Oil Industry And Left-Wing Enviros Find Common Cause In A Carbon Tax

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Demonstrators gather for People's Climate March in Washington

Well, this is interesting…

'Consistency': Why World's Second-Largest Oil Company CEO Wants To Keep Obama's Climate Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO - A combination of file photos shows the logos of five of the largest publicly traded oil companies BP Chevron Exxon Mobil Royal Dutch Shell,and Total

‘One of the biggest concerns that I have’

OPEC's Attempts To Kill Fracking Made It 'Leaner And More Efficient,' Says Gov't

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)

U.S. fracking has ‘improved in leaps and bounds’

Saudis & Fracking Both Claim They Now Control World's Oil Supply

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)

Would-be energy hegemons: OPEC, or the US?

Three Member Countries Bail On OPEC's Plan To Raise Oil Prices

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil pumps on dollar banknotes. Oil rig cash money Conceptual 3D illustration. (Shutterstock/AKOBCHUK VASYL)

They simply can’t sustain cheap oil prices

Niger Delta Avengers: Meet Nigeria's Anti-Oil Eco-Terrorists

Energy | Michael Bastasch
To match feature NIGERIA-OIL

‘I would not call them as bad as Boko Haram’

Chevron CEO: Global Warming Could Help Oil Companies

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Chevron Corp. CEO Watson speaks during the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris

‘I hope to gain market share in some areas’

Environmental Activists Cover Town With 2,300 Lbs Of Trash While Protesting Pollution

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Heap of rubbish on grass in sunny park, plastic and glass bottles, bottle caps and paper, concept of environmental protection, littering of environment. Credit: ratmaner/Shuttershock

‘But what they’re doing is causing a lot of problems’

Italian Officials Raid Royal Dutch Shell's HQ Over Oil Deal Gone Bad

Energy | Chris White
Filled oil drums are seen at Royal Dutch Shell Plc's lubricants blending plant in the town of Torzhok, north-west of Tver, in this November 7, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin/Files

‘Always denied knowledge of the corruption at the heart of this deal’

Obama Flip-Flops On Drilling In The Atlantic

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama participates in an onstage interview at the South by Southwest Interactive in Austin

‘The administration has failed to present a serious offshore plan’

Lawmakers Demand Gov't Investigate Shell For Ignoring Global Warming

Energy | Chris White
Activists protest the Polar Pioneer, an oil rig leased by Royal Dutch Shell Plc that is bound for the Arctic, at a rally and march in Seattle, Washington, United States, in this file photo taken April 26, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Redmond/Files

‘We ask that the DOJ similarly investigate Shell for participating with ExxonMobil’s sustained deception on climate science’

The Top Five Energy Stories Of 2015

Opinion | David Holt
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

In all, American drivers saved about $540 in 2015 thanks to the year-round low gas prices.

Green Agenda Risks $2 Trillion Worth Of Energy Projects

Energy | Steve Birr
Oil refinery emissions at sunset by Mikael Miettinen on Flickr

‘It is the end of the road for expansion of the coal sector.’

Big New Oil Find In Gulf Of Mexico

Energy | Andrew Follett
China National Offshore Oil Corporation's (CNOOC) oil rig in China's Bohai Sea is seen in this October 21, 2003 file photo. Chinese oil firm CNOOC Ltd. considers its $18.5 billion offer for Unocal "fully negotiated," a person familiar with the situation said on Tuesday, as executives prepared for questioning before a U.S. Congressional panel on Friday. (CHINA OUT NTRES REUTERS/China Newsphoto/Files SUN/dh)

The new discovery is further evidence that the US oil boom isn’t likely to end.

BUSTED: Emails Show How Dems Plan To Investigate Oil Companies

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Exxon gas station is pictured in Arlington

‘It is clear that this effort is falling flat on its face’

Obama Regs Drive Another Oil Company Away From Arctic Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Activists protest the Shell Oil Company's drilling rig May 16, 2015. (Photo by Jason Redmond/Reuters)

‘This is a shame’

Portland Bans New Gas Stations In Name Of Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett

Activists say the intention is to signal that Portland is not open for fossil fuel business.

Cheap Oil And Environmentalists Halt Another Shell Oil Project

Business | Steve Birr
The Royal Dutch Shell platform Gannett Alpha has leaked 216 tons of oil in to the North Sea, the highest in a decade (REUTERS)

’18 future oil-sands announcements have been delayed this year.’

Obama Puts An End To Arctic Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Activists protest the Shell Oil Company's drilling rig May 16, 2015. (Photo by Jason Redmond/Reuters)

‘Our industry’s strong interest in developing our country’s vast offshore oil and natural gas resources in Alaska was undermined years ago’

How Cheap Oil Derailed Shell's Arctic Oil Exploration Effort

Business | Michael Bastasch

‘Shell says they didn’t find enough oil’