*Stock falls as much as 25 pct, second biggest FTSE midcap loser. April 29- Ophir Energy Plc said it had ended talks to partner with Schlumberger on its Fortuna project in Equatorial Guinea, leaving the oil and gas explorer to hunt for alternatives to move the project forward. Shares in Ophir, which had projects in Africa and East Asia, fell as much as 25 percent on... » Read More
Gridlock in Washington on fracking, the minimum wage, and immigration force states to make their own rules. Fiscal Times reports.
The world's largest consumer of energy is producing oil and gas hand over fist. Judging by some of Big Oil's earnings results, you couldn't tell.
Exxon Mobil posted lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as it failed to offset declining production with fresh reserves.
Analysts have flagged several factors that could disrupt the three-year equilibrium in oil prices.
The world's three largest publicly traded oil field servicing companies trumped analysts' earnings expectations in the final three months of 2013.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says Iranian oil will bring increased supply of oil while demand remains "tepid", causing oil prices to push lower.
The oil industry's lobbying arm said it will push lawmakers to consider lifting a ban on crude exports in the new year.
Mexico's lower house of Congress approved historic legislation that would open the state-run oil industry to private investment.
The U.S. shale boom will create a virtuous cycle that may hold down energy costs and support the recovery, Goldman said on Friday.
To reach as much as 50 billion barrels of deep-water gulf oil, Mexico is considering a constitutional change to allow foreign investment.
Iain Armstrong, oil analyst at Brewin Dolphin, discusses the movement in oil price in the aftermath of the Iran nuclear deal.
Creating an export-driven natural gas renaissance in the United States requires building infrastructure—and a lot of it.
CNBC's David Faber and John Raymond, The Energy & Minerals Group, founder and CEO, discuss the revolutionary impact of an energy independent North America an how it will reshape U.S. foreign policy.
Chevron says net income fell 6 percent in the third quarter as weak refining results offset higher oil and gas production.
ExxonMobil reported higher-than-expected results as output rose for the first time in more than two years. Refining weakness hurt profit.
BP's forecast beat analysts' estimates, it hiked its dividend, and promised to sell more assets and return the proceeds to shareholders.
CEO Bob Dudley says investors should view BP as a "fundamentally sound oil and gas company" and explains why the group is "excited about exploration."
Vandana Hari, Asia Editorial Director at Platts talks about the changing face of global energy landscape and highlights the upcoming key players.
Amos Hochstein, deputy assistant secretary for Energy Diplomacy at the U.S. Department of State explains the ongoing debate behind U.S. gas exports.
Chevron halted fracking on a Romanian well after a protest. The EU said it is committed to less dependency on fossil fuels. The Oilprice.com reports.