Look inside a walled-off fracking facility in Colorado, one of many sites that is making oil — and dollars — flow in the state. But the drilling has come much too fast — and too close — for several communities More »
A plan to build a huge new petrochemical plant in western Pennsylvania is making progress, Shell Oil Co. officials said Wednesday — but there’s still no guarantee the multi-billion dollar project will actually be constructed. More »
More concerns about that Russia’s response to the upheaval in the Ukraine cushioned the price drop. More »
Cleanup is scheduled to begin Tuesday at the site of a train derailment in northeastern Pennsylvania. More »
The decision not to submit the report could be another step toward bankruptcy.
The price of oil fell to near $103 a barrel Tuesday ahead of talks aimed at defusing tensions between the West and Russia over Ukraine. More »
The head of Russian gas giant Gazprom told a European energy leader Tuesday that it will continue to provide a reliable supply of natural gas to the European market, according to Reuters. More »
Opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast have stamped a massive message of resistance into a Nebraska field that is in the project’s path. More »
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp fashioned herself as an independent-minded candidate as she won an upset victory in 2012. And she has carried that ethos into her second year in office, emerging as perhaps the White House’s most consistent Democratic critic on energy policy. More »
Government regulators predict a surge in U.S. oil production will means a steep increase in the number of trains carrying it to California refineries. More »
Markets have been rattled by concern Western sanctions against Moscow might disrupt Russian exports of oil and gas.
The U.S. Department of Energy is soliciting for another round of research into methane hydrates, the potentially huge energy source of “frozen gas” that could step in for shortages of other fossil fuels. More »