Activist investors will put forward a record 142 shareholder resolutions during the upcoming proxy season asking corporations to strengthen their environmental commitments in areas ranging from greenhouse gas reductions and energy efficiency to deforestation and water use.
The polar vortex made its presence known this winter and its impact on the electric and gas industry will be felt beyond the first day of spring.
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released its annual report on the performance of the U.S. solar industry in 2013.
A vote taken by the Los Angeles City Council last week could set the stage for a city-wide ban on hydraulic fracturing.
Last Friday, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court declined reconsideration of its December 19, 2013 decision striking down a number of provisions in the State’s 2011 hydraulic fracturing law known as Act 13.
On February 12, 2014, Ohio House Ways and Means Committee Vice-Chair Rep. Gary Scherer offered a substitute House Bill 375 to the Ways and Means Committee, including significant amendments from the prior version of House Bill 375 previously reported here.
The Department of Defense (DOD) is in the energy business! There are tremendous opportunities available for developers of energy projects at military facilities throughout the country.
EPA Clarifies Underground Injection Control Requirements Under Safe Drinking Water Act for Fracking Operations
Hydraulic fracturing involves injection of large volumes of fluids at high pressure into a well to create fractures in the source rock formation. This technique was designed to improve oil and gas production.
Safety Alerts and Other Recommendations in the Wake of Rail Accidents Involving Bakken Formation Crude Oil
Recent accidents involving rail cars transporting crude oil from the Bakken shale region have resulted in the heightened interest of rail industry regulators and other federal agencies, including the Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA), the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).