Canadians are stunned that Alberta voted out Conservatives in favor of the NDP, a left-wing party. The switch could have a profound impact on Canada's energy industry.
Kiev says that rebels have blocked rescue workers from reaching the mine, where dozens are feared dead.
President Michelle Bachelet recently announced her 2014-18 energy program, pledging to expand a liquefied natural gas port and support renewable energy sources.
If any European country could have a US-like fracking boom, it's Poland. But optimism has waned.
When Chevron tried to start exploratory drilling, local farmers moved quickly to stop them.