The ruling, which affects 11 gold mining companies, is the first of its kind in the South American nation.
Unsatisfied with the pace at which the federal government is acting to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, several U.S. states and a few Canadian provinces are forging ahead with their own initiatives.
Global research from Lloyd’s Register Energy confirms the priorities up to 2025
North American oil and gas companies experienced a severe correction this summer, following a run-up through the first half of the year.
For thousands of years of development as a species, humans never really needed to understand the real meaning behind big, unreachable numbers such as billions or trillions.
Not even the specter of a spillover of Islamic extremism from Somalia can dampen the atmosphere in Kenya, where commercial oil production is expected to begin in 2016 and discovery after discovery has made this the hottest and fastest-paced hydrocarbon scene on the continent.
Miners are having a tough time getting funded, and although Canadian oil and gas has performed well over the last few quarters, some companies might be overvalued. No wonder investors are confused.
Producers’ limited export pipeline capacity coupled with the end of the U.S. summer driving season has tend to lead to oil surpluses, sending prices down. .. Not this year.
It always seems prices at the pumps rise much faster when oil prices increase, but they move much slower when oil prices decline. I guess that’s big oil for you.
Here is one interpretation of how much is left on Earth.
The court’s ruling could force President Obama’s hand in making a final decision whether to green light the stalled project.
Consolidation is coming to the oil and gas industry, says Brandon Dobell of William Blair & Co.
The firm no longer expects to complete its $7.3 billion (and climbing) project in four years.
Climate change continues to drive energy policy, despite the fact that there is no way to reconcile eradicating energy poverty in much of the world with reducing carbon dioxide emissions.
Gold assets among favourites.
The news comes only a day after MMX announced it was temporarily halting operations at its only producing mine.
Shares in the company fell by almost 8% on the news, hitting an all-time low.
The division contributed just $746 million of the $21.12 billion earnings BHP reported for the 2013 financial year.
Apache Corp. says the discovery may herald a new oil “province” for Australia.
Tighter border controls are set to disrupt the flow of essential supplies and even workers trying to get to work at the African country's mining operations, companies say.
The merger is the largest in the energy sector in the last 15 years.
After the WHO declared the current outbreak an “international public health emergency.”
Local populations now have the ability to almost instantaneously aggregate and mobilize around an idea, ideology, or common cause.
Enbridge's Line 9 reversal project threatened after Maine city council opposes exporting Alberta oil.
Pipelines, however, have proven to be neither an easier nor a cheaper solution.
Calgary Herald columnist, Stephen Ewart, talks about the forecast for relentless oil sands production growth over the next three decades.
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