Chinese diplomat visits Vietnam over oil rig operating in part of the South China Sea that both countries claim.

Several UK-focused oil explorers believe there at up to 20 million barrels of oil at a new field discovered near Gatwick Airport in southern England.

Executives with two big Canadian oil companies are taking recent oil price weakness in stride, signalling no immediate plans to throttle back spending, but ensuring they have the flexibility to do so if needed. Cenovus Energy Inc. and Husky Energy Inc. are both in the midst of finalizing their capital budgets in 2015, with details set to be unveiled in December.

Several UK-focused oil explorers believe there at up to 20 million barrels of oil at a new field discovered near Gatwick Airport in southern England.

Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft will continue to drill in the Arctic Kara Sea on its own after the departure of Exxon Mobil.

ConocoPhilips says its J-Block gas field in the UK North Sea is on an unplanned outage.

Tesla Motors Ready To Conquer AustraliaBidness ETCTesla Motors Inc (TSLA) is out to conquer the world and Australia is its next target. Despite the fact that demand for Tesla vehicles outstrip its production capacity, the electric vehicle manufacturer is intent on establishing a global footprint. The ...

Detroit Free PressGov. Snyder signs bill banning direct Tesla salesDetroit Free PressGovernor Rick Snyder today signed bipartisan legislation aimed at discouraging Tesla Motors from selling its electric cars directly through company stores. House Bill 5606, sponsored by state Rep. Aric Nesbitt, also prohibits auto manufacturers from ...

When two Colorado-based green criminologists turned to examine the heated local issue of oil and gas development with their area of focus in mind - not what is a crime, but what should be considered a crime - they found a pattern among the response received by the thousands of residents who have complained to the state about the oil and gas ... (more)

Russia's largest oil producer Rosneft will continue to drill in the Arctic Kara Sea on its own after the departure of ExxonMobil.

With the development phase of Australia's LNG industry starting to slow, contracting companies operating in the country are diversifying into new areas of service.

Oil Slump Makes Fluor Stock a Potential DoubleBarron'sAnd oil profits could be next. West Texas Intermediate crude fetched just under $82 a barrel Thursday, down about $10 over the past month and $15 over the past year. That raises concerns over Fluor's work on mines and rigs, the latter being especially ...