Energy & Environment — Manchin puts permitting reform on backburner

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) removed his embattled permitting reform bill from the  stopgap funding bill. Meanwhile, Hurricane Ian threatens the Tampa Bay area and the Nord Stream 2 pipeline has sprung a leak.  This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environmentContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Manchin releases permitting reform proposal

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is releasing more details on his permitting reform proposal. Meanwhile, the Senate approved a climate treaty that calls for the phasedown of potent greenhouse gases that the country is already on its way toward phasing down. This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for theContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Third of House Dems oppose Manchin side deal 

More than 70 Democrats are asking House leadership not to include permitting reforms backed by Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) in a stopgap funding measure. Meanwhile, extreme drought threatens agriculture in California, and BlackRock speaks on Republican efforts against environmentally conscious investing.   This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your sourceContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Sanders opposed to Manchin permitting push

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) expressed his opposition to a Manchin-led permitting push that has the support of Democratic leaders. Meanwhile, the Interior Department removed a slur from federal place names, and the Energy Department is backing geothermal.   This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest newsContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Manchin permitting tradeoff roils activists

Climate activists warn a deal on permitting reform could bring new environmental issues. We’ll also look at why gas is dropping below $4 and another House committee chair wanting answers from oil companies.  This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environmentContinue Reading