- French Oil Company Halts Project With Russia's Lukoil Over Western Sanctions
September 23 2014 9:11 AM
The project to explore for Siberian shale oil is yet another Russian energy venture scotched because of western sanctions.
- IKEA, Mars Join 100% Renewables Plan
September 22 2014 7:35 PM
The RE100 campaign coincides with a private-sector push to get governments to tax carbon dioxide emissions that cause climate change.
- 'Greenest Building On The Planet'
September 22 2014 4:52 PM
Apple's Tim Cook spoke about the company's new HQ at a Climate Week event in New York City.
- Fossil Fuel Divestment Is Pocket Change To Oil And Gas Industry
September 22 2014 2:05 PM
The global movement to divest from fossil fuels, which has gained momentum ahead of a climate summit, is geared toward starting a political discussion.
- Siemens To Buy Dresser-Rand For $7.6B
September 22 2014 12:03 AM
The German industrial conglomerate had long coveted Dresser-Rand, which would help it grow its oil and gas business.
- Diverse Coalition Demands Action On Climate Change
September 21 2014 6:02 PM
The People's Climate March included scientists, students, religious representatives, farmers, musicians, politicians and celebrities.
- Is Exxon Still Drilling In Russia? It Depends Who You Talk To
September 19 2014 12:51 PM
Russia is denying reports that Exxon is pulling out of a massive drilling operation there in the face of sanctions.
- Nepal Approves $1.4B Hydroelectric Plant Project
September 19 2014 4:52 AM
Officials said GMR and another Indian firm, Satluj Vidyut Nigam, plan to construct other hydroelectric plants in Nepal.
- Keystone XL Costs Could Double, Says TransCanada
September 18 2014 4:48 PM
The $5.4 billion project could rise "to a 10 number," TransCanada chief executive Russ Girling told the Wall Street Journal.
- Obama Delays Signature Power Plant Rule
September 17 2014 11:02 AM
The EPA extended the rule's public comment period until December amid complaints that state agencies need more time for review.
- South Dakota's Portion Of Keystone XL Has Doubled In Cost
September 16 2014 8:41 AM
The revised cost estimate for South Dakota's portion, after four years of waiting for federal approval, is nearly $2 billion.
- New Sanctions Will Stem Flow Of Big Foreign Oil Projects In Russia
September 14 2014 9:27 AM
“There is no contract sanctity,” a U.S. official said. Accordingly, companies will have 14 days to wind down activities.
- Why Is Demand For Oil So Low? IEA Cuts Forecast
September 12 2014 9:05 AM
Paris-based International Energy Agency called the recent oil demand slowdown "nothing short of remarkable."
- ISIS Grip On Iraqi Oil Slips
September 11 2014 5:49 PM
U.S. airstrikes have forced the Islamic State to cede control of some Iraqi oil wells and refineries.
- Poles Say Russia Curbs Gas Flows Over Ukraine Crisis
September 11 2014 1:13 PM
Warsaw said the volume of gas from Russia dropped by 45 percent, though Russia's Gazprom denied it had cut supplies.
- New Russian Sanctions Threaten Exxon, BP Oil Ties
September 11 2014 10:07 AM
If enacted, the sanctions would bar Western oil and gas firms from working with Russia in the Arctic, deep seas or shale formations.
- Iran Tells West To Abandon 'Illogical Demands'
September 11 2014 9:05 AM
Iran has so far managed to win some concessions from Western nations by promising to scale back its nuclear program.
- Planet's Ozone Layer Is Recovering, UN Report Says
September 11 2014 2:25 AM
A study published by environmental regulators has said that the ozone layer around the Earth is recovering.
- Residents Near Fracking Claim More Health Problems, Study Says
September 10 2014 6:12 PM
The National Institutes of Health study is the largest independent review of fracking's impacts on nearby residents.
- Citgo, Venezuela's US Oil Subsidiary, Up For Sale
September 10 2014 10:31 AM
Cash-strapped Venezuela is seeking out a buyer for its U.S. oil subsidiary in a deal that could be worth as much as $10 billion.