BISMARCK, N.D.-- State data show North Dakota's oil production in January saw a small increase compared to the previous month. A report by the state's top oil and gas industry regulator indicates North Dakota oil drillers produced a little bit more than 933,000 barrels of oil daily in January.» Read More
LOS ANGELES, Sept 25- Liquefied natural gas producer Applied Natural Gas Fuels Inc on Wednesday said it plans to build a plant in Texas to supply LNG to industries like rail and trucking that want to reduce reliance on more-expensive diesel fuel. The privately held company has secured land south of Dallas in Midlothian, Texas and is in the permitting process.
Sept 24- National Oilwell Varco Inc, the largest U.S. oilfield equipment provider, said it planned to spin off its oilfield production equipment distribution business into a new publicly traded company.
Sept 24- National Oilwell Varco Inc, the largest U.S. oilfield equipment provider, said it would spin off its oilfield production equipment distribution business into a new publicly traded company.
*HSBC Holdings advising NPS Energy on sale- sources. *HSBC to finalise list of three bidders this week- sources. DUBAI, Sept 22- Dubai- based oil services firm NPS Energy has put itself back up for sale, hoping to fetch up to $700 million after a deal to be bought by Norway's Aker Solutions fell apart last year, sources familiar with the matter said.
Sept 18- General Electric Co's decision to name rising star Lorenzo Simonelli to head its oil and gas equipment business signals just how important energy has become to the conglomerate as it retreats from finance and returns to its industrial roots.
NEW YORK, Sept 18- Contaminated water spilling from flooded oil and gas drilling sites in Colorado is refocusing attention on the environmental risks surrounding America's fracking boom.
One of China's largest private companies is quietly rolling out plans to establish a network of natural gas fueling stations for trucks along U.S. highways.
China's plans to unlock what could be the world's biggest shale gas reserves risk running further off track after 16 firms recently awarded exploration rights lacked one core skill - not one has drilled a gas well before.
For the nearly half of Americans expecting a refund on their taxes this year, four ideas for maximizing the money that's coming back.
A U.S. judge accepted an agreement by BP to plead guilty for its role in the Deepwater Horizon disaster and pay a record $4 billion in criminal penalties for the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
Chesapeake Energy, battling a governance crisis and financial strain, said that CEO Aubrey McClendon is leaving the company.
An oil drilling rig owned by Royal Dutch Shell ran aground in Alaska after drifting in stormy weather, highlighting the serious risks of working in an offshore region where some in the industry see huge potential.
OptionMonster’s tracking systems detected a giant upside trade in SM Energy, the wildcat oil company, which operates in Texas, Louisiana, and the Rockies.
President Obama has said the U.S. has a supply of natural gas to last nearly 100 years. But it turns out geologists and other researchers disagree on that supply figure, which has huge implications for America's energy policy.
U.S. energy producers' ability to pull natural gas from shale may have contributed to a price-dampening oversupply for now, but it’s also triggering tens of billions of dollars in capital investments.
The U.S. natural gas boom has kicked off a gold rush among companies trying to cash in on minimizing the industry’s environmental footprint.
Natural gas's real potential for economic impact lies in the vast reservoirs of shale gas that are newly accessible through hydraulic fracturing.
Amid cries for energy independence, fracking has become crucial to taking advantage of previously untapped resources. Take a closer look at hydraulic fracturing, and why the technology has become so important and controversial.
Environmental issues aside, the economics of natural gas may have already dethroned coal as the nation's key source of electrical power.
Natural gas has often taken a backseat to crude oil in the Texas energy business, but the advent of fracking shale gas has given it star billing in the Lone Star State — and the nation.