The private and public sectors must work together to develop the breakthrough technologies needed for a clean energy transition. Putting a price on carbon is needed because demand drives innovation.
Environmental groups say the decision was purely political and could result in the contamination of water supplies.
The idea of discarding available wind or solar output is anathema, imposed on power producers when production from these sources exceeds what the grid can accept.
If rolled out globally, the islands could offset the total global emissions from fossil fuels.
Herman Cain, who President Donald Trump recently recommended for a seat on the Federal Reserve board, said God will "figure out" when the U.S. should stop relying on fossil fuel energy.
The pro-fossil fuel U.S. event will take place as world leaders work to cap emissions and prevent "catastrophic" global warming.
Environmental activists hope the governor-elect will get tough on the oil and gas industry.
Half of the total CO2 has been released since the late 1980s.
The prokaryotic fossils represent the planet's oldest-known form of life.
Close on the heels of Rick Perry asserting fossil fuels prevent sexual assault, Trump attempts a new feat.
He was confirmed in a 49-47 vote on Thursday.
Energy Secretary Rick Perry suggested sexual assault could be prevented with fossil fuels.
A new generation of see-through solar cell technology could harvest energy from building and car windows as well as cell phones.
A mainly chemical process produces a more environmentally sound alternative to fossil fuels.
The Oklahoma attorney general will be charged with administering an agency he's sued 13 times.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration warns silent cars are threat to pedestrian safety.
World leaders met last December to set a goal for the rising temperature issue, and in order to meet that goal, the last gasoline car must be sold by roughly 2035, according to the CAT report.
Sowing doubt about fossil fuels' effect on climate change has parallels to the tobacco industry's deception on the dangers of smoking.
New study finds the planet could transition away from fossil fuels in 10 years if the right measures are put in place.