Major environmental group launches EV campaign in 5 states
The Environmental Defense Fund today said it plans to run advertisements in five states and the District of Columbia promoting electric vehicles, which are a key part of the Biden administration's $2 trillion infrastructure plan.
BP to end most U.S. gas flaring
BP PLC, the British oil and gas giant, said yesterday it will end routine gas flaring from its U.S. oil fields by 2025 as it seeks to transform into a clean energy company.
3 battles could remake the oil and gas industry
From gas bans to renewable fuel standards, states are weighing or enacting policies that could shift the future of the oil and gas industry.
OIL AND GAS
Biden budget would triple spending to clean abandoned wells
The Biden administration's proposal to triple the budget for cleaning up abandoned oil and gas sites left environmentalists hopeful that the federal government would begin addressing a long-standing problem in the oil field that contributes to climate change.
Battle escalates over gas price spikes
Natural gas suppliers in Texas are pushing back against allegations that they raked in unseemly profits during the state's power crisis, charging in court that a major utility company failed its customers and shortchanged its vendors.