Formulated in the 1970s as a response to the OPEC oil embargo, fuel economy standards have served the country well. Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency kick-started its 45-day comment period for its ongoing review of the standards and that included the review of the previously finalized 2021 standards.
Formulated in the 1970s as a response to the OPEC oil embargo, fuel economy standards have served the country well. Last week, the Environmental Protection Agency kick-started its 45-day comment period for its ongoing review of the standards and that included the review of the previously finalized 2021 standards.
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
Some of the energy industry's biggest trade organizations are lobbying against a new tax on users of the nation's largest natural shale gas field in Pennsylvania, arguing that it would only hurt the local industrial economy and would do little to alleviate the state's budget deficit.
Some of the energy industry's biggest trade organizations are lobbying against a new tax on users of the nation's largest natural shale gas field in Pennsylvania, arguing that it would only hurt the local industrial economy and would do little to alleviate the state's budget deficit.
I was a kid in 1976 when America was celebrating its bicentennial. It was a really big deal. I remember seeing and hearing signs and symbols of American pride on everything.
I was a kid in 1976 when America was celebrating its bicentennial. It was a really big deal. I remember seeing and hearing signs and symbols of American pride on everything.
The Interior Department wants to reduce conservation efforts for the greater sage grouse and its habitats, upsetting local stakeholders who had come up with their own plans for how to help the small bird with falling population numbers across the Western United States.
The Interior Department wants to reduce conservation efforts for the greater sage grouse and its habitats, upsetting local stakeholders who had come up with their own plans for how to help the small bird with falling population numbers across the Western United States.
While the Trump administration has been aiming to make good on promises like rolling back clean air protections, legal pressure from conservation and public health advocates shows that hitting the brakes on existing regulations is easier said than done.
While the Trump administration has been aiming to make good on promises like rolling back clean air protections, legal pressure from conservation and public health advocates shows that hitting the brakes on existing regulations is easier said than done.
U.S. analysts and industry groups hope the upcoming talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement will lead to more alignment between the energy policies of Canada, Mexico and the United States, particularly on trade and renewables.
U.S. analysts and industry groups hope the upcoming talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement will lead to more alignment between the energy policies of Canada, Mexico and the United States, particularly on trade and renewables.
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) — America’s best-known tax policy wonk — delivered a speech in June to the National Association of Manufacturers in which he addressed the need for comprehensive tax reform, problems with the current tax code, its impact on U.S. manufacturers and a vision for enacting true reform. He concluded, “we are going to get this done in 2017.” 
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) — America’s best-known tax policy wonk — delivered a speech in June to the National Association of Manufacturers in which he addressed the need for comprehensive tax reform, problems with the current tax code, its impact on U.S. manufacturers and a vision for enacting true reform. He concluded, “we are going to get this done in 2017.” 
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Energy Brief: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

A special science section of the National Climate Assessment and a separate report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show the severe effects of climate change on the United States, potentially making it more difficult for President Donald Trump to roll back his predecessor’s environmental regulations.

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