Aug 9, 2011
But on the upside, it could mean lower gas prices at the pump
Aug 3, 2011
Oil from the Canadian oil sands has become big business in the Midwest, boosting the economy by creating jobs. But some say those jobs come at a cost.
Jul 29, 2011
Some have been spinning off their refining operations to avoid taking a hit for crude costs they can't pass on
Jul 26, 2011
A distracted Congress votes today on whether to push a controversial oil pipeline through the approval process.
Jul 20, 2011
This final note today. Just 'cause we haven't touched on oil in a while: crude closed up today just over $98 a barrel....
Jul 15, 2011
In the wake of the recent Exxon oil spill in the Yellowstone River and last year's BP spill, lawmakers will meet to dissect rules and decide on approving a new pipeline.
Jul 11, 2011
A study from accounting firm KPMG urges a close look at fossil fuel risks.
Jul 7, 2011
Exxon's oil is sullying fields and contaminating water as far as 400 miles downstream.
Jul 6, 2011
Regulators and communities want better oil spill cleanup plans that reflect actual worst case scenarios.