U.S. green groups ramp up legal attacks on federal oil leases

(Reuters) – U.S. environmental groups fighting fossil-fuel development made headlines years ago with public demonstrations against big pipeline projects including

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U.S. refiner group sues Trump EPA over high-ethanol gasoline

FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign is seen on the podium at EPA headquarters in Washington, U.S.,

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Greenpeace activists halt BP’s North Sea oil rig

(Reuters) – Greenpeace activists said on Sunday they halted the progress of an oil rig destined for BP Plc’s North

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Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker

ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and

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Canada’s oil-rich Alberta tables bill to repeal carbon tax

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – Canada’s main crude-producing province Alberta tabled a bill to repeal the provincial carbon tax on Wednesday,

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Tanker collision, gasoline spill closes portion of Houston Ship Channel

HOUSTON (Reuters) – One barge was severely damaged and another capsized following a collision with a 755-foot (230-m) tanker in

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Tanker collision, gasoline spill closes portion of Houston Ship Channel

HOUSTON (Reuters) – One barge was damaged and another capsized spilling about 9,000 gallons of gasoline into the Houston Ship

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EPA proposes hike in biofuel mandate to 20.04 billion gallons in 2020: sources

FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign is seen on the podium at EPA headquarters in Washington, U.S.,

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Trump administration relaxes safety rules sparked by 2010 Gulf oil spill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration unveiled on Thursday its final plan to roll back offshore drilling safety measures put

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U.S. EPA stalls biofuel waiver transparency plan after White House blowback: sources

(Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has suspended work on its plan to publish the names of refineries securing

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