According to the U.S. Geological Survey, Oklahoma this year has already had more than 90 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater, which is generally when most people start to feel them.
President Obama is scheduled to lay out his vision for what the US must do to “lay out my vision for where I believe we need to go: a national plan to reduce carbon pollution, prepare our country for the impacts of climate change, and lead global efforts to fight it,” The steps that he […]
Significant restrictions would impede advances, such as voice-activated services, that promise to make search more useful, the US group has said
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to consider a case in which the state of Texas and other parties are challenging an Obama administration rule on power plant pollution that crosses state lines.
Black market in counterfeit foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals and machine parts doubled to a value of about €2bn in the early years of the recession
When President Barack Obama unveils his broad plan for combating climate change on Tuesday, he is expected to tout new rules to clamp down on greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants.
Fitch says the nascent housing recovery could be held back by a lack of building workers who left the industry during the recession
Anadarko has hoisted a red oak tree atop the 31-story tower that will be the hallmark of its heaquarters in The Woodlands, in a “topping out” ceremony signaling the building has reached its final height.
Upscale US department store is to go public again after it was acquired for $5.1bn in 2005 by private equity groups TPG Capital and Warburg Pincus
A Duke University study released Monday found high levels of methane pollution in some Pennsylvania water wells within a half-mile from drilling, while another from the U.S. Geological Survey found some serious methane pollution occurring naturally, far from drilling.
The court has six cases remaining – including high-profile cases concerning same-sex marriage and voter discrimination – to decide in this term
Hercules Offshore has moved closer to full ownership of Discovery Offshore, a Luxembourg-based company that owns two high specification harsh environment jack-up drilling rigs.
Peak demand for electricity in Texas is cutting the amount of reserve power available to the grid operator for most of the state.