Energy Department

Vice President Joe Biden (Photo by Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Had Advance Warning On Electric Car Failure

Newly released documents show that the Obama administration was warned as early as 2010 that electric car maker Fisker Automotive Inc. was not meeting milestones set up for a half-billion dollar government loan, nearly a year before U.S. officials froze the loan after questions were raised about the company’s statements.

04/24/2013

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Obama Nominates 3 to Cabinet-Level Positions

President Barack Obama filled in more pieces of his second term leadership team Monday, nominating a trio of new advisers to lead the Energy Department, Environmental Protection Agency and budget office.

03/04/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: Getty Images)

Obama Nominates Wal-Mart’s Burwell as Budget Chief

President Barack Obama has tapped Wal-Mart’s Sylvia Mathews Burwell as his next budget chief, thrusting her into the center of Washington’s heated partisan budget battles and is filling vacancies at the Energy Department and Environmental Protection Agency, an official says.

03/04/2013

Confusing Petrol Pump Signs Cause Vehicle Engine Damage

Energy Department Reports Major Disruptions In Gasoline, Oil Distribution

There’s plenty of gasoline in the Northeast — just not at gas stations.

11/02/2012

President Barack Obama meets with employees during a tour of the Solyndra

GOP Says Energy Dept Tried To Delay Solar Layoffs

Republican investigators say the Obama administration wanted the failing solar energy company Solyndra to delay announcing employee layoffs until after the 2010 midterm elections.

11/16/2011

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