White House solar panels: The solar panels are to be installed by spring 2011, and will heat water for the first family and supply some electricity.
The White House’s new guidelines for offshore oil drilling in deep water were intended to make it tougher for oil companies to avoid detailed environmental reviews.
The Obama administration wants to change the way America manages its oceans. So it has introduced a plan to bring all stakeholders – from fishermen to oil companies – to the table.
With the invasive and destructive Asian carp now on the doorstep of Lake Michigan, lawmakers in the Great Lakes states say time is running out.
Sweeping changes could affect the United States' management of oceans, including offshore energy development.