The Central Bank last year reported nearly $50 billion worth of oil sold by the state oil corporation had not been paid to the government. More »
An account used for the cleanup of contaminated sites, non-emergency spill response and other activities soon will not have enough money to keep up with costs, the director of the state’s Division of Spill Prevention and Response told lawmakers Thursday. More »
Oil prices fell Friday as fresh U.S. economic data and higher-than-expected crude supplies pointed to weak demand. More »
A windy stretch of the Mojave Desert once roamed by tortoises and coyotes has been transformed by hundreds of thousands of mirrors into the largest solar power plant of its type in the world, a milestone for a growing industry. More »
Natural gas futures jumped 40 cents, or 8 percent, to $5.22 per 1,000 cubic feet. More »
A Duke spokesman confirmed the nation’s largest electricity provider received a subpoena.
The medical settlement is separate from a larger economic damages settlement, which remains the subject of an appeal.
State environmental officials and expert firefighters brought in by Chevron monitored a burning Marcellus Shale natural gas well, where a worker employed by Houston-based Cameron International was missing. More »
However, the amount of energy they got out of their experimental apparatus was minuscule compared to what they put into it.
Benchmark U.S. crude for March delivery rose 43 cents to $100.37 a barrel. More »
State environmental officials and expert firefighters brought in by Chevron have been continuing to monitor a burning Marcellus Shale natural gas well in Pennsylvania. One worker still is unaccounted for. More »
Firefighters in Connecticut are responding to a blaze at a power plant where an explosion in 2010 killed six people and injured several dozen others. More »