BSEE's Scott Angelle will chair Interior royalty panel
The Interior Department announced yesterday that offshore regulatory director Scott Angelle will chair the Royalty Policy Committee, an advisory group weighing in on royalty rates and rule changes.
Comment period closes on Forest Service permitting change
The Trump administration this week inched closer toward expediting the permitting process for oil, gas and mineral projects on federal forest lands.
Advocates use climate to turn out Puerto Rican voters
Tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans have settled in Florida since Hurricane Maria desolated the Caribbean.
New leader's oil focus poses test for climate policies
Andrés Manuel López Obrador faces tough challenges in the coming months.
Politically threatened governor doesn't rule out carbon tax
At a high-stakes media event on climate policies, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker (I) declared that he would not raise the cost of energy on Alaskans.