EU warns U.S. it could swiftly counter new sanctions on Russia

EU warns U.S. it could swiftly counter new sanctions on Russia

BRUSSELS — The European Union warned on Wednesday that it was ready to act within days to counter proposed new U.S. sanctions on Russia, saying...
U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians

U.S. energy secretary duped into fake interview with Russian comedians

WASHINGTON — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry optimistically discussed expanding American coal exports to Ukraine and other energy matters during a lengthy phone call...
Russia sanctions carve out will help some energy companies

Russia sanctions carve out will help some energy companies

While President Donald Trump criticized over the weekend the "phony" investigation into his campaign's contacts with Russian officials while running for office, Congress struck...
Mystery surrounds the only oil well ever drilled in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Mystery surrounds the only oil well ever drilled in Alaska’s Arctic...

With oil development advocates again emboldened by the prospects of cracking open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a big secret that could add to the...
Statoil finds new natural gas in the Barents Sea

Statoil finds new natural gas in the Barents Sea

“This is not the result were hoping for,” says Statoil's Jez Averty, senior vice president for exploration in Norway and the UK, after the...
Congressional budget subtly bores path to Arctic refuge drilling

Congressional budget subtly bores path to Arctic refuge drilling

House Republican leaders this week released their budget plan, the first step in funding the federal government for the 2018 fiscal year.Nowhere in the...
Prudhoe Bay spill in April leads to wider review, suspension of 14 wells

Prudhoe Bay spill in April leads to wider review, suspension of...

BP has shut in 14 wells at the Prudhoe Bay field to prevent a replay of the oil and gas release on April 14 that...
Under settlement, ExxonMobil proposes more oil production at Point Thomson field

Under settlement, ExxonMobil proposes more oil production at Point Thomson field

ExxonMobil is proposing a dramatic increase in oil production at a North Slope field, under the terms of a 2012 settlement with the state...
US regulators approve Eni plan to drill from a man-made island into federal Arctic leases

US regulators approve Eni plan to drill from a man-made island...

The Trump Administration Wednesday approved an oil company’s plans to explore for oil in federal territory of the U.S. Arctic Ocean, using extended-reach drilling...
Alaska boosts investment in North Slope oil processing facility to spark new production

Alaska boosts investment in North Slope oil processing facility to spark...

An Alaska state agency will add more money to the $70 million it has already invested toward building an oil-processing plant and related infrastructure on the...