Articles Tagged 'oil companies'
New York City mayor seeks billions from oil companies, blames them for climate change
A week after a brutal snowstorm froze New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered a one-two punch Wednesday in the name of climate change,… READ MORE
California Cities Sue Oil Companies Over Climate Change
City attorneys in San Francisco and Oakland, California, sued five oil companies in two coordinated lawsuits on Tuesday, arguing that the courts should hold these… READ MORE
Oil companies say new federal regulations on Southwest bird have halted drilling in Kansas
Oil companies say a weeks-old Obama administration ruling that protects a Southwestern prairie bird has already halted oil-drilling operations in Kansas and is costing the U.S. economy tens of millions of dollars, as a GOP congressmen suggests the move is another job-killing attack on fossil fuel.
The decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that was announced in late… READ MORE
Obama: End tax breaks for oil companies
By Dave Boyer-The Washington Times
President Obama said Saturday he canâ€™t do much to lower gas prices, and renewed his call for Congress to end… READ MORE