New York Towns Can Ban Fracking, But Only Some Will
July 01 2014 9:25 AM
New York's highest court ruled Monday that towns can ban fracking, but many welcome the controversial drilling method.
Eased Egyptian Subsidies To Spur Gas Investment
June 30 2014 2:58 PM
The move could attract new investment to the country’s natural gas fields as domestic energy prices float back to market rates.
Scottish Independence Vote: New Study Could Hurt Investmet In Scottish Resources
June 30 2014 1:10 PM
"If the shale resources in England are as attractive as they appear to be, then all of the money available for potential investment in oil and gas is expected to be attracted to northern England rather than Scotland.”
NASA's CO2-Tracking Satellite Ready To Launch
June 30 2014 11:17 AM
The U.S. space agency will launch the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 on Tuesday from California.
Canadian Liberal Leader Betting On Alberta Energy Plan
June 30 2014 10:26 AM
Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is hoping his plan for Canada's oil sands growth will be a winner at the polls.
Shale Oil: Scotland May Have Up To 6B Barrels That Could Change The Debate On Independence
June 30 2014 8:40 AM
The British Geological Survey said central Scotland may contain billions of barrels of oil.
Explosive Fourth Of July Reflected By Prices At The Pump
June 28 2014 4:05 PM
Looking to celebrate Independence Day with a road trip? It's going to cost you.
Hundreds Of Chinese Workers Stuck In Iraq After Failed Evacuation Plans
June 27 2014 4:37 PM
Chinese workers -- and oil investment -- are in jeopardy in Iraq after ISIS attack.
EPA Biofuel Mandates If Not Revised Could Push Up Gas Prices
June 27 2014 2:25 PM
The 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard quotas are due this month, seven months behind schedule.
Japanese Place Bet On Fuel Cell Vehicles Taking On Tesla
June 27 2014 10:07 AM
Shinzo Abe is putting his government behind Toyota's fuel-cell technology.
14 Dead From Gas Pipeline Blast And Fire In Southern India
June 27 2014 1:21 AM
In June, a gas leak at a steel plant in Northern India claimed the lives of six people.
Energy Analysts Split Over Significance Of New US Oil Exports
June 26 2014 1:10 PM
Will more companies begin exporting ultralight oil?
Russian Scientists Revive Wireless Electricity Design
June 26 2014 11:55 AM
Russian physicists are pumping new ideas and cash into inventor Tesla's century-old concepts.
Fukushima Operator Tokyo Electric Moving Ahead With Nuclear Restarts
June 26 2014 9:11 AM
Greenpeace and other activist shareholders rebuffed in bid to eliminate nuclear power.
One Year Later, Obama's Climate Action Plan Faces Hurdles
June 25 2014 1:18 PM
"Some important things can't happen without congressional action."
US Oil And Gas Company Profits Soar
June 25 2014 11:29 AM
Revenues also jumped, but not as much, according to the Ernst & Young report.
House Passes Bill To Expedite Keystone XL
June 25 2014 10:16 AM
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill that would speed approval of the controversial pipeline project.
US Oil From Fracking More Volatile Than Previously Believed
June 25 2014 10:02 AM
Energy experts say the gassy, flammable qualities of Bakken oil are present in oil from Colorado and Texas, too.
US Oil And Gas Sector Faces Climate Risks
June 24 2014 8:36 PM
The "Risky Business" climate report unveiled Tuesday underscores the challenges that U.S. oil and gas firms face from global warming.
Ban Lifted On Exporting American Oil
June 24 2014 8:25 PM
The Obama administration loosened a long-standing export ban on American oil.