Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton raised concerns that the Obama administration could try to make Energy Secretary Steven Chu the “fall guy” in a flap over a government loan guarantee to a now-bankrupt solar panel company. More »
By 2025, 15 percent of the new cars and small trucks sold each year in California would have to be powered by batteries, fuel cells or some other technology that produces little or no air pollution under rules that state regulators will propose next month. More »
Gov. Rick Perry didn’t join the four governors from top energy-producing states who agreed last week to push for natural-gas vehicles. His office said it is still reviewing an invitation to join the pact. More »
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