Siemens To Buy Dresser-Rand For $7.6B
September 22 2014 12:03 AM
The German industrial conglomerate had long coveted Dresser-Rand, which would help it grow its oil and gas business.
Diverse Coalition Demands Action On Climate Change
September 21 2014 6:02 PM
The People's Climate March included scientists, students, religious representatives, farmers, musicians, politicians and celebrities.
Is Exxon Still Drilling In Russia? It Depends Who You Talk To
September 19 2014 12:51 PM
Russia is denying reports that Exxon is pulling out of a massive drilling operation there in the face of sanctions.
Nepal Approves $1.4B Hydroelectric Plant Project
September 19 2014 4:52 AM
Officials said GMR and another Indian firm, Satluj Vidyut Nigam, plan to construct other hydroelectric plants in Nepal.
Keystone XL Costs Could Double, Says TransCanada
September 18 2014 4:48 PM
The $5.4 billion project could rise "to a 10 number," TransCanada chief executive Russ Girling told the Wall Street Journal.
Obama Delays Signature Power Plant Rule
September 17 2014 11:02 AM
The EPA extended the rule's public comment period until December amid complaints that state agencies need more time for review.
South Dakota's Portion Of Keystone XL Has Doubled In Cost
September 16 2014 8:41 AM
The revised cost estimate for South Dakota's portion, after four years of waiting for federal approval, is nearly $2 billion.
New Sanctions Will Stem Flow Of Big Foreign Oil Projects In Russia
September 14 2014 9:27 AM
“There is no contract sanctity,” a U.S. official said. Accordingly, companies will have 14 days to wind down activities.
Why Is Demand For Oil So Low? IEA Cuts Forecast
September 12 2014 9:05 AM
Paris-based International Energy Agency called the recent oil demand slowdown "nothing short of remarkable."
ISIS Grip On Iraqi Oil Slips
September 11 2014 5:49 PM
U.S. airstrikes have forced the Islamic State to cede control of some Iraqi oil wells and refineries.
Poles Say Russia Curbs Gas Flows Over Ukraine Crisis
September 11 2014 1:13 PM
Warsaw said the volume of gas from Russia dropped by 45 percent, though Russia's Gazprom denied it had cut supplies.
New Russian Sanctions Threaten Exxon, BP Oil Ties
September 11 2014 10:07 AM
If enacted, the sanctions would bar Western oil and gas firms from working with Russia in the Arctic, deep seas or shale formations.
Iran Tells West To Abandon 'Illogical Demands'
September 11 2014 9:05 AM
Iran has so far managed to win some concessions from Western nations by promising to scale back its nuclear program.
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.