Wells Fargo analysts are pointing to a boom year for the sector, with sizeable subsea equipment awards, progress on subsea processing technology and larger margins for subsea service and equipment providers. More »
Battle lines are being drawn over whether Ohio should scrap its renewable energy standard, which requires power companies to generate a portion of their electricity from renewable sources such as solar and wind. More »
China Petroleum & Chemical Corp., Asia’s biggest refiner, joined PetroChina Co. in posting lower 2012 profits, as the nation’s largest energy companies look to overseas growth to counter the impact of price controls at home. More »
Halliburton heightened the “severity of its misconduct” when it failed to turn over for nearly three years cement samples that may have been used with the undersea well that blew out in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, the states of Alabama and Louisiana said in a court filing Saturday. More »
National Oilwell Varco CEO Pete Miller, recently was named 2012 CEO of the Year by Morningstar, talks to FuelFix about the company’s success and why he believes China will switch from coal to natural gas sooner than most people think. More »
Yoko Ono’s celebrity crusade against natural gas production, Artists Against Fracking, releases its latest salvo in its fight against hydraulic fracturing — a music video set partly to the tune of Bob Dylan’s “The Times They Are a-Changin’”. More »
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