Washington to take on several environmental and energy issues
July 12, 2010, 4:30 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
While cap-and-trade and the Gulf oil spill dominate headlines, Congress is taking on issues ranging from Asian carp to jobs in national parks.
Week of hard choices may decide energy bill's fate
July 9, 2010, 3:06 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Will Congress study for its final exam, or will it revert to be bad habits and hope for best?
Energy remains an uncertain election issue for Democrats
July 8, 2010, 2:39 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
National surveys show the public supports having more green energy. But in local elections, energy is likely to take a backseat to the economy.
Oil spill could continue for 4 years, says former oilman
July 8, 2010, 12:28 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
Oilman-turned-solar entrepreneur Jeremy Leggett says there's only one shot to plug the well, and getting it wrong comes with a heavy price.
Offshore drilling moratorium showdown set for this week
July 7, 2010, 2:22 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
If nothing else, the offshore drilling decision will provide one heck of a show.
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
The lost towns under Lake Murray
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
'Traffic jam' on Mount Everest turns deadly for climbers
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