Fishermen lose NEPA lawsuit over N.Y. offshore wind
Scallop fishermen on Friday lost their attempt to block an offshore wind lease in New York as a federal judge ruled against their claim that the lease violated the National Environmental Policy Act.
Public can weigh in on peer-reviewed polar bear study
The Interior Department opened a public comment period today on a polar bear study that could offer new opportunities to explore for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
OIL AND GAS
Republicans slam 'ignorant' attempt to block ANWR drilling
The CEOs of nearly a dozen banks are getting mixed messages from Washington on whether to fund drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, where oil and gas development may soon be possible.
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?
Trump admin punts offshore wind review to late 2020
The Trump administration won't complete an environmental review of the first U.S. offshore wind farm until the end of the year, according to an updated outlook from the Interior Department released today.