Sierra Club

Environmental Protection Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself. We a... Read more


On Thursday the Department of the Interior closed a loophole that allowed unfair profits on fossil fuels extracted from public lands. This is an important step towards a fair market for renewable energy and to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable for their damage to our communities, health, and climate. This wouldn't be possible without…Read More

U.S. hardens royalty rules on fossil fuel production | Agweek

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Thursday completed new rules for how energy companies value oil, gas and coal extracted from federal land in a reform meant to protect taxpayers' stake in those sales. The Interior Department updated the valuation rules that were first enacted in the 1980s and have not been significantly changed in over a…Read More
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