Feb 6, 2014 New shale oil fields in the middle of the country, far from pipelines, depend on rail to get to coastal refineries
Jan 20, 2014 As part of a deal with world powers, Iran says it has begun suspending its nuclear program.
Jan 17, 2014 The company is reporting weak profits. Shell says it was hit by higher exploration costs and lower oil and gas volumes.
Dec 31, 2013 An intense oil-train fire in North Dakota demonstrates the scale of damage possible when oil is moved by rail.
Dec 26, 2013 After a dismal experience in 2012, Shell took this year off from trying to drill in the Arctic Ocean. But drilling will come.
Dec 12, 2013 Exxon and other oil companies say, “Heck, yes.”
Dec 11, 2013 Denmark and other countries are staking claims to the sea surrounding the North Pole, with an eye to oil exploration.
Dec 4, 2013 Dow Chemical says it’s shifting away from the commodity chemical market so much so that it may drop 'Chemical' from its name.
Nov 25, 2013 International firms are now making calculations about whether to do business in Iran.
Nov 25, 2013 Europe's automotive industry and others may benefit from lifted sanctions on Iran.