Wall Street Eyes Booming 'Frac' Sand Market
June 18 2014 12:14 PM
U.S. oil and gas drillers are buying more 'frac' sand to drill deeper wells, and investors are reaping sky-high profits.
Most Americans Back Obama's Climate Plan: Poll
June 18 2014 11:04 AM
A Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll on Wednesday found that more than two-thirds of Americans support the Obama administration's proposal to slash emissions from power plants.
Gazprom Exec Says China To Prepay $25B In Gas Deal
June 18 2014 9:29 AM
The Russian gas giant says the upfront money in the $400 billion deal will help build the "Power of Siberia" pipeline.
Companies, Governments Evacuating Expats In Iraq
June 18 2014 9:25 AM
The terrorist group ISIS has been attacking towns along a major highway in Iraq since June 10, approaching the capital.
China, UK Sign Deals Worth More Than $23B
June 18 2014 2:29 AM
Trade between China and UK, which is the former's third-largest trading partner in Europe, was estimated at $70 billion last year.
SolarCity To Build World's Largest Solar Panel Factory
June 17 2014 1:39 PM
California solar company SolarCity told investors Tuesday that it would enter bumpy world of solar panel manufacturing by acquiring panel maker Silevo.
Iraq’s Impact On Global Oil In Four Easy Charts
June 17 2014 1:26 PM
Global oil analysts are closely watching Iraq. Here's why.
Fukushima 'Ice Wall' Plan Hits Snag
June 17 2014 12:30 PM
A plan to freeze radioactive water leaking from Japan's battered Fukushima nuclear plant is behind schedule, TEPCO says.
Shell To Sell Big Stake In Australian Gas Company
June 17 2014 9:20 AM
Royal Dutch Shell will sell the majority of its stake in Woodside Petroleum, Australia's largest independent oil and natural gas producer.
China, BP to Ink $20B Gas Deal
June 17 2014 9:18 AM
Oil giant BP announced Tuesday that it would sign a $20 billion liquefied natural gas with China this week in London.
Shale Boom To Spread Beyond US By 2020
June 17 2014 8:45 AM
The North American shale boom will spread to Russia and Latin America next, the International Energy Agency expects.
Kurds Show Their Mettle As They Fill War-Created Void In Northern Iraq
June 17 2014 8:36 AM
"It is not possible that the Iraqi government return and fill these huge areas that it left."
China Nixes Plan That Would Have Formed Global Shipping Alliance
June 17 2014 7:39 AM
U.S and Europe had already cleared the plan, but China's rejection killed it.
Australia Delays Decision On Adani's $15B Coal Project
June 17 2014 1:31 AM
The project in the untapped Galilee Basin could produce 60 million tons of coal a year for use in power stations.
Oil Prices Fluctuate While Kurdistan Moves To Secure Oil In North
June 16 2014 7:20 PM
The market is responding to instability in Iraq, but the Kurdistan Regional Government seeks to bring stability.
Obama Launches $1B Climate 'Resilience' Fund
June 16 2014 6:17 PM
Obama's climate change plan offers nearly $1 billion to help communities not just recover from natural disasters, but prepare for them.
China 'Energy Revolution' Needed: President Xi
June 16 2014 1:56 PM
China's President, Xi Jinping, on Friday announced new guidelines for reshaping how the Asian giant produces and consumes energy.
Ukraine's Gas Inventory Will Run Out In A Month
June 16 2014 1:44 PM
Gazprom shut off natural gas to Ukraine on Monday, leaving the country relying on a less-than-half-full inventory.
Exxon To Share Moscow Stage With Rosneft
June 16 2014 9:09 AM
Exxon's CEO will speak at a summit in Moscow despite requests from the U.S. government to isolate Russia over its actions in Ukraine.
Russia Cuts Off Ukraine's Gas Supply As Both Countries Sue Each Other
June 16 2014 7:51 AM
Supply of Russian gas to Europe will continue through Ukraine as usual unless the latter diverts it during transit.