Washington Energy Correspondent
James Osborne covers the intersection of energy and politics from the Houston Chronicle’s bureau in Washington D.C.
Stories By James Osborne
Energy May 19, 2022Interior Secretary promises to release offshore leasing plan by June 30, blames Trump, lawsuits for delay
Energy May 18, 2022'Price gouging' bill aimed at oil companies draws opposition from some Texas Democrats
Energy May 16, 2022Here's what oil companies stand to lose — and gain — under the SEC’s new climate rule
Energy May 11, 2022With developers clamoring for leases, offshore wind lining up as America's next big energy boom
Business May 4, 2022Are pipeline companies too powerful? Texas' unusual gas market faces fight over winter storm costs
Energy May 3, 2022Mining lithium and other metals needed for clean energy proves to be a hard sell politically
Energy April 28, 2022Dems signal support for developing Gulf into a carbon storage hub, despite environmental concerns
Energy April 27, 2022Solar projects going on hold across Texas, as Commerce Dept. investigation looms
Energy April 21, 2022High gas prices, climate concerns force Biden into dilemma
Energy April 19, 2022A flood of tech money could give carbon removal and Houston energy companies a big boost
Business April 11, 2022Commerce secretary warns Texas faces 'disproportionate' risk as computer chip supplies slow
Business April 11, 2022Texas makes case to Biden to host new medical research agency distributing billions in funding
Texas Inc. April 10, 2022Where is the carbon capture industry headed? An energy CEO discusses the future of technology.