A reserve of at least 50,000 billion cubic feet of natural gas may lay untapped off the coast of Israel, according to OilPrice.com. The question is, who will claim it?
Up to 90 percent of the energy used to house the data for the world's websites is simply wasted, according to a report issued by The New York Times.
Researchers at Rice University have created a lithium ion battery which can be painted on virtually any surface.
A report from the National Wildlife Federation highlights the role it says oil companies play in U.S. politics, stating energy companies are influencing legislation in favour of oil, natural gas and coal policies, according to OilPrice.com
A new report by the US Congressional Budget Office found that tax credits and other initiatives will not significantly impact the overall fuel-efficiency of cars on American roads, according to Consumer Energy Report.
Thousands of wind industry jobs are at risk if government tax credits are not renewed, according to Consumer Energy Report.
The European Union announced new laws aimed at limiting crop-based biofuels to only 5 percent of transport fuel used in the region, according to Consumer Energy Report.
Two years after the BP oil spill, drilling in the US Gulf of Mexico is growing again. It may soon reach the levels that it was at before the spill, according to OilPrice.com.
Royal Dutch Shell has placed an order for the first ever floating liquified natural gas plant, according to OilPrice.com.
Two studies from the International Energy Agency show that the fuel efficiency of consumer vehicles could be increased by 50 percent by the year 2040 if the necessary technologies and policies are implemented in a timely manner, according to Consumer Energy Report.
Drivers in North America are now competing with the rest of the world for cheap American crude oil, Schaefer writes. The result? High gas prices.
A reservoir of oil just 45 miles off the Irish coast is estimated to contain more than a billion barrels. The potential extraction of this oil has come at a perfect time for Ireland’s struggling economy, Burgess writes.
In a speech at Johns Hopkins University, Canada’s ambassador to the United States bet on the US approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, according to Consumer Energy Report. If approved, the Keystone XL pipeline would pump oil from Alberta’s oil sands to Gulf Coast refineries in Texas.