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  • Hurricane Gustav Weakens To a Category One Storm Monday, 1 Sep 2008 | 9:47 AM ET

    Gustav weakened to a Category 1 hurricane as it approached the Louisiana cities of New Iberia and Lafayette with maximum wind speeds of 90 mph.

  • Gulf Coast Refineries Shut; Gas Prices Edge Higher Sunday, 31 Aug 2008 | 9:50 AM ET

    Hurricane Gustav's threat to the Gulf Coast halted about 15 percent of U.S. refining capacity Sunday, though for now prices at the pump have not risen dramatically

  • Gulf Oil Operations Closing As Hurricane Draws Near Saturday, 30 Aug 2008 | 1:45 PM ET

    Oil companies shut down production Saturday as an intensifying Hurricane Gustav churned toward the petroleum-rich waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

  • Gustav Grows Back into Hurricane Near Caymans Friday, 29 Aug 2008 | 3:58 PM ET

    Gustav strengthened back into a hurricane in the warm Caribbean on Friday as it left flooded Jamaica and churned toward the Cayman Islands, headed for the Gulf of Mexico on the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's deadly strike on New Orleans.

  • Decline in Gasoline Prices Unlikely to Boost Driving Friday, 22 Aug 2008 | 3:46 PM ET

    Americans are driving tens of billions of miles less these days, and experts don't expect that to change  unless gasoline prices drop much below $3.

  • Warren Buffett and Bill Gates sparked some speculation and discussion with their visit to Canada's oil sands region, but there's no hard evidence that they have actually invested, or will invest, in the energy source that some see as an alternative to U.S. reliance on Middle Eastern oil.  Even so, shares of Canadian Natural rallied today by just over seven percent to close at $82.91 in New York.

  • Today's Top Videos: Bill Gross, 'Green' Engines & More... Wednesday, 20 Aug 2008 | 6:27 PM ET

    The "bond kings" gather to comment on the credit crunch while the CEO of BorgWarner says his company has come up with a technology that improves fuel efficiency and lowers emissions for automobiles. Following are today's top videos:

  • Warren Buffett and Bill Gates flew into northeastern Alberta, Canada, yesterday (Monday) for a "quiet" visit to a multi-billion dollar project that, in effect, extracts oil from rocks.  The Calgary Herald reports on its website tonight (Tuesday) that Buffett and Gates were impressed by their tour of the Canadian Natural Resources Horizon oil sands development north of the small, but booming, city of Fort McMurray, roughly 1600 miles northwest from Omaha.

  • GM Won't Buy Advertising for 2009 Academy Awards Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 12:03 PM ET
    General Motors Headquarters

    General Motors has pulled out of its longtime sponsorship of the Academy Awards, one of the biggest annual events on broadcast television, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.

  • Tropical Storm Fay Heads Toward Florida Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 9:29 AM ET

    A strengthening Tropical Storm Fay, which killed at least 57 people in the Caribbean over the weekend, took aim at Florida on Monday after breezing across Cuba and causing little damage.

  • 25 Greenest Colleges Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 3:11 PM ET
    College rivalries are nothing new, whether it is academics or athletics. Now there's new competition over which are the greenest. Colleges across the country are making sustainability a priority to both help the environment  and raise their profile. Kaplan chose these 25 schools as the greenest for its 2009 college guide. Kaplan factored in environmental campus projects, courses offered and on campus student groups. Take a look at the alphabetical listing.

    College rivalries are nothing new, whether it is academics or athletics. Now there's new competition over which are the greenest. Kaplan chose these 25 schools as the greenest for its 2009 college guide.

  • Electric Bikes Selling Briskly as Gas Prices Climb Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 10:34 AM ET

    When Honora Wolfe and her husband moved to the outskirts of Boulder, Colorado, she wanted an environmentally friendly way to commute to her job as a bookshop owner in the city.

  • Electric Bikes: A Shopper's Guide Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 10:32 AM ET

    Electric bikes range in price from a couple hundred dollars to several thousand. The types that are available vary depending on the country. Some models available in the U.S. and France:

  • Some of the new tracks…but not a majority…want to take the storm into the western shore of Florida in the Gulf of Mexico by Tuesday. Of course, whenever we are talking about anything 4 to 5 days out, we need to deal with change.

  • License to Economize: 007 to Drive Ford Minicar? Friday, 15 Aug 2008 | 4:41 AM ET

    Ford Motor said Thursday its redesigned Ka city car would debut in the upcoming Bond film "Quantum of Solace," scheduled for release in North America on Nov. 7.

  • Pickens: Oil May Hit $110, but Won't Go Below $100 Thursday, 14 Aug 2008 | 12:19 PM ET
    Boone Pickens

    Texas oil billionaire T. Boone Pickens said on Thursday crude prices may soon fall as low as $110 a barrel amid falling gasoline demand, but should not sink below $100 because the United States depends heavily on oil imports.

  • BG Strikes Oil in Santos Basin off Brazil Coast Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | 6:48 AM ET

    BG strikes oil in Santos Basin off Brazil coast BG Group has made a "material" new oil discovery at its Iara well in Brazil's subsalt reserves, its sixth-straight success in the deep water Santos Basin since drilling began, the British gas producer said on Friday.

  • Boeing Sees First 787 Cancellation, Lags Airbus Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 3:44 PM ET
    In this hand hout computer-generated image provided by Boeing shows the company's new series Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Wednesday, April; 27, 2005.  A senior Boeing Co. official on Wednesday brushed off the threat of European rival Airbus SAS's "superjumbo," saying orders for Boeing's smaller, more fuel-efficient Dreamliner were robust. (AP Photo/Boeing) ** EDITORIAL USE ONLY **

    Boeing has announced the first cancellation of an order for its delayed 787 Dreamliner, signaling that airlines may be getting impatient for deliveries of the new, fuel efficient plane.

  • US Airways CEO: Airlines Must 'Change the Rules' Tuesday, 5 Aug 2008 | 12:51 PM ET

    Airlines must "change the rules" in order to survive high oil prices and the other challenges the industry faces, said Doug Parker, chairman and CEO of US Airways Group.

  • Offshore Energy Staff Return as Edouard Hits Texas Tuesday, 5 Aug 2008 | 11:36 AM ET

    Tropical Storm Edouard strengthened late on Monday as it churned across the Gulf of Mexico and will likely hit the Texas coast with near-hurricane strength, U.S. forecasters said.

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