If a Denver company has its way, foreign competitors may not be able to undercut U.S. drilling operations for much longer.
It’s potentially a $15 billion problem in the U.S.
The most conservative projection showed carbon dioxide levels from the nation's power sector rising by 2 percent between 2013 and 2040.
The move ends months-long efforts by the oil industry and its supporters to curb local authority over oil and gas drilling.
In the latest edition of the journal ACS Catalysis, Yale chemists detailed the production of catalysts based on palladium.
The Environmental Protection Agency will step up studies into the safety of widely used neonicotinoid pesticides, which have been temporarily banned in Europe.
The project also includes installing solar generation at the site. It should be complete by the end of 2019.
"Had the company assessed the dangers involved, or trained their employees on what to do if the ventilation system stopped working, they might have had a chance," OSHA chief David Michaels said in a statement.
Lincoln Renewable Gas has proposed bringing a methane-processing plant to Salisbury that would supply 40 percent of Middlebury College's heating needs.
The scientists used genetically engineered yeast to convert sugar to a chemical that's a precursor to morphine.
Federal officials have issued a warning about the danger of inhaling chemicals at oil wells following the deaths of nine workers in the past five years.
The infamous Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010 prompted the release of dispersants both at the surface of the Gulf of Mexico and at unprecedented sea depths.
Major firms like Exxon Mobile and BP have benefited from refining profits, but president of Wyoming Refinery Co. James Runyan says the company only broke even for the quarter.
The leak occurred Saturday morning at a plant belonging to the Ruixing chemical company.
Minnesota is one step closer to enacting the nation's strictest ban on fire retardant chemicals.