A Congressional Review Act measure to repeal the methane waste reduction rule failed on a vote of 51-to-49 in the Republican-led chamber.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
With Russia so much in the news lately, we decided to take a closer look at Russia itself with the help of two regional experts.
By Larisa Epatko
California Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday asked President Barack Obama to permanently ban new offshore oil and gas drilling in the state before he leaves office.
By Elliot Spagat, Associated Press
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's choice for Energy secretary, has close ties to the Texas oil industry.
By Stephen Braun, Associated Press
By Associated Press
President Barack Obama says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is examining whether the Dakota Access oil pipeline can be rerouted in southern North Dakota.
By Michael Biesecker, Associated Press
Hacked emails show Hillary Clinton's campaign wrestled with how to announce her opposition to construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.
Oklahoma state regulators have taken a hard look at the practice of disposing of wastewater underground, and how it affects earthquakes.
By PBS NewsHour
Oil prices have been dropping since the industry’s boom in 2014, and with that decline comes economic uncertainty for oil towns like Dickinson, North Dakota. Over 180 rigs drilled at the nearby Bakken oil field two years ago; only 27…
By Paul J. Weber, Associated Press
The worst oil bust since the 1980s is putting Texas and other oil producing states on the hook for thousands of newly abandoned drilling sites.
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