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California utility in big 2015 gas leak had failed to probe leaks for decades

18 May 2019

The California utility responsible for a massive, 4-month-long gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 failed to investigate dozens of leaks over decades at the natural gas storage facility, according to a state report released on Friday.

UPDATE 3-California utility in big 2015 gas leak had failed to probe leaks for decades

18 May 2019

May 17 The California utility responsible for a massive, 4-month-long gas leak near Los Angeles in 2015 failed to investigate dozens of leaks over decades at the natural gas storage facility, according to a state report released on Friday.

Tesla's New York solar factory making other products in bid to boost jobs

15 May 2019

Tesla Inc on Wednesday said its solar factory in Buffalo, New York, would become the "manufacturing home" for its electric vehicle Supercharger cabinets and other energy storage products as it seeks to meet employment targets tied to state subsidies.

Trump Interior chief not losing sleep over record CO2 levels

15 May 2019

U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt told a panel of U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that he has not lost sleep over record amounts of carbon dioxide recorded in the Earth's atmosphere, which scientists warn are altering the global climate.

Exclusive: Tesla's solar factory is exporting most of its cells - document

15 May 2019

The "great majority" of solar cells being produced at Tesla Inc's factory in upstate New York are being sold overseas instead of being used in the company's trademark "Solar Roof" as originally intended, according to documents reviewed by Reuters.

Exclusive: Tesla's solar factory is exporting most of its cells - document

15 May 2019

The "great majority" of solar cells being produced at Tesla Inc's factory in upstate New York are being sold overseas instead of being used in the company's trademark "Solar Roof" as originally intended, according to documents reviewed by Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Tesla's solar factory is exporting most of its cells - document

15 May 2019

May 15 The "great majority" of solar cells being produced at Tesla's factory in upstate New York are being sold overseas instead of being used in the company's trademark "Solar Roof" as originally intended, according to documents reviewed by Reuters.

U.S. solar hits 2 million installations, will double in four years

09 May 2019

There are now more than 2 million solar installations in the United States, a milestone reached just three years after hitting the 1 million mark, an industry trade group said on Thursday.

U.S. still processing Atlantic seismic permits despite drilling plan delay

30 Apr 2019

The U.S. Interior Department is still processing permit applications for companies to conduct seismic testing in the Atlantic - a precursor to drilling - despite shelving its plan to vastly expand offshore drilling, a spokeswoman said on Monday.

Under Trump, U.S. drilling permits on federal lands soar

12 Apr 2019

The United States approved nearly 40 percent more oil and gas drilling permits on public lands in 2018 than it did the previous year thanks to an automated online system introduced in the waning days of the Obama administration, helping reduce a big backlog of applications.

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