Trump Moves To Vastly Expand Offshore Drilling Off US CoastsThe Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans.
Trump Administration Aims To Trim Rules On Offshore DrillingThe Trump administration on Friday proposed to rewrite or kill rules on offshore oil and gas drilling that were imposed after the deadly 2010 rig explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Exxon Says It Will Increase Climate-Change DisclosuresExxon says it will give more details about how climate change could affect its business.
Exxon's 3Q Profit Jumps 50 Percent, Beating ForecastsBuoyed by higher oil prices, Exxon Mobil reported Friday that third-quarter profit jumped 50 percent from a year ago to nearly $4 billion.
EPA Announces $115 Million Cleanup For Houston SiteThe EPA approved a plan to remove sediments laced with highly toxic dioxin from a partially submerged Superfund site near Houston damaged during Hurricane Harvey.
Evidence Of Spills At Toxic Site During Harvey FloodingThe U.S. government received reports of three spills at one of Houston's dirtiest Superfund toxic waste sites in the days after the drenching rains from Hurricane Harvey finally stopped.
Official Says Texas Gas Supply Recovering After HarveyA Texas official says the state's gasoline supply is recovering quickly after shortages he blames on hoarding and panic buying due to Harvey.
Nation's Biggest Refinery In Port Arthur Starts Revving UpThe nation's largest oil refinery is starting to reboot after shutting down ahead of Harvey's onslaught.
Consumers Should Be Aware Of Gasoline Price GougingAs drivers create a run at gas stations across North Texas, some people wonder about the higher than normal prices at the pumps.
Energy Sec. Perry Taps U.S. Petroleum ReservesEnergy Department Secretary Rick Perry has moved to tap the strategic petroleum reserves to help relieve the gasoline shortages due to storm-related refinery shutdowns in south Texas.
Shell, Exxon Say Some Pollution Released As Storm Hit TexasPollutants have been released from refineries operated by Exxon, Shell and other companies as torrential rains damaged storage tanks and other industrial facilities on the Texas Coast.
Harvey Could Have Deep Impact On Texas Oil, U.S. EconomyMassive flooding caused by Harvey along Texas' refinery-rich coast could have long-standing and far-reaching consequences for the state's oil and gas industry and the larger U.S. economy.