by Katie Valentine Posted on June 26, 2014
The state's governor wants to build more pipelines in order to reduce flaring and get more oil and gas to market.
by Claire Moser - Guest Contributor Posted on June 23, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
A recent AP analysis found that 40 percent of oil and gas wells identified as high-risk went uninspected by federal regulators between 2009 and 2012.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 17, 2014
Iraq is experiencing a convulsive upheaval as the Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) is clamping down its hold on parts of the country and expanding its territory in others. Billions of barrels of oil are at play.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 10, 2014
A confidentiality notice would stipulate that route information is only provided to emergency responders on a need-to-know basis.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 17, 2014
Oil trains could soon be traveling through Lac Mégantic, the tiny Quebec town that was the scene of one of the deadliest train accidents in Canadian history last July.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 14, 2014
Two World Wildlife Fund (WWF) staff members have received death threats for speaking out against oil exploration in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 13, 2014
Because the well is under confidential status, the size of the spill isn't being released.
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 13, 2014
The figure represents an 18 percent increase in the number of spills since 2012, despite a decrease in the number of rigs.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 12, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing has yet to be used in Florida, but many companies are eyeing the technology as a way to explore delicate ecological areas in the state for fossil fuel reserves.
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 11, 2014
It would be incorrect and irresponsible to say Boko Haram specifically commits its crimes because of climate change, but it may be one of the factors driving unrest in Nigeria.