Trump To Propose Opening Nearly All US Waters To Oil And Gas Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
The Shell Oil Company's drilling rig Polar Pioneer is shown in Seattle, Washington

The largest number of lease sales ever proposed

Trump Offers The Biggest Sale Of Offshore Drilling Rights In US History

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Offshore oil platform is seen in Huntington Beach

‘Spur local and regional economic dynamism’

Here's A Breakdown Of Harvey's Impacts On American Energy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Residents wade through flood waters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Beaumont Place, Houston

How will this make effect gas prices?

Bacteria Are Eating Most Of The 2010 BP Oil Spill

Energy | Andrew Follett
Focused senior life science professional pipetting solution into the pettri dish. Lens focus on the researcher. (Shutterstock/Matej Kastelic)

Bacteria to the rescue

Trump Will Overturn Obama's 'Permanent' Arctic Drilling Ban

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with youth leaders at the Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago to discuss strategies for community organization and civic engagement in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., April 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski

‘We don’t pick winners and losers’

Trump Implements Obama's Offshore Drilling Plan -- Will He Change Anything?

Energy | Michael Bastasch
File of an oil and gas drilling platform stands offshore as waves churned from Tropical Storm Karen come ashore in Dauphin Island, Alabama

‘A pillar of President Trump’s plan’

Climate Chaos? Gulf Of Mexico Sees Longest Stretch With No Hurricanes

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Hurricane Joaquin is seen approaching the Bahamas in this NOAA GOES East satellite image

‘Wow, that is a pretty long time’

Microbes That Saved The Gulf Of Mexico From Oil Spill Are Now Apparently Bad For The Environment

Energy | Andrew Follett
Fire boat response crews battle the blazing remnants of the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon, off Louisiana, in this April 21, 2010 file handout image. The trial to decide who should pay for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill has been delayed by a week, to allow BP Plc to try to cut a deal with tens of thousands of businesses and individuals affected by the disaster. Less than 24 hours before the case was set to start in a New Orleans federal court, U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier pushed back the date to March 5, 2012 from February 27, 2012. REUTERS/U.S. Coast Guard/Files/Handout

‘You can’t look at an image like that and not question whether or not they are impacting the environment in some way’

Five Years Later, Wind Turbines Kill More Birds Than BP Oil Spill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch

It’s not even close …

Shark Week? Nope, Not After This Grouper Swallows One Whole

Entertainment | Kaitlan Collins

You’ll never swim again

Scientists Identify Strange Underwater Creature

Video | Julia Dent
It just looks like a mushy blob

Gulf coast oil platforms and rigs being evacuated - TheDCNF

Energy | Michael Bastasch

Issac is expected to hit Louisiana as a Category 2 hurricane

As offshore oil lags, so does the economy

Opinion | David Holt

The Obama administration is hurting the economy by holding back the oil industry.

Russian oil rig sinking casts doubt on Arctic plan - AP

Business | admin

Only four months ago, Gazprom sent Russia’s first oil platform to the environmentally sensitive region

BP cited for 5 more alleged violations - AP

Business | admin

Regulators in October cited BP PLC for seven violations and contractors Transocean Ltd. and Halliburton

Caught with their BPants down? Oil found near site of Horizon spill - TheDC

US | Steven Nelson

Reporters load into boat, observe ‘blobs of oil rise to the surface and bloom into iridescent yellow patches’

BP probes Gulf sheen, denies being source - AP

Business | Kells Hetherington

A new oil sheen has been spotted in the Gulf of Mexico, although energy company BP said Thursday the discovery had nothing to do with its operations and was far from the site of its disaster-hit Macondo well

BOEMRE official lashes out at 'sniping' over oil drilling permit delays - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

‘What was destructive, corrosive and not done in good faith was the sniping from certain public officials’

Poll: Majority of Americans support increased offshore drilling - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

One year after a BP well gushed oil into the Gulf of Mexico, Americans want more offshore drilling

Obama to lay out energy security plan - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

President Obama will give a speech at Georgetown University, Wednesday, and lay out four-state plan