Energy

How Pruitt could hurt the EPA

Former White House EPA liaison Dan Kanninen and Heritage Foundation Research Fellow Nicolas Loris on whether Scott Pruitt would be a good pick to head the EPA.

Companies Rush to Tap Iranian Market

Royal Dutch Shell announced Wednesday it signed a provisional agreement with Iran to explore energy projects in the region, despite political uncertainties regarding Tehran's relationship with the incoming Trump administration.

Federal government blocks Dakota Access oil pipeline route

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota, handing a victory to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and its supporters, who argued the project would threaten the tribe's water source and cultural sites.