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Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Udall's Bill Enabling Ski-Area Summer Activities Moves To Full Vote

Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Sen. Mark Udall's bill to promote year-round recreation at ski areas cleared a critical committee vote late last week and is headed to a vote of the f...

Oil Spill Hearings Bring Out the Political Drama: 'Spill, Baby, Spill'

Roll Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Gulf Coast oil spill engendered its share of Capitol Hill drama Tuesday, beginning with the moment executives from BP, Transocean and Halliburton ...

Climate Plan B Ditches Cap And Trade, Makes Concessions To Industry

Mother Jones | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With the Senate cap-and-trade bill on ice for the foreseeable future, a key bloc of Democrats is agitating for a Climate Plan B: an existing energy po...

We Almost Lost Detroit: Round Two

Michael Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Rose

Michigan may become one of the early adopters of a new round of nuclear power plants, a move some say is not only dangerous but economically foolhardy.