U.S. & International

Alaska loses 3,000 oil, gas jobs during pandemic, price drop

Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 6:21 AM MST

The Alaska Department of Labor reported that the state has lost more than 3,000 jobs in the oil and gas industry since January because…

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Enbridge faces new fight as Michigan seeks Line 5 shutdown

Monday, November 16, 2020, 6:58 AM MST

Enbridge Inc.’s battle with Michigan escalated on Friday as the governor took new legal action to shut down a key…

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Arctic oil licenses on the line in Norway Supreme Court appeal

Friday, November 13, 2020, 7:21 AM MST

Climate activists have spent the past two weeks in Norway’s Supreme Court, in a bid to drag western Europe’s biggest…

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Minnesota grants key permits for Line 3 crude oil pipeline

Friday, November 13, 2020, 6:28 AM MST

Minnesota regulators granted a stack of important permits and approvals Thursday for Enbridge Inc.’s planned Line 3 pipeline replacement across…

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Top U.S. gas driller weighs first step toward net-zero emissions

Thursday, November 12, 2020, 6:49 AM MST

The chief executive of the largest U.S. natural gas producer said the company is considering a path to net-zero greenhouse…

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Saudi Aramco proposes selling gas to China to build on oil ties

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 7:20 AM MST

Saudi Aramco wants to sell natural gas to China to help its biggest customer for oil make the transition to…

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Former Iowa governor eyed for energy post under Biden

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 7:05 AM MST

President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team has spoken to former Iowa Governor Chet Culver about joining the new administration, according to…

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Yukon government says it doesn't support U.S. permit for exploration in Arctic

Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 6:29 AM MST

The Yukon government says it does not support a permit for an oil drilling exploration project in the Arctic National…

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Biden win bad news for Keystone XL, marks new relationship with Canada, experts say

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 6:25 AM MST

The election of Joe Biden as U.S. president likely spells the end of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but his…

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Biden win may curb U.S. oil drilling, super-charge renewables

Monday, November 9, 2020, 7:05 AM MST

Biden’s victory could end up reshaping the U.S. energy sector in years to come, although the president-elect may have limited…

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Japan eyes replacing oil with hydrogen amid carbon neutral push

Monday, November 9, 2020, 6:44 AM MST

Tucked into a port in western Japan sits a spherical tank that may soon hold the country’s energy future. The…

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Ottawa welcomes president elect Joe Biden as ally in climate fight

Monday, November 9, 2020, 6:28 AM MST

Federal cabinet ministers are welcoming Joe Biden's election as the next U.S. president as an opportunity to advance the fight…

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