Stung By Low Oil Prices, Exxon Loses 'AAA' Rating From S&PLow oil prices have helped cost Exxon its pristine "AAA" credit rating from Standard & Poor's, a label it held for over six decades.
Feds: EPA Fails To Protect Water From Oilfield ContaminationThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is failing in its mandate to protect underground drinking water reserves from oilfield contamination, according to a federal review.
TransCanada Resumes Oil Shipments Through Keystone PipelineTransCanada Corp. has resumed sending oil through the Keystone Pipeline after a weeklong shutdown prompted by a leak and oil spill.
Texas Oil And Gas Regulator Dashes Army Corps' Drilling RuleTexas' oil and gas regulator has challenged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' authority to ban hydraulic fracturing and limit injection wells near a North Texas dam.
Shell, Saudi Aramco Split Assets, Including Big Texas RefineryRoyal Dutch Shell PLC and Saudi Arabian Oil Co. will split up the assets of their joint U.S. venture, which will see the kingdom's state-owned producer take full ownership of America's biggest oil refinery.
Wall Street Plunges Again As Oil Continues To SlideAnother plunge in the price of crude oil sent stocks sharply lower on Wednesday.
Global Stock Markets Slide, Oil Falls Below $30 A BarrelU.S. stocks are opening sharply lower, led by steep declines in energy companies as the price oil takes another tumble.
Hard Times In The Texas Oil Patch As Bust Takes HoldThe drumbeat of low crude oil prices has taken hold in the oil and gas industry, from South Texas to Wall Street.
Gas Prices In Texas Remain The Same At $1.76 A GallonRetail gasoline prices across Texas this week remain the same as last week, at $1.76 for a gallon of unleaded fuel.
TransCanada Files Legal Challenges To Keystone Pipeline RejectionTransCanada filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday in Houston alleging President Barack Obama's decision in November to kill the pipeline exceeded his power under the U.S. Constitution.
Oil Slump Weighing On Housing Markets In Texas, North DakotaThere's a dark side to those delightfully low gas prices: Housing markets are slumping in communities that were recently flush from the U.S. shale oil fracking boom.
Retail Gasoline Prices Across Texas Drop 7 Cents This WeekRetail gasoline prices across Texas have dropped 7 cents this week to settle at an average $1.90 per gallon.