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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.
Pipeline companies are viewed by Wall Street as engines of growth, especially as the oil boom in the U.S. continues.
Home to both vast repositories of conventional and shale oil, Texas is becoming a major player in wind power.
The Bakken, Eagle Ford and Permian Basin are generating more than a million barrels of oil per day each, a third of U.S. daily production.
U.S. shale has put the country on the same terrain as Saudi Arabia and Russia. In the process, it may turn oil into a safe haven.
Even as U.S. shale companies pursue mergers, analysts don't expect them to become echoes of Big Oil deals that eventually fell flat.
Global oil prices fell on reports of improving Libyan oil output and are now about 10 percent off the highs reached last month.
The Permian Basin of west Texas and southeast New Mexico is seeing an exploration renaissance, according to Oilprice.com.
Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil& Gas for $3.8 billion, becoming the largest producer in North Dakota's Bakken shale play.
The United States is swimming in oil and gas. However, processing this bounty is posing a challenge to U.S. refiners.
The U.S. is producing vast amounts of oil—but isn't quite in Saudi Arabia's league just yet, according to experts.
The House is gearing up for some key energy votes, says Energy and Commerce Committee Chair Fred Upton.
Backers in favor of the Canada-to-Texas pipeline are pointing to the crisis in Iraq as a rationale for pushing the project forward.
Demand is up for sand used in fracking, which blasts it into wells to crack rock and release oil and natural gas.
Hiring for two new SCE&G reactors underscores the need for replacing retiring nuclear workers in next several years.
The Commerce Department announced new duties on Chinese solar products Wednesday, sending U.S. solar stocks higher.
The U.S. is the third-largest solar market, and it's growing rapidly because of private investment and federal support.
Two companies believe roadways could also become energy sources, and are thinking up ways to make the concept a reality.
Ending the U.S. oil export ban could be a boon for growth, two research reports argued Thursday.
The downgrade of California's oil reserves raises questions about the sustainability of the U.S. boom.
Trump's new rule on methane pollution could be swiftly reversed if former Vice President Joe Biden wins the November presidential election and Democrats win control of the Senate.
The IEA lowered its oil demand forecasts for 2020 and 2021 on Thursday, identifying jet fuel demand as the "major source" of weakness.
Oil prices eased on Thursday after the International Energy Agency lowered its 2020 oil demand forecast following unprecedented travel restrictions, but resilience in equities markets and a weak dollar limited losses.
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