TORRANCE, Calif.— An explosion and fire erupted Saturday at a California oil refinery, exactly two years after a blast that crippled the plant and led to higher gasoline prices, authorities said. No injuries were reported from the Torrance Refining Co. near Los Angeles, and there were no evacuations or damage to any buildings outside the refinery, Assistant Fire...
A U.S. District Court judge on Monday denied a restraining order that would have halted work on the Dakota Access pipeline.
The movement to block the Dakota Access pipeline is taking on the diffuse, leaderless structure of Occupy Wall Street.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports President Trump's executive order on the Keystone Pipeline could mean construction will begin soon but there are restrictions on where the pipeline has to in made.
Shares of National Oilwell Varco were tracking for their best day since Nov. 30, 2016, after the energy firm posted a smaller-than-expected earnings loss.
Trump offered wrong information when he was arguing that U.S. pipeline makers should not use foreign pipes.
The tribe opposes the president's move to advance the Dakota Access pipeline and say they'll take legal action.
MARACAIBO, Venezuela, Dec 23- A legal strategy switch by Venezuela's state-owned oil giant PDVSA to portray itself as a victim in a massive bribery scheme detected by the U.S. government is unlikely to lead to compensation and may even backfire. In a case that shook the local oil industry, two prominent Venezuelan oil businessmen were arrested last year in the...
The Department of the Interior released a 2017 to 2022 leasing plan that blocked drilling in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas off northern Alaska. It also limited petroleum development in the Cook Inlet off south-central Alaska. President Barack Obama, who last year became the first sitting president to cross the Arctic Circle, has made fighting climate change...
The merger of Baker Hughes and GE Oil & Gas creates a new type of oilfield services firm that defies easy comparisons to peers.
General Electric could announce a $30 billion deal with Baker Hughes as early as Monday, according to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ).
Shares of Transocean sank after the offshore oil services firm announced Reliance Industries has dropped a contract for one of its drilling ships.
Oklahoma is now the most earthquake prone state, according to federal data. In this case, the reason appears to be man-made.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks with Brian Cothran, GE Oil & Gas, about the innovative technology GE is developing for energy companies to be more cost efficient.
Russia and Turkey will resume the Turkstream gas pipeline project as the two countries mend ties.
Louisiana's finances were already in doubt when oil prices came crashing down, and now energy layoffs are denting income and tax revenue.
IEA chief Fatih Birol said on Sunday that oil prices may have bottomed, providing that the health of the global economy does not pose a concern.
Joe Petrowski, Mercantor Partners founder and former Gulf Oil CEO, discusses the energy sector including whether crude has bottomed.
With oil prices expected to trade lower for longer, more energy companies are set to face default, according to one CEO.
TransCanada launched legal action over Keystone pipeline rejection, alleging President Obama exceeded his power.