HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by one this week to 1,875.
BOSTON (AP) — Comedian Bill Cosby and his wife Camille are supporting protesters marching across Massachusetts in opposition to Kinder Morgan's proposed natural gas pipeline.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it will probe a fatal, truck explosion that happened last spring when a forklift pierced the vehicle's natural gas fuel tank.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Officials say a gas explosion in southwestern Turkey has killed one person and injured 25 others.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says an explosion believed to be of natural gas has injured several people in southwestern Turkey.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and liberal Democrats on Thursday derailed a Senate bill to help hunters and potentially aid Democratic senators seeking re-election in GOP-leaning states. It's the latest bipartisan measure to fall victim to election-year maneuvering.
MANDAREE, N.D. (AP) — Officials say around 1 million gallons of saltwater spilled into a North Dakota bay, causing some environmental damage but sparing a nearby lake that provides drinking water for an American Indian reservation.
(BPT) - With the demand for electricity and natural gas rising, right along with energy costs, American homeowners can easily spend hundreds of dollars a month on utility bills.
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 7, 2014--The Rohatyn Group (“TRG”), an independent investment firm focused on emerging markets, today announced that TRG Growth Fund II has sold its minority stake in Transportadora de Gas Internacional S.A. ESP (“TGI”) to majority shareholder Empresa de Energia de Bogota S. AS. ESP (“EEB”), for $880 million. EEB, a leading energy holding company in Colombia with interests across the electricity and natural gas sectors, is a publicly listed company controlled by the District of Bogota.
HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by one this week to 1,874.
(NAPSI)—More than 95 percent of Americans have cooked outdoors in the past year and 80 percent of U.S. households have an outdoor barbecue, grill or smoker, according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association.
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Port Manatee looks to be the fastest-growing port in the country. Recent figures show the port proves a dynamic increase in trade activity within the past 4 months, bringing an international boost to the Suncoast economy.
(BPT) - For people building new homes in the coming months, the ever-increasing pain of monthly utility bills for cooling and heating their homes has them looking for more energy-efficient construction methods. In 2014, homeowners have been burdened with electricity costs that rose 5 percent, heating oil 7 percent and natural gas 10 percent, as reported in USA Today. At the same time, homebuilders are challenged to meet increasingly stringent energy codes imposed by cities and counties.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider whether a group of energy companies can be sued under state antitrust laws for illegally manipulating natural gas prices more than a decade ago during California's energy crisis.
PLANO, Texas (AP) — A man charged with trying to blow up a North Texas natural gas pipeline in 2012 has pleaded guilty to two of the charges he faced at trial.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oil and gas exploration company Devon Energy Corp. is selling some U.S. oil and gas properties to Linn Energy LLC for $2.3 billion.
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 30, 2014--Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) and GDF SUEZ have completed a deal that will boost development of the Moorside new nuclear power project on the West Cumbria coast in northwest England – the largest, single proposed nuclear power plant construction project in Europe.
JERUSALEM (AP) — A developer of a natural gas field off Israel's coast has signed a letter of intent to provide gas to a facility in Egypt.
SAFFORD, Ariz. (AP) — A moderate earthquake has struck in Arizona near the New Mexico line that was widely felt across the region, but no injuries or damages were immediately reported.
HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by 15 this week to 1,873.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus' president says other European Union countries recognize the Mediterranean island nation's potential to become a new conduit for natural gas to the continent.