French Nuclear Giant Areva Expects To Lose $5.6B
February 23 2015 11:29 AM EST
The Paris-based energy company warned investors Monday that losses for 2014 could surpass its total market value of $4.2 billion.
US Nationwide Oil Refinery Strike Grows
February 21 2015 11:05 PM EST
More than 1,300 refinery workers joined the picket lines after negotiations failed to yield an agreement.
Oklahoma Oil Group: No Proof Fracking Causes Earthquakes
February 21 2015 6:24 PM EST
The U.S. Geological Survey says there is such a thing as “human-induced earthquakes,” but fracking stakeholders aren’t buying it.
Toxic Air Shortening Indians' Life By 3 Years
February 21 2015 8:44 AM EST
A new study claims more than one-half of India's 1.2 billion people have their lives cut short because of "dangerously high" levels of air pollution.
India's Top Energy Firms Suspected Of Corporate Espionage
February 21 2015 12:35 AM EST
Indian police say sensitive documents were leaked to energy companies by government officials and others.
White House Approves Arctic Drilling Rules
February 20 2015 12:12 PM EST
The proposed overhaul would, for the first time, establish offshore drilling standards for the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas near Alaska.
Exxon Refinery Blast Sign Of Bigger Industry Woes
February 20 2015 8:30 AM EST
The explosion, injuring four people, comes as the industry grapples with high risks, weak safety standards and regulatory concerns.
Oil Glut Fears Send Prices Back Down
February 19 2015 10:18 AM EST
Global crude prices dipped below $59 a barrel Thursday after reports of growing U.S. crude inventories and rising Saudi output.
Big Oil Games The System
February 18 2015 4:11 PM EST
Employers in North Dakota's dangerous oil and gas sector aren't paying their workers' compensation premiums.
To Fight Theft, Mexico's Pemex Changes Way It Moves Gasoline
February 18 2015 11:09 AM EST
Petróleos Mexicanos will begin delivering unfinished gasoline and diesel to its terminals to dissuade organized crime.
Warren Buffett Dumps $3.7B Exxon Mobil Investment
February 18 2015 10:36 AM EST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. ditched the Texas oil giant last quarter while raising its stake in a Canadian synthetic crude producer, according to SEC filings.
US Shale Oil Boom Takes A Breather
February 17 2015 11:07 AM EST
The total number of U.S. oil-drilling rigs is now at 553, down 34 percent since October. The decline is the fastest in nearly three decades.
Gas Prices On The Rise Again
February 16 2015 2:32 PM EST
Even so, drivers should still expect to pay 80 cents to $1 less per gallon of regular than this time last year, analysts say.
US Solar Firms Are Going Big In India
February 16 2015 10:33 AM EST
SunEdison Inc. and First Solar Inc. say they'll build over 20,000 megawatts of solar energy capacity in India to boost country's renewable energy goal.
‘We Will Not Tolerate Improper Business’
February 16 2015 10:09 AM EST
British engineering firm Rolls-Royce Holdings says it didn’t bribe Brazilian executives to provide gas turbines to Petrobras offshore platforms.
Rail Cars On Fire After Crude Train Derails In Ontario, CN Says
February 15 2015 2:06 PM EST
A boom in oil shipments by rail and a spate of derailments across North America have put heightened focus on rail safety.
Shining A Light On Solar Thermal Power
February 14 2015 1:42 PM EST
The nation’s newest solar thermal power plant prepares to come on-line as support for the technology has waned.
Venezuela's Economy Goes From Bad To Worse In The Past Year
February 13 2015 1:51 PM EST
It's been a year since Venezuelans launched mass protests over crime and the economy. Things are even worse now.
UK-Based Engine Maker Rolls-Royce Warns About 2015 Profits
February 13 2015 12:09 PM EST
The world’s second-largest maker of aircraft engines is being hit hard by a decline in its marine offshore business.
Apple, Google Deals Show Power Of Renewable Sector
February 12 2015 3:40 PM EST
The California tech giants this week announced separate clean-energy projects, in a sign that wind and solar power are getting cheaper.