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My Turn: Gwich'in vs. climate change

...reduce vulnerability to climate change. The solution begins by passing meaningful and comprehensive climate and energy legislation.This year marks the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. On April 22, more than one billion people in 192 countries...
Senate excludes ANWR from energy legislation

...will invoke a Senate rule to suspend marking up energy legislation for the current session of Congress. In a press...Bingaman will propose "comprehensive and balanced" energy legislation that can be added to the Senate calendar for action...
Senate to debate bill on ANWR

...WASHINGTON - The Senate is ready to take up broad energy legislation that could lead to exploratory drilling for oil...and some Senate Democrats say they will stall energy legislation if Republicans press the refuge drilling issue...
Alaska pipeline, taxes stall energy legislation

...A disagreement over tax incentives for building a proposed $20 billion natural gas pipeline in Alaska stalled energy legislation Wednesday. At the same time, Democrats complained they have been given virtually no say in writing the bill...
Lawmakers say they may dump Arctic drilling

...president was told by lawmakers the issue could doom energy legislation. President Bush, after meeting with legislators...signal that the White House is willing to accept energy legislation without a provision to open the Arctic National...
Alaska governor to sign energy bills

...a mission statement, laying out targets for such things as renewable energy use. He also plans to sign omnibus energy legislation that includes efforts aimed at energy efficiency and encouraging new technologies, among other things. The bills...
Session reaches halfway point

...unclear just what bills will pass the Legislature before adjournment April 19 besides the budget, which is required. Energy legislation may be the key accomplishment of lawmakers this year, depending on what makes it through the logjam of bills that...
Bush administration restates its opposition to natural gas tax credit

...Abraham's letter comes as House and Senate members on a conference committee try to merge their versions of national energy legislation. The committee has met once to offer initial statements and dozens of staff met Tuesday to discuss procedures...
Senate energy bill provides for gas-pipeline incentives

...said he will push the newer version when he gets to a conference committee with the House. The House passed its energy legislation in April and the two sides must meet to work out a compromise. Sen. Pete Domenici, a New Mexico Republican and...
Katrina fuels calls for more oil exploration

...Coast," said Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., chairman of the Senate Energy Committee and an architect of the energy legislation passed this summer. Domenici, in an interview and an appearance Sunday on cable TV's C-SPAN channel, also...


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