US Senate rejects Keystone XL oil pipeline

The Democratic-controlled Senate rejected legislation Tuesday aimed at forcing completion of a Canada-to Texas oil pipeline, a massive project at the center of a fierce environmental dispute.

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Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $34.6B deal

In a deal that shows just how quickly falling prices can upend the energy industry, Halliburton is buying rival oilfield services company Baker Hughes in a cash-and-stock deal worth $34.6 billion.

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Massive Ivanpah solar power plant lags in output

The largest solar power plant of its type in the world — once promoted as a turning point in green energy — isn't producing as much energy as planned.

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Hydraulic fracturing accident kills 1, injures 2 in Colorado

An accident at a hydraulic fracturing site in northern Colorado killed one worker and seriously injured two others Thursday, authorities said.

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Siemens, Bechtel win turnkey order for 778 MW gas power plant

Siemens in consortium with Bechtel, has been awarded the order for the turnkey supply of Panda Power Funds' Stonewall Energy Project in Leesburg, Virginia.

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Hydraulic fracturing to be permitted in GW National Forest

Environmentalists and energy boosters alike welcomed a federal compromise announced Tuesday that will allow fracking in the largest national forest in the eastern United States, but make most of its woods off-limits to drilling.

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Nevada report alleges bias in Yucca Mountain evaluation

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In this Thursday, July 22, 2010, file photo, former Massey Energy Company Chairman and CEO Don Blankenship speaks at the National Press Club in Washington. On Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, Blankenship pleaded not guilty to conspiracy charges in a 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 men. Blankenship faces up to 31 years in prison, if convicted. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

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Ecoplexus has announced the completion and sale of three solar projects in Colorado

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TransCanada highlights reasons to approve Keystone XL oil pipeline

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U.S. adversaries are capable of mounting cyberattacks that would shut down the electric grid and other critical systems in parts of the nation, according to country's top cyber official.

NSA director: China can damage US power grid

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NRC Chairman Allison Macfarlane urges nuclear power industry to stay focused on safety and public outreach

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In this Thursday, July 22, 2010, file photo, former Massey Energy Company Chairman and CEO Don Blankenship speaks at the National Press Club in Washington. On Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, Blankenship pleaded not guilty to conspiracy charges in a 2010 West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 men. Blankenship faces up to 31 years in prison, if convicted. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

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Former Massey Energy CEO is accused of conspiring to violate safety and health standards at Upper Big Branch Mine, site of the worst U.S. coal mining disaster in 40 years

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US oil and gas rig count up 1 to 1,929

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Ineos to invest $1B in UK shale gas exploration

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Interior authorizes renewable energy transmission line in federal waters

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