The National Audubon Society and several affiliates are suing Alameda County over its approval of a new 80-MW wind energy facility in Altamont Pass, saying the project had insufficient environmental review and concerns about harm to birds and bats have not been addressed. The suit, filed by … Read More

Despite ongoing pipeline outages across the western U.S., natural gas prices dropped—some by more than $1—in a shortened trading week, with markets closing in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Read More

Scott Coe—a public-power leader who started under the Greatest Generation, rose to leadership among boomers, and has led organizations with boomers, millennials and maybe even zoomers—joins Matthew Scroettnig. Read more

Southwest Gas Holdings issued a sharp response to a recent notification by billionaire investor Carl Icahn that he will nominate 10 candidates to its board of directors, part of his effort to take control of the company he says mismanages both its operations and its profits. Read More