore wind funding. What's going on?