Category: Natural gas

Oil gains on positive labor report

Natural gas prices were volatile again,  More »

Oil gains; natural gas soars, then falls back

Natural gas rocketed to a four-year high before plunging back near $5 per 1,000 cubic feet  More »

Former Interior chief to open NAPE with insights on fracking

Salazar is set to speak at the North American Prospect Expo, a conference marked by a frenzy of wheeling and dealing, as landowners from around the globe look to make deals with oil, gas and pipeline companies.  More »

Oil price rises as U.S. stocks stabilize

Benchmark U.S. crude for March delivery was up 76 cents to close at $97.19 a barrel.  More »

Anadarko reports loss as it braces for environmental payment

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. reported a fourth-quarter loss of $770 million on Monday as it set aside funds to pay for environmental and health claims.  More »

What The Energy Industry Can Learn From Lady Gaga

              I present this post in all seriousness (with my poker face, if you will) – for the energy industry has a lot in common with – and some lessons to learn from – Lady Gaga. Forthwith we look at how Lady Gaga uses certain traits to her advantage…and […]  More »

Proposed pipeline biggest in company history

The company says its proposed $650 million pipeline to move natural gas from western North Dakota’s booming oil patch is the biggest and most expensive project in its history.  More »

Gas no longer escaping from rig off La. coast

The operator and federal regulators say the flow of natural gas, water and sand has been stopped at a drilling rig off Louisiana’s coast.  More »

Pump prices fell in January as drivers stayed home

Benchmark crude oil for March delivery fell 74 cents to close at $97.49 a barrel.  More »

Crews lose control of gas rig off Louisiana coast

Officials say no injuries or pollution have been reported and efforts are underway to stop the flow of gas.  More »

Oil above $98 as economy shows strength

Natural gas prices fell sharply on forecasts for milder temperatures.  More »

Environmentalists cringe as Obama touts oil and gas

President Barack Obama celebrated “booming” U.S. oil and gas production during his fifth formal State of the Union address Tuesday night, delivering a blow to environmentalists worried the president isn’t doing enough to combat climate change.  More »

Obama’s natural gas boost wins applause, jeers on social media

Natural gas was the clear winner in President Barack Obama’s fifth State of the Union address, delivered Tuesday evening. Both environmentalists and boosters of the oil and gas industry took to Twitter to giver their takes  More »

Natural gas prices rise amid cold weather

U.S. natural gas prices surpassed $5 per million British units in afternoon trading Tuesday, days after they broke that mark for the first time since 2010, as cold weather kept demand for heating and electricity high.  More »

Oil falls below $96 as parts of U.S. set to thaw out

The price of oil inched up to around $97 a barrel Monday but gains were tempered by the prospect of a further reduction in U.S. central bank stimulus and stock market headwinds.  More »