NEW ORLEANS— A fire that burned for more than a day on an oil production platform off Louisiana's coast was extinguished early Saturday, the Coast Guard said. It was reported out around 6 a.m. after firefighting crews boarded the platform, Petty Officer Carlos Vega said. The Coast Guard reported that a light sheen of oil near the site appeared to be dissipating and...» Read More
Gas prices are expected to slide this summer, delivering some relief to consumers. How low they go depends on where you live.
General Electric agreed to buy oilfield services provider Lufkin Industries to expand its profitable oil and gas business.
Two pipeline spills have prompted new criticism from opponents of the proposed Keystone XL project, while raising questions about whether the government is adequately monitoring U.S. pipelines. The NYT reports.
Russian state oil giant Rosneft closed today worth around $55 billion to take over TNK-BP and become the world's largest listed oil producer by output, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
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.
Although oil hit its highest level in nearly two weeks on Tuesday, some professional traders don't think it will last.
ConocoPhillips is banking on shale as investors are banking on a growing company and a growing dividend, with Ryan Lance, ConocoPhillips Chairman & CEO and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
Venezuela is in mourning for its late president Hugo Chavez. With Chavez's passing, there is a lot of uncertainty about the future of Venezuela's massive oil supply, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Risa Grais-Targow, Eurasia Group, weighs in.
Hess will exit its retail, energy marketing, and energy trading businesses following pressure from an activist investor to break up the company.
The latest hunt for black gold is happening in California, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
Gasoline prices are up 8 cents in the past two weeks and will likely continue climbing through April. Experts say the 2013 national average will likely top out at about $3.95 a gallon.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson breaks down the latest data from the EIA Inventory Report.
Activism surrounding fracking has now migrated into the ranks of actual shareholders in the companies that perform fracking.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on recovery progress in New Jersey, as the Garden State continues to implement a gas rationing system in 12 counties.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on restoring the fuel supply in New Jersey; and John Eichberger, National Association of Convenience Stores, discusses the drop in oil prices, as tempers flare on long lines at gas pumps.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports storage facilities that gather and distribute gasoline and jet fuels are handicapped by flooding and power shortages.
When will relief come to those impacted by the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy? CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the outlook.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports diminishing fuel supplies are causing gas lines to grow at the pump. And CNBC's Kate Kelly reports how a lack of terminals is choking off gas supplies to the New York City area.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports on potential problems facing storage facilities that gather and distribute gasoline and jet fuel to the New York City region.
Gasoline futures continued to trade higher in the electronic session Thursday as the latest track of Hurricane Sandy looked headed straight for the heart of the East Coast refining industry.