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The Detroit Regional Chamber's annual Mackinac Policy Conference gets underway Wednesday.

Michigan groups renew push for removal of straits-area oil pipeline

May 27, 2015

The Detroit Regional Chamber's annual Mackinac Policy Conference gets underway Wednesday. 

Total announces two billion barrels on Angola deep offshore production Block 17

Total announces two billion barrels on Angola deep offshore production Block 17

May 27, 2015

The Group operates four Floating Production Storage and Offloading units on the major production zones of the block: Girassol, Dalia, Pazflor and CLOV. 

Officials say 10,000 gallons of oily water have been recovered from the ocean as government and volunteer workers clean up along the Santa Barbara County coastline.

Company making plan to excavate ruptured California oil pipeline

May 27, 2015

Officials say 10,000 gallons of oily water have been recovered from the ocean as government and volunteer workers clean up along the Santa Barbara County coastline. 

Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged job growth lower in states from Texas to North Dakota.

Oil and gas jobs: Drilling cutbacks drag down job growth in oil patch

May 27, 2015

Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged job growth lower in states from Texas to North Dakota. 

The Coast Guard says the Ferdinand R. Hassler discharged the water overboard while at its moorings in New Castle on Tuesday. (Courtesy: WMUR)

Ship accidentally discharges oil into New Hampshire river

May 27, 2015

The Coast Guard says the Ferdinand R. Hassler discharged the water overboard while at its moorings in New Castle on Tuesday. 

Pipes for the proposed Dakota Access oil pipeline, that would stretch from the Bakken oil fields in North Dakota to Patoka, Ill., are stored Saturday, May 9, 2015, at a staging area in Worthing, S.D. The proposed oil pipeline will traverse North and South Dakota, Iowa and Illinois. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

Hearings begin over Dakota Access oil pipeline

May 27, 2015

The proposed 1,134-mile Dakota Access Pipeline would move oil from the Bakken formation to a terminal in Patoka, Illinois. 

CNOOC announce mid-sized offshore oil discovery Liuhua 20-2 in Eastern South China Sea

May 27, 2015

The oil production of the well tested around 8,000 barrels per day and the crude oil density is approximately 0.75.  

La Jolla Conference: Mexican energy reform a ‘telenovela,’ panelist says

May 27, 2015 Energy reform in Mexico is a telenovela wherein stories of intrigue and suspense will arise, but in the end, everything will turn out okay, opined Duncan Wood, director of the Mexico Institute at t...

La Jolla Conference: Mexican energy reform a ‘telenovela,’ panelist says

May 27, 2015 Energy reform in Mexico is a telenovela wherein stories of intrigue and suspense will arise, but in the end, everything will turn out okay, opined Duncan Wood, director of the Mexico Institute at t...

Bill is wrong way to speed gas pipeline approvals, House panel told

May 27, 2015 A bill that would give the US Department of the Interior authority to approve natural gas pipelines crossing National Parks Service land is unnecessary and unwanted, a US Bureau of Land Management ...