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October 13, 2017
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) questions Amul Thapar, a federal judge in Kentucky nominated for a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, during a Senate Judiciary confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 26, 2017. Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times, Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
The EPA is targeting ethanol subsidies, rankling Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley
October 13, 2017 - 10:20am
October 10, 2017
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks to reporters at the White House on June 2, 2017. The Trump administration announced Oct. 9, 2017, that it would take formal steps to repeal President Barack Obama’s signature policy to curb greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, setting up a bitter fight over the future of America’s efforts to tackle global warming. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
EPA's Pruitt signs proposed rule to unravel Clean Power Plan
October 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
September 18, 2017
The Rough Rider Center in Watford City, N.D. Joshua Komer / Forum News Serviceplay button
The boom's bill: After years of boom, Oil Patch cities paying off growth debt
September 18, 2017 - 6:00am
August 24, 2017
Great River Energy's Coal Creek Station on August 19, 2015, in Underwood, N.D. (Logan Werlinger/Grand Forks Herald)
Coal push may be disaster insurance the grid doesn't need
August 24, 2017 - 12:43pm
August 7, 2017
Jeanne Crumly and her family's land near Page, Neb., in April of 2017. Crumly sees the Keystone XL pipeline as a dire threat to the land. “Make one solid case, one solid point for why this should go through,” she says. George Etheredge / The New York Times
Keystone XL pipeline fate in balance as Nebraska opens hearings
August 7, 2017 - 11:23am
July 27, 2017
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) arrives for a Senate health care vote on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Alaska's senators threatened with policy retribution by White House official over health care vote
July 27, 2017 - 2:21pm
July 25, 2017
County in South Dakota to revise wind energy ordinances
July 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 19, 2017
Panel: Dakota Access-style protests could become commonplace 
July 19, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
June 29, 2017
REUTERS/Jessica Resnick-Ault
President Trump says the Atlantic, Arctic could soon be open to oil drilling
June 29, 2017 - 5:43pm
June 19, 2017
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visits the New England Aquarium to hear the merits of a monument offshore of Massachusetts, part of his National Monuments review process, in Boston, Mass., June 16, 2017.  Brian Snyder / Reuters
Interior head says public lands can make U.S. a "dominant" oil power
June 19, 2017 - 3:46pm
June 5, 2017
Equipment used to process carbon dioxide, crude oil and water is seen at an Occidental Petroleum Corp enhanced oil recovery project in Hobbs, New Mexico, U.S. on May 3, 2017. Picture taken on May 3, 2017. REUTERS/Ernest Scheyder/File Photo
Big oil and small towns are seeing new rewards from an old production technique
June 5, 2017 - 6:49am
June 2, 2017
Adam Coleman of Arnold Machinery stands in front of an excavator in Gillette, Wyoming. "Trump will be good for all of us in the long term," he said. "He's not scaring people away from us." All photos by Matt McClain / Washington Post
How 'the energy capital of the nation' regained its power in the Trump era
June 2, 2017 - 10:31am
May 31, 2017
Law enforcement responded to this Dakota Access Pipeline construction site near Glen Ullin, N.D., north of Interstate 94 on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016. (Submitted photo by Morton County Sheriff's Department)
Complaints against Dakota Access Pipeline to be investigated
May 31, 2017 - 11:19pm
May 23, 2017
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, seen here in April, said that interior's funding of $11.6 billion for fiscal 2018, which is about $1.6 billion less annually, will eliminate programs that he says are unnecessary, duplicative or a low priority. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
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