Federal judge halts Biden pause on new oil and gas leases across the U.S.

Energy development on public lands was said to account for 1/4 of country’s carbon emissions

By: - June 16, 2021 11:18 am

Oil and gas infrastructure is seen on the Roan Plateau in far western Colorado. (Courtesy of EcoFlight)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler is a Washington correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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