The technology of fracking is moving so fast that the process is becoming cheaper and cleaner. But the industry and the public are talking past each other.
The posted gas price is an effort by Lukoil franchisees to protest high fuel costs passed onto them by their parent company, according to Consumer Energy Report. A total of 57 Lukoil franchise owners are taking part in the gas price protest.
OPEC's oil reserves haven't been independently verified, but there's evidence they've inflated the numbers. Here's why it matters.
Romney energy plan wants to open federal lands to drill onshore and US waters to drill offshore, but gives short shrift to renewable energy and ignores fuel efficiency, carbon-dioxide emissions, and climate change. Part 1 of a three-part series on the Romney energy plan.
Does rising GDP really boost energy consumption? A long look at history suggests that energy is the driver.
Carbon dioxide emissions resulting from energy production declined in the US in 2011, according to the US Energy Department. A battered economy and high fuel prices may account for the drop in emissions.
Escalating international dispute over South China Sea islands involves an oil bonanza of unknown proportions. Here are steps China, Japan, the US, ASEAN, and others can take to neutralize regional competition over energy.
For the first time in 30 years, carbon-dioxide emissions from coal-fired plants are dropping, due to the slow retirement of old coal plants. But the West is still more reliant on coal for electricity than states in the East.
Europe wants to escape Gazprom's stranglehold by diversifying into shale gas. But Gazprom is throwing up obstacles.
A microbe can turn wind and solar electricity into natural gas while sucking carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. But it's commercial feasibility is not yet tested.
Gas prices are set to decline even without a release from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Temporary factors that have pushed up gas prices are now ending.
Renewable energy is a potential solution in Iran's nuclear standoff with the West. Iran's Ahmadinejad is already investing in new renewable energy projects.
EPA rules for compliance could force some plants to close because they don't have time for a retrofit.
Oil prices belie the industry's story of continued abundance in oil supplies.
Conservatives say Pentagon shouldn't worry so much about oil prices. Really?
For starters: Without the energy to cook their food, humans would have much more limited food supply and spend half the day eating.