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Hey California: Don't Get Fooled Again

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Boyce

The California Manufacturers and Technology Association (CMTA) and others are using an oil industry-funded study to support their argument of the negative impacts of clean energy legislation.

Green News Report -- March 23, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: World Water D...

Economic Recovery? Get Off the Fossil Sauce

Nathan Havey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathan Havey

This was the week of the Green California Summit in Sacramento, where all of the newest green technologies are on display. Companies like Philips were...

Petition to Kill California's Anti-Pollution Legislation Is Off to a Rocky, Slimy Start

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jonathan Kim

With only a month to get almost 434,000 signatures, the anti-AB 32 petition drive is off to a rocky start. But one thing that's for sure is that you should never, ever count the Republicans out.

Exposed: Texas Big Oil Funding Petition to Kill California's Anti-Pollution Legislation

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jonathan Kim

Oil refiners Valero Energy Corp. and Tesoro Corp. are funding a petition drive to get a measure on the ballot suspending AB 32, California's landmark law to limit greenhouse gas emissions.

How We are Losing the Battle for Our Independent Fuel, Food and Jobs

David Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Blume

Weeks ago I predicted that Big Oil would take advantage of the chaos of the changing administration to crush and buy up alcohol plants.

Oil Refiner Valero May Buy Troubled Ethanol Plants

AP | DIRK LAMMERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — If federal renewable fuel mandates require ethanol to be mixed into gasoline, the nation's largest independent oil refiner f...

Oil Earnings Mixed On "Weak" Gasoline Margins

AP | JOHN PORRETTO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

HOUSTON — The roiling global oil market continues to pick its winners and losers, as oil giant BP PLC reported a 28 percent rise in second-quart...