- BP Cleaning Up Oil Spill On Alaska's North Slope
May 01 2014 7:56 PM
Just how much liquid escaped from the Prudhoe Bay well line is still under investigation by BP and Alaska's DEC.
- For Exxon Mobil In Russia It's Still 'Drill, Baby, Drill'
May 01 2014 12:25 PM
In its quarterly call, the company assured shareholders that sanctions against a Russian oil company president won't impede business.
- Exxon Mobil Q1 Earnings Easily Beat Estimate
May 01 2014 8:20 AM
Exploration costs fell, helping Exxon beat estimates, despite a 4 percent drop in net income to $9.1 billion from last year.
- Power Plants Facing Millions To Comply With EPA Rule
April 30 2014 8:48 PM
Power plants have resisted the EPA rule for years, but a Supreme Court decision will force some to pay millions to comply.
- West's Oil Giants Likely To Shrug At Rosneft CEO Sanctions
April 29 2014 3:30 PM
Sanctions? What sanctions? Western oil majors yawn at the West's sanctions against Rosneft CEO and other Putin allies.
- BP Raises Dividend Again, Promises More Share Buybacks
April 29 2014 8:36 AM
Shareholders have urged big oil firms like BP and Shell to control spending and give back more cash because of concerns over rising costs.
- New Proposed Tank Car Rules For Railroads Headed To White House For Review
April 29 2014 7:56 AM
Oil and gas companies and rail companies agree that tank car standards need an upgrade, but they disagree on the specifics.
- How US Nuclear Plant Closures Are Slowing The Pace Of Carbon Reduction
April 28 2014 11:47 AM
About 4 percent of U.S. nuclear capacity retired last year and more closures are expected this year.
- Siemens Seeks Talks Before GE Buys Alstom
April 27 2014 12:03 PM
France is encouraging European alternatives to GE's offer for the troubled power company.
- GE's Overseas Profits May Net A Big Catch
April 24 2014 5:10 PM
A buy of French industrial firm Alstrom may result in significant cost savings, though the details aren’t yet clear.
- Technology Is The World's Biggest New Energy Resource, ExxonMobil Analyst Says
April 24 2014 1:58 PM
The world's largest publicly traded oil and gas company released an outlook on the energy market going into 2040, with some surprising conclusions.
- Buffett: Moving Oil By Rail Safely Is A Major Industry Concern
April 24 2014 7:35 AM
Oracle of Omaha says his BNSF rail unit plans to buy 5,000 new crude tank cars.
- Amid Russia's Energy Blackmail, EU Finds Strength In Numbers
April 22 2014 2:15 PM
As tension between the West and Russia continues to build, academics and politicians are proposing a fresh idea for the problem's mitigation.
- This Time, Blame Exports For Rising US Gas Prices
April 22 2014 9:04 AM
U.S. gasoline stockpiles are at a three-year low, and prices have risen 4 percent during the past year. Translation: more pain at the pump.
- Natural Gas Flows To Europe Are Stable, Gazprom Says
April 21 2014 9:36 AM
Earlier, President Vladimir Putin said Russia would give Ukraine a month to start paying off the more than $2 billion it owes for natural gas.
- Ukrainian Gas Middlemen Brought Under Spotlight By Conflict
April 21 2014 9:27 AM
Gas middlemen have been an essential part of the region’s politics, but their role may be diminishing thanks to scrutiny of their shady dealings.
- Keystone Pipeline Decision Delayed Again
April 18 2014 2:38 PM
The comment period will be extended, most likely putting any decision after Election Day.
- Pakistan Focuses On Growing Energy Needs
April 17 2014 9:33 AM
About a dozen planned power projects may lessen Pakistan's energy shortage.
- Angola Moving Into Oil's Big Leagues
April 16 2014 5:37 PM
After decades of turmoil, Angola is on the verge of catapulting to the top ranks of the world’s energy economy.
- A New Fracking Concern: Radioactive Material
April 16 2014 10:45 AM
Radioactive waste from fracking has shown up in a small North Dakota town, opening a new chapter in in the debate over the controversial process.