LOS ANGELES— A California official outlined a plan Thursday to cap a massive Los Angeles- area gas leak by the end of next week. The final phase to intercept the ruptured Southern California Gas Co. well is expected to begin Monday, said Wade Crowfoot, an adviser to Gov. The well has been leaking for 15 weeks and has been a major disruption for the upscale Porter Ranch...» Read More
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released a warning saying that the oil prices may continue to fall, as crude oil stocks increase. Maria van der Hoeven, executive director at IEA, discusses the findings, saying that the "future market will never be the same" as before.
Has the oil price finally hit a bottom? Dennis Gartman, founder and editor of the Gartman Letter, explains why it could fall to as low as $20 per barrel.
Oil prices have rallied off post-crisis lows, possibly marking the rout's bottom as producers' cutbacks begin pinching supply, some analysts said.
A global oversupply in oil and lack of storage make it very likely that oil will slide into the $30s, Citi's Ed Morse told CNBC.
Hedge fund buying may be partly behind the recent rebound in battered oil prices, former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister tells CNBC.
Oil prices are in the midst of a prolonged slump, squeezing bottom lines everywhere. How do sovereign wealth funds cope?
Some of the world's biggest oil traders have booked supertankers to store at least 25 million barrels at sea, to take advantage of lower prices.
The oil price is nearing a 6-year low. Richard Mallinson, geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects, says markets are looking for "a turning point" in oil production and it will end up being non-OPEC countries that cut supplies.
Gareth Lewis-Davies, senior oil strategist at BNP Paribas, says that China is building up a strategic stock of oil, and that low prices provide a "good opportunity to dip into the market and accelerate purchases."
A twist of fate has made slumping gas prices fuel a discussion once thought to be anathema in a Republican-led Congress: higher gas taxes.
In order to stem the free fall in oil prices, one of three key things must be done, says Sabine Schels, a commodity strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research.
Enterprise Products Partners is shelving a pipeline that would have transported crude from North Dakota to Oklahoma, the company said Friday.
The US Air Force just completed an initiative to convert all of its bases from military-specific grade jet fuel to a civilian grade.
Philadelphia is developing a new reputation as a nexus of oil and gas transportation, which bodes well for its economy.
Oil and gas firms are "routinely" underpaying their workers, according to an investigation from ProPublica.
Nat gas prices are set to go higher, according to the chairman and CEO of energy-focused investment firm BP Capital.
U.S. oil futures slipped further below the key $100 a barrel level, and international crude moved closer to U.S. prices as some geopolitical pressures eased.
The next move for world oil prices is likely lower, as growing U.S. oil production outweighs the impact of elevated tensions surrounding Ukraine.
The oil industry's lobbying arm said it will push lawmakers to consider lifting a ban on crude exports in the new year.
To help avert a financial crisis, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Russia's gas supply prices to Ukraine will be cut by one-third.