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Samson Resources Corp. on Thursday confirmed that it has laid off 66 employees at the Tulsa Headquarters and 70 overall.

Samson Resources' Tulsa headquarters lays off one-third of the workforce

January 19, 2017

Samson Resources Corp. on Thursday confirmed that it has laid off 66 employees at the Tulsa Headquarters and 70 overall. 

The particularly robust steel cable carriers from TSUBAKI KABELSCHLEPP have proven successful in the Prime Drilling horizontal drilling systems used during pipeline construction and drilling projects.

Solid steel chains for horizontal drilling machines: harsh demands, flexible solution

January 19, 2017

The particularly robust steel cable carriers from TSUBAKI KABELSCHLEPP have proven successful in the Prime Drilling horizontal drilling systems used during pipeline construction...

An Idaho House panel has introduced legislation that would exclude gasoline hybrid owners from paying an additional $75 registration fee.

House bill would remove fee for gasoline hybrids

January 19, 2017

An Idaho House panel has introduced legislation that would exclude gasoline hybrid owners from paying an additional $75 registration fee.

Russia's Constitutional Court says a European ruling to pay nearly 1.9 billion euros ($2 billion) in compensation to shareholders of the defunct Yukos oil company cannot be enforced.

Russian court rejects Yukos shareholder compensation

January 19, 2017

Russia's Constitutional Court says a European ruling to pay nearly 1.9 billion euros ($2 billion) in compensation to shareholders of the defunct Yukos oil company cannot be enfo...

Attorneys for a group of Montana landowners, health advocates and conservationists have filed a lawsuit seeking to force energy companies to divulge more about the chemicals they use in energy production.

Fracking disclosure rule challenged in Montana court

January 19, 2017

Attorneys for a group of Montana landowners, health advocates and conservationists have filed a lawsuit seeking to force energy companies to divulge more about the chemicals the...

Saudi Arabia's energy minister says there's been

Saudi Arabia says compliance to oil output cut 'very strong'

January 19, 2017

Saudi Arabia's energy minister says there's been "very strong compliance" by OPEC and non-OPEC oil countries to the production cuts agreed on in December.

A federal judge said Wednesday he won't keep the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline's disputed crossing under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota.

Federal study on Dakota Access pipeline to move forward

January 19, 2017

A federal judge said Wednesday he won't keep the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline's disputed cro...

As 2017 begins, what are the mega-trends that will shape the upcoming decades? BP’s head of long-term planning Dominic Emery identifies what lies ahead, from the rapid growth in renewables to changing demographics.

Six mega-trends that could shape the future of energy

January 19, 2017

As 2017 begins, what are the mega-trends that will shape the upcoming decades? BP’s head of long-term planning Dominic Emery identifies what lies ahead, from the rapid growth in...

Rick Perry was for

In Texas, Perry was 'all of the above' on energy production

January 19, 2017

Rick Perry was for "all of the above" on energy production before President Barack Obama embraced the strategy.

The company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants a federal judge to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion pipeline's disputed crossing of a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota.

Dakota Access company seeks to block pipeline study

January 18, 2017

The company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants a federal judge to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion...

The settlement includes a cash payment of $150.0 million to REX natural gas pipeline six months after Ultra emerges from chapter 11, but no later than October 30, 2017.

Ultra Petroleum settles claim with Rockies Express Pipeline

January 18, 2017

The settlement includes a cash payment of $150.0 million to REX natural gas pipeline six months after Ultra emerges from chapter 11, but no later than October 30, 2017.

A California natural gas storage facility where a blowout spewed methane for nearly four months has completed a safety review required to resume operations, though it might never return to full capacity, state officials said Tuesday.

California finishes safety review of wells after blowout

January 18, 2017

A California natural gas storage facility where a blowout spewed methane for nearly four months has completed a safety review required to resume operations, though it might neve...

Envirosep Announces $5M expansion and plans to create 100 new jobs

January 18, 2017

EnviroSep, a Tiltech Company, is pleased to announce the expansion of their South Carolina manufacturing facility and enhancement of their global sales force.

Baker Hughes and Schlumberger will be awarded the contracts for integrated drilling and well services on the Cat J rigs Askepott and Askeladden. The rigs will perform work at Oseberg and the Gullfaks.

Statoil awarding service contracts for two Cat J rigs

January 18, 2017

Baker Hughes and Schlumberger will be awarded the contracts for integrated drilling and well services on the Cat J rigs Askepott and Askeladden. The oil and gas rigs will perfor...

New nationwide rules to curtail the practice of burning off excess natural gas from oil and gas wells on federal land took effect as scheduled Tuesday after a judge said he saw no urgent reason to block them while a lawsuit moves ahead.

Judge lets federal flaring rules take effect during lawsuit

January 18, 2017

New nationwide rules to curtail the practice of burning off excess natural gas from oil and gas wells on federal land took effect as scheduled Tuesday after a judge said he saw ...