Chelan County Public Utility commissioners, in Wenatchee, Wash., have continued into August a moratorium on electricity requests from cryptocurrency miners. In three years, crypto requests could more than double the PUD’s local power load.
The House is to vote Thursday on an election-year bill that would revive the mothballed nuclear waste dump at Nevada's Yucca Mountain despite opposition from home-state lawmakers
Washington state regulators stepped up their activism on the climate front by telling three utilities to reconsider the carbon-emission costs of producing electricity from coal and other fossil fuels
The California Energy Commission estimates they would add an average $10,500 in construction costs for a single-family home but generate about $16,000 in energy savings.
Farm-state lawmakers have pushed for greater sales of the higher ethanol blend.
The sage grouse population declined sharply in recent decades due in part to drilling, grazing and other human activities.
Hopi Tribe, others sue over power purchases for coal-fired plant as they try to keep it running beyond 2019
The Interior Department in 2015 adopted plans to protect greater sage grouse.
The price of U.S. crude oil has been on a mostly steady incline since last June.