5 hrs ago
Climate Policies Must Break Free From Big Oil
It seems an odd time for environment policy wonks to throw a party. The level of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere is higher than it has been in three million years, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in the US.
13 hrs ago
The World's Best Corporate Websites
CEO Tim Cook testified before a U.S. Senate panel yesterday about allegations that the technology giant had engaged in massive tax evasion, there was no sign on Apple's corporate website of this headline-making news story.
13 hrs ago
Judge drops one obstruction charge against former BP exec
A U.S. judge dismissed one obstruction charge against a former BP executive related to testimony about the rate of oil spilling into the Gulf of Mexico from the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Tue May 21, 2013
BP plc (ADR) (BP) Targeted to Flourish by Fall
Attracting a lot of attention in BP plc's options pits today is the October 46 call , which has seen over 5,400 contracts change hands.
Oil Price Manipulation Awakens Libor, Enron Ghosts
Cherry-picks the very best investment opportunities from all 11 research services - in energy, commodities, currencies, biotech, and more.
Mon May 20, 2013
BP plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Sanford C. Bernstein
's stock had its "market perform" rating restated by equities researchers at Sanford C. Bernstein in a report issued on Monday, ARN reports.
BP One Step Closer to Completion of Carson Refinery and Southwest US Retail Asset Divestment
BP announced today that it expects to complete the sale of its Carson Refinery and Southwest U.S. retail assets to Tesoro Corporation in the second quarter of this year now that the transaction has received U.S. Federal Trade Commission clearance.
Fri May 17, 2013
Texas sues BP for Deepwater Horizon damages
The state of Texas on Friday joined other Gulf Coast states that have sued London-based BP Plc for damages and civil penalties related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
Thu May 16, 2013
Nordic American Tanker CEO Says Market Turnaround Will Bring 'Loads of Money'
Hansson opened the interview by mentioning his upcoming visit with oil giant Exxon Mobil , commenting Nordic American Tanker has "done a lot of business with them", along with Shell and BP .
Tue May 14, 2013
Texas gets $203M in cleanup funds from Deepwater disaster
Texas will receive millions of dollars from a cleanup fund aimed at restoring coastal damage from the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010.
Mon May 13, 2013
The great algae conspiracy: Are oceans being destroyed to replace oil with algae?
In what he describes as "the mother of all conspiracy theories," an Arizona-based talk radio host says the powers that be are intentionally destroying large bodies of water in a bid to create a multi-trillion-dollar biofuel industry.
BP plc (ADR) (BP), Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR) (RDS.A): Where's The Oil?
Although the North Sea event didn't have the massive implications of the Gulf of Mexico spill, it continues a trend that should worry investors.
BP plc Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, StocKRatingsNetwork.com reports.
Fri May 10, 2013
U.S. urged to work with Mexico in Eagle Ford development
U.S. officials discussed the need for collaboration with Mexico in the Eagle Ford Shale during the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston.
The B-Side: Tony Mitchell of People Positive
We're calling it 'The B-Sides," and it's an online feature on Fridays that will include portions of business-leader profiles that we simply couldn't fit in the print edition of the paper.
Wed May 08, 2013
Resource Investing News
Bill Powers: Pickens and Stansberry Wrong, Shale Gas Production to Fall
Energy pundits sing natural gas' praises, but Bill Powers, author of "Cold, Hungry and in the Dark: Exploding the Natural Gas Supply Myth," isn't buying it.
Tue May 07, 2013
A Progressive Divide: Unions Vs. Environmentalists on Keystone XL
Typically united on the progressive front, unions now stand in opposition to environmentalists on the Keystone pipeline because of the project's job creation potential.
Transocean LTD (RIG), Seadrill Ltd (SDRL): Which Deepwater Play Will Line Your Pockets?
Deepwater drilling is overshadowed by onshore oil and natural gas plays, but the profits are still very real.
BP plc's "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Grupo Santander
's stock had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Grupo Santander in a report released on Tuesday, Analyst Ratings Network reports.
Mon May 06, 2013
OTC draws leaders of energy companies, foreign countries
Lamar McKay, CEO of BP Plc's worldwide upstream business, said BP plans to hire 900 engineering, science and business graduates this year.