White House meeting fails to deliver consensus on climate bill, but Obama administration insists "we will be able to get something done this year"
Senators Kerry, Lieberman, Lugar and Murkowski all set to attend crucial meeting as president aims to deliver on pledge to pass a climate bill this year
Disclosure forms from 2008 reveal Louisiana district judge held shares in Transocean, Halliburton and a host of oil firms
Judge orders lifting of deepwater drilling moratorium, Obama administration promises immediate appeal
Meeting to be rescheduled as Obama clears his diary for showdown with General McChrystal
White House meeting with key Senators expected to finalise climate bill strategy
No decision on whether or not to move forward with Kerry-Lieberman bill
Economic analysis welcomed by green groups, but unlikely to win over Republican opponents
Chief executive prepares for Congressional grilling over alleged short cuts at Deepwater Horizon rig
The response to 9/11 initially had support from across the political spectrum, but Obama now faces a Congress deeply divided on the need for low-carbon energy
Deepwater Horizon disaster costs for clean up and damages had been previously estimated at closer to $5bn
"This disaster is going to shape how we think about the environment and energy for many years to come"
Executives to meet president Obama as calls increase for company to suspend dividend and set up ring-fenced oil spill fund
In the six weeks BP's well has spewed oil into the ocean, Hayward has made a name for himself as the 'Bumbler from BP'
Chris Huhne announces doubling of North Sea oil rig safety inspections
"The votes may not be there right now, but I intend to find them in the coming months"
White House outlines plans for post-2017 fuel efficiency standards and new carbon rules for heavy trucks
US and Canada to unveil new vehicle-efficiency standards later today, as Obama preps electric vehicle announcement
President criticises "cosy relationship" between Minerals Management Service and oil firms
Republican senator Lindsey Graham accuses Obama administration of "cynical ploy" for Latino votes
President says that he will turn his attention to energy and climate change bill as soon as financial regulatory reforms are finalised
Misplaced document suggests Obama administration is willing to fight to establish Copenhagen Accord as basis for future climate talks
Obama says he wants comprehensive climate and energy legislation, and he wants it this year
Rebates of between $1,000 and $3,000 available to households that improve energy efficiency