BLM: Move West will net $123M over 20 years
The Trump administration claims that moving the Bureau of Land Management's headquarters to Colorado and hundreds of other positions out West will save taxpayers $123 million over the next two decades.
Trump admin approves massive Calif. solar project
The Bureau of Land Management has approved one of the nation's largest photovoltaic solar power projects in the Southern California desert — the first in a series of major renewable energy projects BLM plans to authorize this year.
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Grijalva, Bernhardt spat intensifies over BLM HQ move
House Natural Resources Chairman Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) has rejected Interior Secretary David Bernhardt's offer to meet and discuss the lawmaker's concerns over the Bureau of Land Management's move out West.
Trump admin plans 2020 approvals for major projects
The Trump administration is poised this year to do what congressional Democrats and other critics of the president's "energy dominance" campaign have been demanding for months: advance large-scale renewable energy projects on federal lands.