Chief Andrew Mackenzie highlighted he will base future decisions on BHP's "four key pillars": coal, iron ore, petroleum and copper.
The miner and trading house giant is spending more on coal than any of its three closest competitors, BHP, RIO and Anglo.
Mexico's notoriously violent drug barons have turned to mining to both expand and diversify their sources of revenue.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has a few reasons to smile.
When 'industry does a poor job of talking to people … bad info fills the void,' conference panellist says.
First drop in mining ouput in seven months.
Canada’s natural resources minister Joe Oliver continues to hit back against critics of the country’s oil sands.
But not a long-term threat to the OPEC.
Scientists cultivate the fattest algae – progress in the world of algae as a biofuel.
Sale of Canaverales and Papayal open-pit mines expected to be completed by year-end.
The ruling’s most controversial point is the one that allows miners to potentially bring hundreds of foreign workers into the country.
The two main coal consumers, China and India, are turning back to it because it is cheaper and more reliable than oil or renewable energy sources.
It's the costliest ad campaign undertaken in recent years.
Americans currently import close to 10 million barrels of crude per day and Canadian oil accounts for 30% of that total.
Measured and indicated pit constrained mineral resources now stand at 5.1 million ounces of gold, up almost 10% from a previous estimate.
Thanks to the shale boom, markets already perceive the trade balance optimizing, energy prices are cheaper than they would otherwise be and we've even cut carbon emissions.
While production is not expected until after 2020, the finding was welcomed in a province that leans heavily on offshore earnings.
Though Syria is not a major producer of oil, the impact of war can reach far beyond its borders. Conflict in the Middle East almost always results in higher oil prices for the rest of the world.
Prosecutors argue Belo Sun Mining Corp. has failed to study the impact on Amazon communities.
Report prepared by Deloitte & Touche shows the pipeline could also generate $10 billion in GDP just in the construction phase.
The Asian country ranks in the top ten for coal, iron, and gold. It holds vast reserves of copper, it’s a well-known diamonds exporter and holds the 11th largest proven reserves of both oil and natural gas.
Ecuador’s mining chamber of commerce values the country’s total mineral wealth at $220 billion.
Gernot Wober, 47, had been held captive by the National Liberation Army, Colombia's second most powerful rebel group.
It will move 1.1 million barrels of crude per day from Alberta to New Brunswick
Because it would trigger the expansion of the oil sands, causing carbon pollution to increase by more than 1.2 billion tonnes over its 50-year life,
CONCORD, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – July 12, 2013) – Epsilon Energy Ltd. ("Epsilon" or the "Company") (TSX:EPS) today announced that following discussions with JVL Advisors, LLC and Advisory Research, Inc., the Company has agreed to support a…
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