DCP Midstream Partners reported $35 million in earnings for second quarter 2012, a 36 percent decrease from its second quarter 2011earnings of $55 million, the company reported on Tuesday evening. More »
A report by The Dallas Morning News examines holes in the recently enacted fracking disclosure law that allows companies to avoid detailing the amount of chemicals used, incidental chemicals or trade secrets. More »
Investigators were looking at how a small, seemingly insignificant leak at one of the country’s biggest oil refineries quickly unraveled into an intense fire that sent acrid black smoke into the sky and hundreds of people to hospitals with health complaints. More »
Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK), the second- largest U.S. natural-gas producer, soared after reporting the highest quarterly profit in company history and boosting its asset-sales target to avoid a funding shortfall. More »
Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his cabinet are wrestling with how to handle the proposed takeover of Calgary-based Nexen Inc. (NXY) by China’s Cnooc Ltd. (883) as some investors anticipate Canada will block the bid. More »
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC), the second- largest U.S. independent oil and natural-gas producer by market value, solicited bids for some of its assets, including coalbed- methane properties in Wyoming and certain midstream holdings. More »
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