Cheap Crude Threatens US Oil States
December 15 2014 10:31 AM
Texas, Oklahoma and Alaska are among oil states already seeing signs of slow growth in 2015.
Iran Hackers May Target US Energy, Defense Firms, FBI Warns
December 12 2014 11:56 PM
FBI has warned US businesses to be on the alert for a sophisticated Iranian hacking operation, according to a confidential agency document.
Oil Sinks Below $63 To Lowest In Over 5 Years On Glut, Weak Demand
December 12 2014 6:20 AM
Brent is down roughly 9 percent this week, some 45 percent below its June peak above $115 per barrel.
Keystone XL Opponents Inspire Fights Against More Pipelines
December 10 2014 12:27 PM
National environmentalist groups have joined forces with local opponents to delay the construction of thousands of miles in new pipelines, the Wall Street Journal found.
BP To Spend $1B On Restructuring
December 10 2014 5:21 AM
Oil major BP will also review its capital expenditure plans for 2015, in light of the current outlook for oil prices.
Solar Developers Are On A Building Spree
December 09 2014 3:03 PM
In Q3 2014, the U.S. installed 1,354 megawatts of solar photovoltaics, and installations are expected to jump even higher in coming quarters.
Keystone XL Could Have 'Disastrous' Climate Effects: Obama
December 09 2014 10:48 AM
In a Monday interview, the president said the benefits of the controversial project must be weighed against its effect on global warming.
Chevron And India's ONGC Videsh Join New Zealand Oil, Gas Search
December 09 2014 3:48 AM
Chevron is partnering with Norway's Statoil to explore three prospects off the lightly explored south-east coast of the North Island.
Brent Hits Five-Year Low On Oversupply Worries
December 09 2014 1:25 AM
Brent crude for January delivery hit an intraday low of $65.33 on Tuesday, its lowest since September 2009.
Cheap Oil Trims US Trade Deficit
December 05 2014 11:42 AM
Federal trade officials on Friday said imports of crude oil dropped 0.6 percent in October, helping to ease America's trade imbalance.
NextEra Buys Hawaii Utility In $4.3B Deal
December 04 2014 11:49 AM
Florida-based NextEra says its strategy to build out solar and wind power across Hawaii could inspire other states to follow suit.
EPA's Landmark Power Plant Proposal Draws 2M Comments
December 03 2014 12:17 PM
The U.S. EPA says it is on track to finalize the rule before Obama leaves office in 2016.
Accident At Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plant: Prime Minister
December 03 2014 6:30 AM
The accident, in Ukraine's largest nuclear power plant, could reportedly aggravate the power crisis in the country.
Power Outage Leaves Detroit In The Dark
December 02 2014 12:23 PM
All public buildings in downtown Detroit are without power, forcing early school dismissals and postponement of a criminal trial.
Baghdad, Kurds Finalize Oil Export Deal
December 02 2014 12:11 PM
Pressure from Turkey and the threat of the Islamic State group helped bring the two parties together.
Iraqi, Kurdish Leaders Meet Over Oil Payment Dispute
December 01 2014 1:13 PM
There is serious money at stake: Up to 400,000 barrels of Iraqi oil remains off the market until the issue is solved.
Beyond The Mexican Cartels
December 01 2014 8:35 AM
Two years into Peña Nieto's term, the president's reform drive has morphed into disillusionment and protests. Investors are watching warily.
Ukraine Gets $187M Loan From EU To Upgrade Gas Pipelines
December 01 2014 7:45 AM
The pipeline can currently supply 142.5 billion cubic meters of gas to Europe every year.
Crude Oil Does The Limbo: How Low Can It Go?
November 30 2014 9:14 AM
Crude oil’s price per barrel breathtakingly plunged to $66.15 Friday from $107.95 June 20, a dizzying drop of -$41.80, or -38.72 percent.
Oil Prices Sink As OPEC Maintains Production Levels
November 28 2014 11:56 AM
Prices at the pump are expected to remain low as OPEC maintains its current level of production.