The dominant narrative from energy executives at the IHS CERAWeek conference this week has been the story of costs. Energy sector executives have portrayed their industry as one that’s on an unsustainable course, due to rising upstream costs in recent years. More »
Investing in technologies that improve initial production rates and the ultimate amount of oil that can be extracted from shale reservoirs can improve oil companies’ haul in the face of rising costs, one energy executive said. More »
Federal regulators offered more details on testing requirements for oil transported by rail on Thursday and warned companies against skirting the rules after a spate of explosions caused by crude train derailments in the U.S. and Canada. More »
The energy industry must continue to manage rogue natural gas emissions that release methane into the atmosphere in order to maximize the fuel’s potential as a sustainable source of energy, the head of the Environmental Defense Fund said Wednesday. More »
Siemens AG CEO Joe Kaeser suggested Wednesday that the global engineering corporation will bring more operations to the United States amid the nation’s energy boom, because “I want to build this company to last.” More »
David Goldwyn, former special envoy for international energy affairs at the U.S. State Department, details why — despite being far from finished — signs are positive for Mexico’s new energy policy. More »
Chevron Corp. won a U.S. judge’s ruling that a multibillion-dollar pollution judgment issued in Ecuador was procured by fraud, making it less likely that plaintiffs will collect the $9.5 billion award. More »
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