House Passes Bills Aimed At Speeding Up Drilling For Oil, Gas On Public LandsThe House approved two bills Wednesday aimed at speeding up drilling for oil and natural gas on public lands.
National Average For Gallon Of Gas Falls Below $3.50 For First Time Since FebruaryGasoline prices are on a summer slide, giving U.S. drivers a break as they set out for the beach and other vacation spots for the Fourth of July.
Interior Issues New Fracking Rule On Public Land The Obama administration said Thursday it will require companies that drill for oil and natural gas on federal lands to publicly disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations.
Drone Industry Worries About Privacy BacklashIt's a good bet that in the not-so-distant future aerial drones will be part of Americans' everyday lives, performing countless useful functions.
Obama Pushes For More Research To Wean Automobiles Off OilPresident Barack Obama is pushing Congress to authorize more federally funded research into clean energy technologies that can wean automobiles off oil.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Duke It Out Over Energy And Health CareThe two presidential candidates were asked a question by CBS Local about Obamacare vs. Romneycare and asked them to talk about the similarities or differences between the two plans.
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and EnergyToday on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
Opinion: Gas Prices Are The Government and Obama’s FaultAmericans continually hear that the president of the United States can do nothing about gas prices. John Hofmeister says that isn’t true. The doubled gas prices could have been avoided but no one in a political position who can do anything about the prices wants to do anything.
Geologists: Utica Shale Holds 38 Trillion Feet Of Recoverable Natural GasGovernment geologists say the Utica Shale formation holds about 38 trillion feet of recoverable natural gas.
Canadian Company Resubmits New Application For Keystone XL PipelineThe Canadian company that wants to build the disputed Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. submitted a new application for the project Friday after changing the route to avoid environmentally sensitive land in Nebraska.
Senate Strikes Down Bid To Speed Approval Of Keystone PipelineThe Democratic-controlled Senate has rejected a Republican bid to speed approval of an oil pipeline from Canada to Texas.
Obama: 'There Are No Quick Fixes' To Problem Of High Gas PricesPresident Barack Obama says simply calling for more drilling is just a "bumper sticker," not a real plan for bringing down rising gas prices.