In the Loop: energy

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Obama campaign fires up coal industry

The 2012 campaign Web site had neglected to give include coal as part of Obama’s “All of the above” energy policy. Now it does.

By Al Kamen  |  02:19 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, Obama website, Clean coal, coal industry, coal, felon, West Virgiinia, West Virginia primary, energy, fuel efficiency, campaign, Obama re-election 2012, Ben LaBolt, Al Kamen, In the Loop, Emily Heil

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 02/16/2012

Chemical plants: Still unsafe?

The five-year-old Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards program has so far failed to approve a single chemical plant under stricter new safety guidelines.

By Al Kamen  |  06:13 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chemical plants, terrorism, terrorist attacks, Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards, CFATS, John Shimkus, Gene Green, Henry Waxman, Joe Barton, Department of Homeland Security, DHS, Rand Beers, House Energy and Commerce