Proposal would allow offshore drilling in 90% of U.S. waters (except Florida)
January 10, 2018, 10:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Department of the Interior proposal is already being criticized by coastal state governors and environmental groups.
Belize permanently suspends new offshore oil exploration to protect coral reefs
January 9, 2018, 10:26 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Belize is home to the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.
Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 21, 2017, 12 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is linked to the GOP's tax overhaul plan.
Standing Rock protesters celebrate as pipeline is halted
December 5, 2016, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Activists relish the victory, but many of them still aren't leaving.
In oil-producing countries, low oil prices can be a boost to renewable energy
February 16, 2016, 1:37 p.m. by Sami Grover
Do the math: If you're making less money on exports, you need to export more and use less oil close to home.
Even BP admits it: Some existing oil reserves are unburnable
October 17, 2015, 7:52 a.m. by Sami Grover
As the world moves away from fossil fuels, oil companies are trying to reposition themselves.
Shell backs off Arctic 'for the foreseeable future'
September 28, 2015, 2:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The oil giant has spent billions on a quest to drill off Alaska, but now it's abruptly putting those plans on ice.