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Source: Houston Chronicle

Democrats accuse Energy Department of underspending on clean energy research

Houston Chronicle


WASHINGTON — The Department of Energy isn’t distributing funding for clean energy research fast enough, House Democrats said Wednesday.

At a hearing before the oversight panel of the House Science and Space Committee, Chairman Rep. Bill Foster, D-Ill., …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Democrats call out Marathon Petroleum for ‘relentless lobbying against climate action’

Houston Chronicle


WASHINGTON – A trio of Democratic Senators is asking some of Marathon Petroleum’s largest shareholders, including JP Morgan Chase and Blackrock, to warn the Ohio-based refining company that it needs to stop lobbying against climate action.

“Marathon …

January 13, 2020 - 12:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Politics & Opinions
Drilling ban proposals divide Democrats in U.S. oil states

Drilling ban proposals divide Democrats in U.S. oil states

Source: Reuters


CARLSBAD, New Mexico (Reuters) – In the southeast corner of New Mexico, new houses, hotels and jobs are sprouting like flowers in the desert. Trucks hauling equipment and laborers jam once-barren highways on the way to thousands of …