Natural gas prices stay at 10-year low

Natural gas prices have been falling since last June.  More »

DCP Midstream buys 10 percent of Texas Express

Gas company DCP Midstream Partners LP has purchased a 10 percent stake in the Texas Express Pipeline joint venture from Enterprise Products Partners LP for approximately $85 million.  More »

Iraq suggest Exxon deals with Kurds could stand

Iraq’s top energy official says the country may be open to letting Exxon Mobil keep some of its disputed oil deals in the self-ruled Kurdish region if they and similar contracts meet Baghdad’s approval.  More »

Docs say drilling law hurts health

Public health advocates and doctors on the front lines of Pennsylvania’s natural gas-drilling boom are attacking the state’s new Marcellus Shale law, likening one of its provisions to a gag order and complaining that vital research money into health effects was stripped at the last minute.  More »

Shell shares fall after Gulf oil sheen spotted

Shares in Royal Dutch Shell PLC have fallen more than 4 percent in European trading after the company said a “light sheen” of oil had been seen in the general area of two of its production facilities.  More »

BP chief faces pay protest at annual meeting

The chief executive of oil company BP faces protests over his pay package at the company’s annual meeting.  More »

Coast Guard tests oil spill response plans

The Coast Guard is practicing its response to a future oil spill off the Florida Keys.  More »

Oil rises above $103 ahead of Iran nuclear talks

Oil prices rose above $103 a barrel Thursday in Asia as traders looked to negotiations this weekend over Iran’s nuclear program.  More »

Government agrees to share Gulf oil spill documents

The government estimates 4.9 million barrels of oil spewed from the well, but the company says the government’s earlier estimates may have been lower.  More »

Natural gas settles below $2 for first time in decade

Natural gas prices fall to $2 for first time in decade.  More »

Bakken oil pipeline would pass through MT, WY, CO

A proposed oil pipeline from North Dakota would pass near the eastern borders of Wyoming and Montana and through eastern Colorado on its way to Oklahoma.  More »

Court hearing to discuss oil spill subpoenas

Prosecutors and the owner of the rig that exploded and led to the massive 2010 Gulf oil spill were to argue in court over whether the company should honor subpoenas from a federal board investigating the accident.  More »