Danish rig contractor Maersk Drilling is turning to GE engineers in Houston to build a new generation of deep-water blowout preventers designed to handle the highest reservoir pressures the industry has ever tackled. More »
Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas has completed the $3.1 billion sale of its Eagle Ford Shale assets to a subsidiary of Encana Corp. Check out the eight other deals that have carried the biggest price tags in South Texas history. More »
The Obama administration has cleared the way for two energy companies to sell an ultra-light variety of crude overseas after minimally processing it, a decision that tests the limits of a long-standing ban on exporting U.S. crude. More »
SunPower Corp., the second-largest U.S. solar manufacturer, is offering energy-storage systems to California homeowners that will power houses at night with electricity generated from sunlight during the day. More »
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