Pa. can show leadership in the new energy era — Without joining RGGI |...

Unlike the other RGGI states, Pennsylvania has reduced emissions significantly while also reducing consumers’ electricity costs.

Con RGGI, Pensilvania tiene la oportunidad de mostrar liderazgo en la nueva era de...

Según nuestro propio auditor general estatal, los impactos económicos y ambientales del cambio climático ya se están sintiendo en Pensilvania a través de eventos extremos de inundaciones y daños a la infraestructura, incurriendo en costos económicos significativos.

With RGGI, Pa. has a chance to show leadership in the new energy...

By Joeseph Otis Minott Pennsylvania has always been an energy leader. The United States’ oil and gas sector can trace its roots back to the commonwealth, and coal has played a significant part in Pennsylvania’s industrial...

Methane reduction rules make environmental, economic sense. This is why | Opinion

We urge the Wolf administration and DEP to move deliberately through the rule-making process to effect protective, cost-effective standards.

Pennsylvania should take the lead on advanced energy technologies | Opinion

Carbon capture and storage is the most “critical” technology for reducing emissions. Pennsylvania should take the lead in this area.

What two rallies say about the fight over a natural gas tax credit |...

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf has vowed to veto the legislation. A fight over a potential override vote in the Legislature is growing more likely by the day.

‘We’re ready for some change’: Pa. educators want to see climate change included in...

Many of Pennsylvania’s science educators welcome the opportunity to revamp the standards, saying Tuesday that the guidelines governing their work are out-of-touch with current technology and environmental science research. 

‘We need to make a profit first’: What’s at stake in proposed gas tax...

Goldschneider’s company is looking to build its first plant to produce methanol, an alternative fuel that can be burned to power cars and ships. 

The world is getting warmer. What can Pennsylvania do about it?

Warming temperatures are wreaking havoc on civilizations across the globe. And it will get worse as human-caused climate change intensifies floods, acidifies oceans, and renders coastal areas uninhabitable due to rising sea levels. Pennsylvania will...

Where we are, where we’ve been: A look at Pennsylvania’s oil-rich history

Even today, few industries — aside from coal and steel — have had the same impact on the state as oil and gas drilling. The state was at one time the country’s leading producer in the oil and gas industry since the 1850s, creating thousands of jobs across the commonwealth and driving its economy for much of the 20th century.