Brent fell on Wednesday as a stronger dollar pressured commodity prices and Saudi Arabia's oil minister said he expected the market to balance.» Read More
Kinder Morgan's plans to buy its subsidiaries in a $70 billion transaction could trigger more deals, says CEO Richard Kinder.
Kinder Morgan struck a $44 billion deal to merge its MLPs. Chris Faulkner, Breitling Energy, says the MLP market will still be attractive to investors following this "unique" story. John Spallanzani, GFI Group, provides perspective.
The US airstrikes in Iraq came just in time; here's what needs to happen next, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.
Major oil companies are pulling non-essential staff members out of the Middle East, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Kinder Morgan is bringing its units under one roof in a $70 billion deal that reshapes the oil and gas pipeline company.
U.S. crude oil edged up as traders moved to cover short positions amid expectations on further draws in domestic crude inventory stocks.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq tensions rise, but traders stay calm. And gold stays over $1,300.
The price of a gallon of gas in the U.S. fell in the past two weeks as crude prices have continued a broad decline.
Oklahoma is at the center of a debate over whether wastewater disposal from oil and gas production triggers earthquakes.
Can energy-efficient distilling produce a better vodka? One Brooklyn distillery is giving it a try.
Exxon Mobil began drilling for oil in the Arctic on Saturday in a project with Rosneft, despite sanctions imposed on the Russian company.
Kevin Book, Clearview Partners, and Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, share their outlook on oil prices and the currency markets amid growing global risk.
A major benefit of the U.S. shale boom is how deeply it has cut into the vast the trade imbalance, bolstering the dollar.
Major oil producers are pulling staff from Iraq's Kurdistan region as the radical militants of the Islamic State advance towards its capital.
Oil fell, as analysts said U.S. air strikes in Iraq might actually lower the risk of oil supply disruptions.
Samir Brikho, CEO of AMEC, says talk of energy independence in Europe and the U.S. is "ramping up" in the wake of tensions with Russia.
Crude oil rebounded from the lowest prices in months, as the security situation in northern Iraq raised concerns about disruptions.
Thanks to a mild summer, natural gas is now closer to $3 than the levels above $6 that sent utility bills soaring early this year.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Weak demand vs. geopolitical unrest, which is having the biggest impact on oil prices?
Boone Pickens, BP Capital founder, weighs in on energy independence of the U.S. and current oil prices.