The time to start planning an economic transition is now.
Regulators should apply the same precautions to gas drilling that they use for everything else.
Extracting natural gas through hydraulic fracturing threatens all that's good about my upstate New York community.
Giving oil and gas companies royalty-free fuel is a huge waste of taxpayer money.
Oil and natural gas gluts are driving prices so low that drill-baby-drillers may have to hit the brakes.
As the Kurds have learned, oil can instantly heal longstanding rifts.
Northern Alaska is warming at twice the rate of the lower 48.
In this April 5, 2006 column, Kaul described one of the ways the government pads the oil industry's bottom line.