Energy & Industry
Reviving a small hydroelectric plant on Castle Creek was supposed to help the city's utility get closer to providing 100 percent carbon free electricity as part of an effort to fight climate change. Instead, it's kicked up a furor.
An unlikely group of activists is championing a new bill to protect the Mojave Desert. But even if it passes, large swaths of once empty land will be developed.
A "symbiotic relationship" between natural gas and renewables has yet to make as much headway as hoped.
Do agreements to shut down units at two of the West's biggest plants signal the end of the dirty fuel?
Tribal corruption and lowball prices have denied an oil-rich North Dakota Indian reservation more than $1 billion in royalties and leases