Tom DiChristopher is an award-winning multimedia journalist who covers energy for CNBC.com. He previously coordinated online coverage of broadcast guests for a number of CNBC's Business Day programs.
DiChristopher joined CNBC.com at the outset of the 2014 crude price downturn and has since reported on the fallout in the U.S. oil patch and abroad. He co-developed CNBC.com's "Crude Realities" series to take an in-depth, data-driven approach to chronicling the upheaval in oil markets. He has also produced breaking news and packaged reports on the network's news desk.
Prior to CNBC, he worked as a commercial real estate reporter and digital producer for The Real Deal.
DiChristopher holds a B.A. in English from SUNY Albany and an M.A. from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. While there, he was a producer for CUNY TV's news magazine show 219West and a founding producer of the AudioFiles podcast. His work for AudioFiles earned two Mark of Excellence awards from the Society of Professional Journalists.
Prior to studying at CUNY, DiChristopher reported on economic development and contemporary culture in Vietnam as managing editor of AsiaLIFE magazine in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Environmental Protection Agency will take a less aggressive approach to carbon dioxide emissions than in the past, Scott Pruitt said on Tuesday.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday to rescind key parts of Barack Obama's efforts to fight climate change.
The president's rollback of a rule to cut planet-warming emissions from power plants will be lengthy process and face legal obstacles.
Some analysts and U.S. oil producers fear Keystone XL will depress crude prices by adding to an already oversupplied global market.
An official says Saudi Arabia's U.S. oil exports are falling and will stay low, but other data suggest the drop is only temporary.
Oil and gas professionals and the managers who hire them have differing ideas about how an industry recovery will play out, a survey shows.
The United States appears to be backing away from another global effort to reduce corruption connected to drilling and mining.
Eleven non-OPEC oil producers that joined a global deal to reduce output to boost prices delivered 64 percent of promised cuts in February.
U.S. shale frackers have proven resilient during a more than two-year oil price downturn, and a recovery is now in order, Dale Redman said.
Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih on Thursday said relations between his country and the United States have never been better.