The average pay for North American oil and gas professionals dropped last year to $92,160, according to Rigzone. Their pay was $94,722 in 2012. Globally, average compensation fell 2 percent to $95,820 last year. “While pay is leveling off, it’s worth noting that oil and gas workers in North America at current rates are earning […]
U.S. authorities asked a federal judge Thursday to streamline the “penalty phase” of the BP oil spill trial by ordering that the 2010 disaster caused serious harm to the environment, residents and businesses around the Gulf of Mexico.
A Nebraska judge’s decision throwing out the Keystone XL pipeline route in the state may push President Barack Obama’s final decision on the contested project until after the midterm congressional elections.
Brazil could have more than 20,000 megawatts of wind power capacity in less than 10 years, according to a recent report by Navigant Research. That’s a dramatic increase from the roughly 3,000 megawatts of current wind generation capacity in the Latin American country.
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