Colorado court takes up local laws limiting fracking

Sep 23, 2015
Communities have more costs, fewer benefits from oil drilling and fracking.
Posted In: fracking, colorado, Oil, gas
Flame-resistant clothing.

Why the market for flame-resistant clothing is growing

Jul 9, 2015
Hint: It has to do with fracking.
Posted In: clothes, big oil, gas
U.S. President Barack Obama walks past an oil rig to a stage to speak at an oil and gas production fields on federal lands near Maljamar, N.M.

Riding the oil price roller coaster in New Mexico

May 11, 2015
Businesses in Southeast New Mexico feel the impact of oil prices.
Posted In: Oil, New Mexico, gas, Housing

Oil wells produce even more water than oil

Mar 3, 2015
Huge amounts of wastewater must be disposed of, much of it in deep wells.
Posted In: barrel of oil, groundwater, gas
An Exxon station in Miami.

Big Oil cuts back, but not on dividends

Feb 2, 2015
ExxonMobil profits are down 21 percent, so company curtails jobs and investments.
Posted In: Oil, gas, dividends, stocks
Pumpjacks and wells are at work in an oil field near McKittrick, California.

The future of oil and gas after the boom

Dec 18, 2014
The price of oil is dropping. Good news or bad news?
Posted In: Oil, gas

One shortage in booming oil fields: regulators

Oct 15, 2014
State agencies find that industry offers higher salaries to new college graduates.
Posted In: regulators, big oil, gas

Suzuki recalls 19,000 cars because, spiders.

Aug 27, 2014
Spiders fuel Suzuki's 19,000 car recall.
Posted In: car recalls, insects, gas, Suzuki
Ferguson-Tear Gas

The big business of tear gas, explained

Aug 19, 2014
Clouds — and people running from them — appear in images from Ferguson to Cairo.
Posted In: gas, disorders, riots, Ferguson, missouri, protests

Will the instability in Iraq flow to the pump?

Jun 16, 2014
What exactly goes into the price at the pump
Posted In: gas, gas taxes, Iraqi oil