25 years later, Exxon Valdez spill effects linger (photos)

Twenty five years after the Exxon Valdez spill, most of the species have recovered. But some wildlife, as well as the people who live in the region, are still struggling.  More »

North Dakota to pay for illegal oil waste cleanup

The building’s owner normally would have to pay for the cleanup but he was charged with felony larceny in an unrelated incident and hasn’t been located.  More »

Oil back below $100 on rising supply

Natural gas lost 12 cents to $4.37 per 1,000 cubic feet.  More »

JPMorgan selling physical commodities business

The deal would put the commodities business in the hands of Swiss company Mercuria Energy Group.  More »

Alaska Senate passes bill to advance gas project with split vote

The Alaska Senate on Tuesday passed legislation aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project, over nagging concerns about the role of TransCanada Corp.  More »

Oil gains most in 2 weeks on U.S. factory data

Benchmark U.S. crude for April delivery gained $1.62 to $99.70.  More »

Palestinians seek to drill for oil in West Bank

The project was among a series of initiatives drawn up by Mideast envoy Tony Blair.  More »

Russian gas exec defiant in face of sanctions

The chief executive of Russian oil giant Rosneft and a close ally of President Vladimir Putin has spoken defiantly of possible sanctions by Western powers against him, threatening to move business elsewhere.  More »

Oil leak found in southwest Ohio nature preserve

Fire officials say oil leaked into a southwest Ohio nature preserve from a crude oil pipeline.  More »

Federal grand jury looks into Duke Energy spill

A federal grand jury planned to convene Tuesday as part of a widening criminal investigation triggered by the massive Duke Energy coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of the Dan River with toxic sludge.  More »

Greenpeace activists occupy French nuclear plant

Police have surrounded a nuclear plant in eastern France after more than 60 Greenpeace activists occupied it Tuesday to protest the nation’s reliance on atomic power.  More »

Oil prices gain on US economic outlook

The price of oil edged up Tuesday as strong U.S. factory output boosted the outlook for the world’s biggest economy.  More »

Oil down after Crimea votes to split from Ukraine

Oil prices were slightly lower Monday after Crimea’s vote to split from Ukraine and join Russia.  More »

Ohio’s earthquake average since 2010 has risen

The rise coincides with an average increase in tremblors nationally and to an increase in oil-and-gas drilling and deep injection activity in eastern Ohio.  More »

Cleanup of soil from Exxon oil pipeline spill complete

The company has agreed to do weekly sheen monitoring and sheen removal in the cove and to do the same within 48 hours after rainfall.  More »