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The new color of gold in India: Black

Nov 12, 2013
India is looking for investors in its state-owned oil and coal companies, a big shift for a country that is famously protective.
Posted In: Oil, India, gas

Barge owner talks oil and uncertainty

Oct 28, 2013
Marketplace checks back in with Austin Golding, co-owner of Golding Barges Line in Mississippi.
Posted In: barge, Mississippi, energy, Oil, government shutdown 2013

Can fracking preserve North Dakota's environment?

Oct 18, 2013
The fracking boom is bringing in a surge of development -- and tax revenue -- to North Dakota. Now conservationists have a plan use some of that growth to protect the environment.
Posted In: fracking, North Dakota, Oil, Environment, energy

Mexicans guard oil wealth jealously

Oct 14, 2013
International experts view Mexico's oil industry as inefficient and in need of help.
Posted In: Mexico, Oil, Pemex

On 40th anniversary, a look at the spillover effects of the 1973 Arab Oil Embargo

Oct 14, 2013
How did the 1973 oil crisis convince Americans to reduce energy consumption?
Posted In: Oil, energy, history, Richard Nixon

Mexican oil town not afraid of gringo invasion

Oct 14, 2013
Mexico's president has proposed shaking-up the state-run oil industry and allowing direct foreign investment. The idea is unpopular in much of Mexico, but it's a different story in the oil town of Ciudad del Carmen.
Posted In: Mexico, Oil, Ciudad del Carmen

Why trouble in little Syria has a big effect on oil markets

Sep 10, 2013
Syria doesn't produce much oil. But the Middle Eastern country's issues are having a big effect on the market for crude.
Posted In: syria, Oil

Louisiana agency takes on oil industry over damage to delta

Aug 29, 2013
The levee board for the New Orleans region sued oil companies over their damage to delta wetlands that are a protective buffer against storm surges.
Posted In: New Orleans, levee, Oil

Syria, oil, India, and currency

Aug 28, 2013
With the Syria headlines, the price of oil could become a drag for the U.S. economy and beyond.
Posted In: syria, India, Oil

Uncertainty over Syrian intervention hits oil markets

Aug 27, 2013
The headlines about Syria are altering the shape of financial markets this morning.
Posted In: syria, Oil, middle east

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