The committee that negotiated a proposed settlement of thousands of claims arising from the 2010 oil spill are explaining it to other plaintiff lawyers this week at presentations in Houston and elsewhere along the Gulf Coast. More »
Exxon Mobil Corp., Total SA, and Melrose Resources Plc are competing for a permit to explore for natural gas in the deep waters of the Black Sea off the Bulgarian coast as the country seeks to boost local output to one third of consumption. More »
OAO Rosneft, Russia’s biggest oil producer, plans to more than double planned dividends, boosting the payout to 25 percent of last year’s profit, following an order from President Vladimir Putin. More »
If the Ohi nuclear reactors plunged into a Fukushima-style meltdown, the only route for escaping or for sending help would be a winding, cliff-hugging road often closed by snow in winter or clogged by beachgoers in summer. More »
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