When Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin met at the Group of 20 summit in Mexico in 2012, Europe was reeling from the Greek debt crisis and the Arab world was aflame from Libya to Syria.
Odebrecht SA, Latin America’s biggest construction company, and an affiliate agreed to pay more than $3.5 billion to resolve bribery allegations involving Brazil’s state-run oil company, the largest corruption penalty ever levied by global authorities.
Total and Petrobras today confirmed they had signed an Assets Package Agreement.
The Railroad Commission of Texas, the state’s oil and gas regulator, collected nearly $20 million in fines from the oil, gas and pipeline operators in 2016, according to the commission’s year in review report released Tuesday.
Dec. 21, 2016 came as a shock to the scientific community as protectionist sentiment swept across the world - spurring Trump’s presidential victory and Brexit. Scientists have historically relied on global collaboration to progress their field; sharing knowledge is vital to creating breakthroughs. And so experts hope that this can continue - in spite of major political changes.
President Barack Obama has imposed a permanent ban on oil and gas drilling in most US-owned waters in the Arctic Ocean.
Total has invested $207million in n Tellurian to develop an integrated gas project.
President Barack Obama is preparing to block the sale of new offshore drilling rights in much of the U.S. Arctic and parts of the Atlantic, a move that could indefinitely restrict oil production there, according to two people familiar with the decision.
Texas added nearly 21,000 jobs in November and the unemployment rate fell, the Texas Workforce Commission reported Friday.
The British International School of Houston (BISH) celebrated the Grand Opening of their innovative 275,000 square-foot campus with a star-studded line up.
When Rex Tillerson visits Capitol Hill next month for his confirmation hearings, senators will weigh two competing questions: Are his close ties to Russia disqualifying? Or do his years as the globe-trotting, deal-making chief executive for Exxon Mobil Corp. merit making him the top U.S. diplomat?
Statoil has sold its 100% owned Kai Kos Dehseh (KKD) oil sands projects in the Canadian province of Alberta to Athabasca Oil Corporation.
President-elect Donald Trump has announced his selection of former campaign rival Rick Perry to be the country’s next secretary of energy.
Houston-based Patterson-UTI Energy said it will buy Oklahoma’s Seventy Seven Energy for $1.42 billion as it prepares for the presumed oil recovery.
Houston’s not the only Texas town to handle the 2-year-old oil price crash better than previous downturns.
Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court broke up John D. Rockefeller’s Standard Oil in 1911, the energy industry has been at loggerheads with the federal government. Now it is the government -- or may be if Exxon Mobil Corp. Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson is confirmed as President Donald Trump’s secretary of state.
The U.S. Energy Department rejected a request from President-elect Donald J. Trump’s transition team for the names of workers who played a role in implementing President Barack Obama’s climate agenda.
A North Dakota pipeline spilled 4,200 barrels of oil into a creek 150 miles from Standing Rock.
Donald Trump has picked Exxon Mobil boss Rex Tillerson to lead the US State Department, dismissing concerns about the businessman’s close ties with Russia, sources close to the president-elect’s team have said.
Canadian Natural Resources has raised $200million after selling off a non-core asset.
Texas home sales are on track to surpass 2015's record with the highest sales volume in the state's history, according to the Texas Annual Houston Report.
A bankruptcy judge this week approved a reorganization plan for Key Energy Services, which will let the Houston-based oil field services contractor emerge from bankruptcy by the end of this year.
Pantheon Resources has appointed Phillip Anthony Gobe as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director with immediate effect.
Exxon Mobil Corp. Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson is emerging as Donald Trump’s choice as secretary of state, a move that would hand top diplomatic powers to a man whose ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin go back almost two decades.
Quebec’s legislature passed a bill that will pave the way for more oil and gas exploration, providing a boost to drillers such as Junex Inc. while drawing criticism from environmental, aboriginal and citizen groups.