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Oil and Gas Coal and Consumable Fuels

  • Coal towns pin hopes on Trump

    CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports on coal country's new optimism under President Trump.

  • Robert Murray, President and CEO of Murray Energy Corporation

    Murray Energy CEO Robert Murray said there is no scientific analysis to back Obama-era initiatives to ease climate change. There is.

  • A tractor-trailer navigates mounds of coal after delivering a truckload of coal to Arch Coal Terminals in Catlettsburg, Kentucky.

    Jefferies says Arch Coal can generate enough cash in the next five years to equal nearly 70 percent of its current market value.

  • Robert Murray, Murray Energy Corporation founder, president & CEO, discusses President Trump's repeal of a coal mining rule from the Obama administration.

  • Executive Edge: Trump's promise to coal country

    CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports from Ohio about the Trump administration's pledges to the coal mining industry.

  • Whitehaven Coal CEO on cost pressures

    Paul Flynn, MD and CEO of Whitehaven Coal, talks about the company's strong results, due largely to the surge in coal prices.

  • Trump repeals 'wasteful regulation' against coal industry

    President Trump speaks after stripping back an environmental rule against coal country that prevented waste from being dumped into streams.

  • The stacks from the Gavin coal burning power plant tower in Cheshire, Ohio.

    The Stream Protection Rule would have cost an average 260 jobs a year and created 250 positions annually, a government report said.

  • The stacks from the Gavin coal burning power plant tower in Cheshire, Ohio.

    President Trump signs a bill repealing an environmental regulation on coal country. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the details.

  • CALGARY, Alberta, Feb 16- Canadian oil and gas producer Cenovus Energy Inc said on Thursday it is doing engineering and design work at two of its deferred oil sands projects in northern Alberta and it could potentially reactivate them in 2018 and 2019, respectively. The two projects, Foster Lake phase H and Narrows Lake phase A, would add up to 75,000 barrels per day...

  • Feb 16- TransCanada Corp, Canada's No. 2 pipeline operator, filed an application with Nebraska authorities to route its Keystone XL pipeline through the state, after U.S. The 1,179- mile Keystone XL is meant to ship 830,000 barrels per day of mainly oil sands crude from Alberta to Nebraska and on to the U.S. Gulf Coast. The line's route through Nebraska has been the...

  • Feb 16- TransCanada Corp, Canada's No. 2 pipeline operator, filed an application with Nebraska authorities to route its Keystone XL pipeline through the state, after U.S. The 1,179- mile Keystone XL is meant to ship 830,000 barrels per day of mainly oil sands crude from Alberta to Nebraska and on to the U.S. Gulf Coast. The line's route through Nebraska has been the...

  • The company said expansions at its Christina Lake and Foster Creek projects in northern Alberta increased its total oil sands production capacity by 26 percent to an average of 390,000 barrels per day in the quarter. The company reported net earnings of C $91 million, or 11 Canadian cents per share, in the three months ended Dec. 31, compared with a loss of C $641...

  • TORONTO/ VANCOUVER, Feb 15- Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, lifted by a surge in the price of coal for steelmaking, but weaker demand at the start of the year spooked investors, sending its shares lower. The Lunar New Year holidays also crimped demand in Asia. Shares of the Vancouver- based company,...

  • TORONTO, Feb 15- Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, lifted by a surge in the price of coal for steelmaking, but said weaker demand in recent weeks was eroding prices and sales. Shares of the Vancouver- based company, which also mines copper, gold and silver, were down 4.3 percent at C $31.27 in early...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 14- Oil prices pared gains after the settlement Tuesday, as evidence of surging U.S. crude oil stockpiles underscored concerns that shale production might limit the effectiveness of an OPEC- led effort to cut global output. Brent crude traded at $55.73 a barrel at 4:39 p.m. Eastern, off the settlement of $55.97 a barrel, which was up 38 cents but well...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 14- Oil settled slightly higher on Tuesday, as rising supply from U.S. shale output limited enthusiasm about an OPEC- led effort to cut global output. Brent crude settled 38 cents higher at $55.97 a barrel, well off the session high of $56.46 a barrel. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other exporters including Russia have...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 13- U.S. shale oil production for March is expected to rise by the most in five months to its highest rate since May last year, government data showed on Monday, as energy companies boost drilling on the back of crude prices that are hovering over $50 a barrel. March oil production is forecast to rise by nearly 79,000 barrels per day to 4.87 million bpd,...

  • *Solid demand from China, SEAsia underpinning market. SINGAPORE, Feb 10- Many a swan song has been sung for thermal coal markets as renewable power generation and a push towards using more natural gas have gained traction. "We are pleased to see the improvement in thermal coal market dynamics on the back of supply cuts in China and sustained demand," said Febriati...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 10- Many a swan song has been sung for thermal coal markets as renewable power generation and a push towards using more natural gas have gained traction. This year, strong demand growth in Asia's emerging markets will create a supply shortfall for the first time in at least half a decade. Consumption could even soon rise past the 2014 peak, according...