Down South, A Quieter Keystone XL Debate
November 18 2014 10:45 AM
The U.S. Senate will vote Tuesday on a bill that could approve the Canada-to-U.S. oil pipeline. In the South, some are looking for the jobs.
India’s Energy Minister Has Big Plans For Power Sector
November 17 2014 8:45 AM
NTPC, formerly known as National Thermal Power Corporation, is expected to bag a substantial number of the country’s 204 coalfields at auction.
Halliburton To Buy Baker Hughes For $34.6B
November 17 2014 7:14 AM
Halliburton said the offer was worth $78.62 per Baker Hughes share, based on Halliburton's closing on Nov. 12.
Brazil To Overtake US As Top Biopower Market
November 16 2014 5:04 PM
Infrastructure and government mandates will lead Brazil past the U.S. as the world's top biopower market.
Inside Obama's $3B Pledge To The UN's Green Climate Fund
November 14 2014 5:04 PM
The president's Green Climate Fund pledge could spark private investment in clean technologies and climate resiliency.
House OKs Keystone XL Pipeline
November 14 2014 1:07 PM
The Keystone XL pipeline was passed, again, by the House. But this time it's actually going to get a vote in the Senate.
Former Massey Energy Chief Indicted On 4 Counts
November 14 2014 10:36 AM
A federal grand jury accused Don Blankenship of conspiring to violate federal mine safety rules at the Upper Big Branch mine.
Position On Keystone XL Pipeline Has Not Changed: Obama
November 14 2014 6:13 AM
Obama cited pending legal action in Nebraska and said it was hard to evaluate the pipeline proposal until the actual route was known.
US Judge Upholds BP 'Gross Negligence' Gulf Spill Ruling
November 13 2014 10:21 PM
The decision by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier in New Orleans means BP could still face close to $18 billion of penalties for violating the federal Clean Water Act.
Baghdad And Kurds Reach Oil Agreement
November 13 2014 3:11 PM
Baghdad and Iraqi Kurdistan reached a deal Thursday to ease tensions over oil exports through Turkey.
Sunny Days For Federal Program That Backed Solyndra
November 13 2014 12:23 PM
The federal loan program that backed failed solar firm Solyndra and other clean-energy firms is in the black and expects to earn billions more.
5 Things To Know About Keystone XL
November 13 2014 11:16 AM
A measure backing Keystone XL may pass Congress, but Obama is likely to veto any challenge to his authority over it.
At $80 A Barrel, Crude Oil Prices Continue To Drop
November 13 2014 10:16 AM
Analysts said prices could soon drop further to $70 a barrel if demand stays flat and output rises.
Adani Steps Up Plans For $7B Australia Coal Mine Project Ahead Of Modi Visit
November 13 2014 12:15 AM
Analysts and project finance experts believe the company may have underestimated the difficulties of raising funds for the $7 billion project.
How The US Can Meet Obama's Climate Targets
November 12 2014 5:58 PM
Regulations to curb power plant and tailpipe pollution, methane and refrigerants could help slash U.S. emissions.
US-China Emissions Deal Won't Stop Climate Change
November 12 2014 12:11 PM
President Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping agreed to curb greenhouse gas emissions in a first-of-its-kind deal Wednesday. Will it be enough?
Global Energy Demand Could Outpace Supply: Report
November 12 2014 10:56 AM
The International Energy Agency in its annual outlook report said demand could rise by 37 percent by 2040.
India May Stop Thermal Coal Imports In Two To Three Years: Minister
November 12 2014 6:23 AM
Declining shipments to India would drag on global coal markets grappling with oversupply as China too tries to move toward cleaner fuels.
China, US Strike Climate Change Deal
November 11 2014 11:28 PM
Under the terms of the ambitious pact, Xi Jinping agreed to cap emissions for the first time while Obama pledged deeper cuts for the U.S.
Alberta Oil Sands To Attract Huge Investment In Next 24 Years
November 11 2014 4:50 PM
The Canadian Energy Research Institute estimates the increased investment will boost provincial employment by 75 percent.