If the State Department determines Keystone XL is in the national interest, it will unleash the “biggest burst of peaceful civil disobedience in modern history,” said Becky Bond, the political director of activist group CREDO.
It’s a traditional rite of spring, like cherry blossoms in Washington D.C. or dust storms in the Permian Basin. But this year’s gasoline price spike started early and appears to have ended early. More »
Oil field services firm Halliburton said Monday it has entered into settlement discussions to resolve a substantial portion of private claims related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The news came as Halliburton reported an $18 million loss in the first quarter.
Somalia plans to sign 30 oil and gas production-sharing contracts this year, starting with companies that operated in the country before its government was toppled more than two decades ago, an official said. More »
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