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Interior's Jewell Calls Anti-Fossil Fuel Protesters 'Naïve'

Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell called protesters with the national "Keep It in the Ground" campaign "naïve," on the grounds that their calls for an immediate shift to renewable energy sources is impossible, and that technological advances in the sector, while progressing, are still many years away. Read More

Interior Secretary Says Fracking, Methane Rules Near

The Department of Interior (DOI) will release a final rule governing hydraulic fracturing (fracking) on public lands within days, and it is months away from unveiling standards designed to cut methane emissions from drilling on public lands as well, according to Secretary Sally Jewell. Read More