Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4), Brazil’s state-run oil producer, reported a seep in its Roncador project near the Chevron Corp. (CVX) field where 3,000 barrels leaked into the Atlantic Ocean in November. More »
Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK), the second- largest U.S. natural-gas producer, announced $2.6 billion in asset sales that will cut debt and fund drilling after slumping gas prices eroded cash flow. More »
Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4), Brazil’s state-controlled oil company, discovered “good quality” oil at its third well at the Iara field in deep waters of the Atlantic Ocean near the country’s biggest deposits. More »
Japan’s government approved new safety measures for nuclear reactors, taking a step toward restarting the first atomic plant since the Fukushima disaster and to avert electricity shortages this summer that could set back the country’s economic recovery. More »
A majority of Americans support a range of energy and environmental policies from more oil drilling to federal funding for renewables to regulations that curb pollution, albeit with significant partisan differences, according to a new Gallup poll. More »
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