Big Oil Ramps Up Its Fight Against Nuclear Power

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil and barrels. poured oil on the money dollar currency. bargaining. Exchange. oil business. Profit growth rates, profit from sales of petroleum products. (Shutterstock/gerasimov_foto_174)

A ‘disingenuous campaign against state zero emission credits for nuclear energy’

Saudi Arabia 'On The Ropes' Thanks To Iran And US Fracking

Energy | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

Saudi Arabia and Iran are sliding towards war over oil markets

Report: Students Bear The Brunt When Universities Ditch Oil And Gas

Energy | Chris White
Environmentalists hold a banner which reads, 'Standing and Determined for the Climate" (Rear) at a protest demonstration near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, as the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) continues near the French capital in Le Bourget, December 12, 2015. REUTERS/Mal Langsdon

‘These very significant costs’

Youngsters Suing US Over Climate Change Want Exxon's Private Emails

Energy | Chris White
Chairman and chief executive officer Rex W. Tillerson speaks at a news conference following the Exxon Mobil Corporation Shareholders Meeting in Dallas, Texas, May 28, 2008. (REUTERS/Mike Stone/File Photo)

‘Information through Wayne Tracker emails … helps our case’

US Will Likely Export More Oil Than Some OPEC Countries Produce This Year

Business | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

‘A revolutionary change’

A Wave Of New Fracking Is About To Hit Appalachia

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

‘The energy renaissance that’s transforming our nation’

Open For Business: These Could Be The Five Newest Drilling Areas Under A President Trump

Energy | Andrew Follett
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Going from ‘an administration that’s hostile to oil and natural gas development to one that’s not’

Yet Another Report Says Fracking Doesn't Contaminate Water

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

Did not find evidence of ‘systemic impacts on drinking water resources in the United States’

China Relies On A Lot Of Imported Foreign Oil -- Unlike The US

Energy | Andrew Follett
A boy who is waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing May 4, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR31L6F

America had been the world’s top oil importer since the mid-1980s

Oil Industry To Obama: We've Done Way More To Slash CO2 Emissions Than You

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil and gas well in rural countryside with poppy field (Shutterstock/Calin Tatu)

‘We are second to none in reducing carbon dioxide emissions’

Study: Fed Supported Biofuels Actually INCREASE CO2 Emissions

Energy | Andrew Follett
A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10% ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario, April 11, 2008. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

‘It turns out that biofuels are worse [for the planet] than gasoline’

America Is 'Tantalizingly Close' To Energy Independence, Analysts Say

Energy | Andrew Follett
An oil tanker sits anchored off the Fos-Lavera oil hub near Marseille, France, in this October 15, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier/Files

Import just 11 percent of its daily oil needs by 2020

America Sells 5 Times More Oil To The World Than 20 Years Ago

Energy | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

Creating up to 1.48 million jobs

Oil Industry Suing EPA For Breaking Their Own Rules

Energy | Andrew Follett
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‘EPA did not adhere to the statutory requirements’

Poll: 77 Percent Of Voters Agree With Trump's Energy Position

Energy | Andrew Follett
Donald Trump speaks during introduction Governor Mike Pence as running for vice president at Hilton hotel Midtown Manhattan (Shutterstock/Lev Radin )

‘This will produce more than 20 trillion dollars in job creating economic activity’

Leaky Underwater Oil Well Bolts Could Result In Giant Spill, Analysts Say

Energy | Chris White
A worker at an oil field owned by Bashneft, Bashkortostan, Russia, in this January 28, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/Files

‘Very critical safety issue’

Exxon Pushes Carbon Tax Amid Pressure From Anti-Oil Crusaders

Energy | Chris White
Meg Bell (R) holds a banner during a protest before the start of the Exxon Mobil Corporation Shareholders Meeting in Dallas, Texas, May 28, 2008. REUTERS/Mike Stone

‘In just the last six months, there’s been an uptick in how they are asserting themselves’

New SEC Rules Make Energy Companies Disclose All Payments To Govts

Energy | Kevin Daley
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) logo hangs on a wall at the SEC headquarters in Washington, in this June 24, 2011, file photo. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Files

New rule similar to requirement struck down by federal judge

Chart: EPA's Own Data Blows Away Claims That Natural Gas Causes Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

“The transition from coal to natural gas for electricity generation has probably been the single largest contributor to the … largely unexpected decline in U.S. CO2 emissions”

US Oil Production Soaring Above Saudi Arabia And Russia

Energy | Andrew Follett
A drill rig abuts farmland on the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota, November 1, 2014. The Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, home to the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation, was once primarily agricultural but now produces nearly a third of North Dakota's oil. The election for a new tribal chairman, in which both candidates have positioned themselves as reformers, may change the oil industry's relationship with the reservation. Photo taken November 1, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

US oil imports are at their lowest level since 1985.