Workers at the Port of Houston Authority’s Jacinto Port terminal were told to shelter in place after a bulldozer at a nearby construction site hit a gas line about 9:15 a.m. Thursday, a port spokeswoman said. More »
A Texas company said Wednesday it is planning to revive production in a 45-year-old southeastern Montana oil field by pumping carbon dioxide deep underground to free up an estimated 30 million barrels of trapped crude. More »
BP Plc (BP/)’s push into Namibian oil makes it the only major producer expanding in the West African nation, where commercial crude deposits have never been found and the sole gas field has sat idle since its discovery in 1974. More »
Oil & Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC), India’s biggest energy explorer, will soon study investing in ConocoPhillips’s U.S. shale-gas assets and expects to strike a substantial deal, Chairman Sudhir Vasudeva said. More »
Devon Energy Corp. (DVN), the third- largest U.S. independent oil and natural-gas producer, raised planned exploration and production spending 18 percent to as much as $6.5 billion this year, including projects in which it may sell a stake. More »
With gasoline around $4 in much of the nation, fuel economy has never been more important to pickup truck buyers. That’s why engineers who worked on revamping Chrysler’s Ram put it at the forefront of their work. More »
Opponents of an Oklahoma company’s plans to build an oil waste facility near the southwest North Dakota town of Belfield have submitted petitions asking Stark County officials to reconsider approval. More »
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