The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette says Houston-based EOG Resources, Inc., will also pay $65,000 toward a yet-to-be-determined environmental project in the watershed of the Little Laurel Run creek in Clearfield County near Parker Dam State Park. More »
Exxon Mobil Corp. spent $3.21 million and the American Petroleum Institute spent $1.9 million in the third quarter to lobby the federal government on offshore oil drilling, hydraulic fracturing and other issues, according to a disclosure report. More »
Members of alternative-energy industries pressed senators on Wednesday not to let their tax credits expire and instead implement a multi-year extension, fearing their industries would suffer and future rollouts in cleaner energy would slow. More »
Household electricity bills have risen sharply over the past five years after years of stable prices, but Texans are still paying slightly below the national average for electricity, according to a USA Today story. More »
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