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The Venezuelan government and its state-owned oil company PDVSA have officially defaulted on billions of dollars' worth of bonds, the latest chapter of the country's deep financial collapse.

Venezuela, state oil firm default on billions worth of bonds

November 17, 2017

The Venezuelan government and its state-owned oil company PDVSA have officially defaulted on billions of dollars' worth of bonds, the latest chapter of the country's deep financ...

Sometime next April, pregnant cows in the Porcupine Caribou Herd in Canada will take the lead in an annual migration of nearly 200,000 animals north to Alaska.

Congress debates oil drilling in largest US wildlife refuge

November 17, 2017

Sometime next April, pregnant cows in the Porcupine Caribou Herd in Canada will take the lead in an annual migration of nearly 200,000 animals north to Alaska.

The proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline has cleared another key regulatory hurdle.

Atlantic Coast Pipeline secures another key federal permit

November 17, 2017

The proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline has cleared another key regulatory hurdle.

Frustrated tribal leaders won a temporary victory early Friday at a marathon meeting on a much-disputed energy development proposal for a large swath of land bordering New Mexico's largest metropolitan area and numerous Native American communities.

Drilling rules still up for debate in New Mexico county

November 17, 2017

Frustrated tribal leaders won a temporary victory early Friday at a marathon meeting on a much-disputed energy development proposal for a large swath of land bordering New Mexic...

TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, but state officials don't believe the leak polluted any surface water bodies or drinking water systems.

Keystone pipeline leak days before Nebraska expansion ruling

November 17, 2017

TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, but state officials don't believe the leak ...

North Dakota's oil production rose slightly in September and remained above 1 million barrels per day for the eighth consecutive month.

North Dakota oil production up slightly in September

November 16, 2017

North Dakota's oil production rose slightly in September and remained above 1 million barrels per day for the eighth consecutive month.

Angola's new leader has removed the daughter of former President Jose Eduardo dos Santos as chair of the state-owned oil company, the government announced Wednesday, in a surprise move that appeared to assert independence from one of Africa's longest-ruling families.

Angola leader removes dos Santos daughter as oil firm chair

November 16, 2017

Angola's new leader has removed the daughter of former President Jose Eduardo dos Santos as chair of the state-owned oil company, the government announced Wednesday, in a surpri...

Chevron says Tennessee's attorney general has undertaken a

Chevron: Tennessee investigation a "fishing expedition"

November 16, 2017

Chevron says Tennessee's attorney general has undertaken a "fishing expedition" in its investigation that has claimed Chevron fraudulently bilked $18 million-plus in p...

A New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury while protesting the Dakota Access pipeline last year is preparing for her fifth surgery, even as she faces assertions by the government that she or her fellow protesters are at fault for an explosion they blame on police.

Woman injured in pipeline protest still being investigated

November 16, 2017

A New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury while protesting the Dakota Access pipeline last year is preparing for her fifth surgery, even as she faces assertions by...

The specialist well abandonment company has secured a three-year framework agreement with TAQA Bratani Limited for the provision of intervention management services for all their North Sea assets.

Well-Safe Solutions secures its first contract

November 16, 2017

The specialist well abandonment company has secured a three-year framework agreement with TAQA Bratani Limited for the provision of intervention management services for all thei...

Oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge moved closer Wednesday as a key Senate panel approved a bill to open the remote refuge to energy exploration.

Arctic refuge drilling closer as Senate panel backs bill

November 15, 2017

Oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge moved closer Wednesday as a key Senate panel approved a bill to open the remote refuge to energy exploration.

Police have arrested three protesters at an Enbridge pipeline construction site in northwestern Wisconsin.

3 arrested at Enbridge Line 3 pipeline site in Wisconsin

November 15, 2017

Police have arrested three protesters at an Enbridge pipeline construction site in northwestern Wisconsin.

Opponents of two proposed natural gas pipelines are asking federal regulators to reconsider their approval of the projects.

Pipeline opponents ask regulators to reconsider approvals

November 15, 2017

Opponents of two proposed natural gas pipelines are asking federal regulators to reconsider their approval of the projects.

An appeals court ruled Tuesday that a federal judge in North Dakota was correct in not barring police from using harsh methods against Dakota Access pipeline protesters.

Lawsuit filed by Dakota Access protesters to proceed

November 15, 2017

An appeals court ruled Tuesday that a federal judge in North Dakota was correct in not barring police from using harsh methods against Dakota Access pipeline protesters.

Environmental groups are asking a court to stop construction of a natural gas pipeline that will run across northern Ohio and into Michigan and Canada, the latest in a series of challenges against pipelines being built to transport gas from shale deposits in Appalachia.

Lawsuit seeks to stop work on Appalachian gas pipeline

November 15, 2017

Environmental groups are asking a court to stop construction of a natural gas pipeline that will run across northern Ohio and into Michigan and Canada, the latest in a series of...