U.S. & International

Tanker with two million barrels oil catches fire off Sri Lanka

Friday, September 4, 2020, 6:45 AM MDT

An oil tanker loaded with two million barrels of Kuwati crude sailing toward India’s Paradip refinery caught fire Thursday morning…

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$3 billion planned for next-generation hydrogen power plants

Thursday, September 3, 2020, 6:55 AM MDT

Three power plants planned in New York, Virginia and Ohio will test whether hydrogen can one day replace natural gas…

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Wilks Brothers to make offer for Calfrac if recapitalization plan rejected

Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 6:40 AM MDT

Wilks Brothers LLC says it will make a takeover offer for Calfrac Well Services Ltd. if shareholders reject the company's…

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Shale loses another global giant after Schlumberger’s frack sale

Wednesday, September 2, 2020, 6:35 AM MDT

Schlumberger has become the biggest oil-service industry player yet to abandon frack work in North America, a sign that activity…

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Trump administration finalizes coal plant pollution rollback

Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 6:51 AM MDT

The Trump administration on Monday finalized its weakening of an Obama-era rule aimed at reducing pollution from coal-burning power plants…

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Refineries spared from worst of Hurricane Laura

Friday, August 28, 2020, 6:53 AM MDT

Laura made landfall early Thursday near Cameron, Louisiana, as a Category 4 hurricane and has now weakened to a tropical…

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U.S. LNG exporters await damage impact as storm passes

Thursday, August 27, 2020, 6:55 AM MDT

Along with millions of Americans, much of the Gulf Coast’s energy infrastructure is at risk from Hurricane Laura’s “unsurvivable storm…

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Oil industry shuts platforms, rigs, refineries before storm

Thursday, August 27, 2020, 6:10 AM MDT

The energy industry braced Wednesday for catastrophic storm surges and winds as Hurricane Laura cuts a dangerous path toward the…

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Environmental groups sue to block Alaska's Arctic drilling

Wednesday, August 26, 2020, 7:19 AM MDT

Environmental groups filed lawsuits aimed at halting efforts by the Trump administration to open up wide swaths of Alaska's Arctic…

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China seen skipping winter LNG feast with storage brimming

Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 7:05 AM MDT

Don’t expect an LNG buying binge ahead of winter from the world’s fastest growing consumer of the fuel. China will…

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Exxon booted from Dow Industrials in major embrace of tech

Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 6:58 AM MDT

The dominance of technology companies has eclipsed every other story in 2020’s pandemic-upended stock market. Now it’s helping speed changes…

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Gulf Coast refineries shutter ahead of storm, gasoline soars

Tuesday, August 25, 2020, 6:51 AM MDT

Oil and chemical facilities located along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast are shuttering, securing equipment or running through emergency…

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