Planet's Ozone Layer Is Recovering, UN Report Says
September 11 2014 2:25 AM
A study published by environmental regulators has said that the ozone layer around the Earth is recovering.
Residents Near Fracking Claim More Health Problems, Study Says
September 10 2014 6:12 PM
The National Institutes of Health study is the largest independent review of fracking's impacts on nearby residents.
Citgo, Venezuela's US Oil Subsidiary, Up For Sale
September 10 2014 10:31 AM
Cash-strapped Venezuela is seeking out a buyer for its U.S. oil subsidiary in a deal that could be worth as much as $10 billion.
US Oil Output To Hit 45-Year High
September 10 2014 9:51 AM
Federal energy forecasters say the surge will lower gasoline prices and reduce U.S. fuel imports.
Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Gives Final Safety Nod To Two Reactors
September 10 2014 2:17 AM
The move is a major breakthrough for Japan, which has been relying on fuel and coal imports for power for almost a year now.
Lake Baikal Turning Into A Swamp, Ecologists Warn
September 09 2014 4:53 AM
The dumping of liquid waste and pollutants into the world's largest freshwater lake has been identified as the root cause of the problem.
Sharp's Solar Sale A Sign of Company's Financial Woes
September 08 2014 5:48 PM
Analysts say talk of Sharp selling its Recurrent Energy subsidiary come amid record-breaking growth in the U.S. solar sector.
Japan's Sharp Considers Selling US-Based Solar Subsidiary
September 08 2014 10:35 AM
The Japanese electronics firm already stopped its U.S. and U.K. solar panel production lines earlier this year.
UK Lawyers Back BP In Deepwater Horizon Court Cases
September 08 2014 10:32 AM
British lawyers urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review its finding that BP has to keep compensating companies for oil spill damage.
400,000 Homes Lose Power As Storms Lash Michigan
September 06 2014 6:49 AM
Major energy companies in the storm-hit state said that tens of thousands of its customers have been left without electricity.
'Business As Usual'
September 05 2014 7:24 PM
BP's technology chief told Bloomberg Television that the Thursday ruling won't hamper its investment in deepwater drilling.
Keystone XL Fight Plays Out In Nebraska Courtroom
September 05 2014 12:01 PM
Nebraska lawyers are challenging a February ruling that invalidated the Keystone XL's proposed 300-mile route through the state.
Clinton Wants To Turn US Into A 'Clean Energy Superpower'
September 05 2014 10:38 AM
Though she didn't offer specifics, the prospective presidential candidate called on businesses and politicians to confront climate change.
Clinton, Christie Vie For Energy Industry Favor
September 04 2014 2:48 PM
Clinton is addressing "clean energy" leaders Thursday, while Christie appealed to oil and gas players in a Wednesday speech.
Shell Discoveries In Pennsylvania Could Spur New Shale Boom
September 04 2014 11:48 AM
Royal Dutch Shell is among the first companies to try to tap the Utica shale formation in northeastern Pennsylvania.
BP’s Conduct Found 'Reckless' By Judge
September 04 2014 11:21 AM
Billions in claims are now at stake after a U.S. judge ruled Thursday that BP acted with gross negligence in 2010's Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
African Oil 'Developing At An Incredible Pace'
September 04 2014 10:57 AM
Major gas finds in Mozambique and Tanzania in particular could spur an East African boom, if countries can overcome production challenges.
Duke Energy To Help Build $5B Shale Gas Pipeline
September 03 2014 12:17 PM
The North Carolina-based utility will own 40 percent of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, which will cut through the Marcellus and Utica shale gas basins.
Chevron Sells Off Renewable Energy Division
September 03 2014 10:54 AM
The sale of Chevron Energy Solutions follows a series of similar moves by oil giants Shell and BP in recent years. Is renewable energy bad business for big oil?
EU Energy Chief Not Ruling Out 'Worst-Case Scenarios' This Winter
September 03 2014 10:49 AM
European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger spoke to fears that Russia could cut off Europe's natural gas supplies in the winter.