MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-06-10 16:47]

What's behind the spike in pump prices where you are?

After prices spiked much higher than average in several parts of the country, a lot of drivers are wondering why they're suddenly shelling out more to fill up.After prices spiked much higher than average in several parts of the country, a lot of drivers are wondering why they're suddenly shelling out more to fill up.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-04-12 23:33]

Part 4: Disputes on  fracking impact obscure its future

Many facts about fracking's impact on the environment remain hotly contested. Consequences like water contamination have proven, but often it is not clear if they were directly caused by fracking or the result of sloppy drilling practices.Many facts about fracking's impact on the environment remain hotly contested. Consequences like water contamination have proven, but often it is not clear if they were directly caused by fracking or the result of sloppy drilling practices.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-04-04 00:26]

Drivers could see lower gas prices this summer

Drivers can expect "significantly lower" gasoline prices this summer, but only if gas futures drop below the key level of $2.90 a gallon, professional trader Jim Iuorio told CNBC on Wednesday.
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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-31 18:25]

Part 3: Energy boom could shake global order

Power Shift: A dramatic change is occurring in how energy is being produced and consumed around the world – one that could lead to far-reaching changes in geopolitics.Power Shift: A dramatic change is occurring in how energy is being produced and consumed around the world – one that could lead to far-reaching changes in geopolitics.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-29 21:32]

Video: Oil may again alter Mideast's course

April 1, 2013: As energy production in North America climbs, NBC News' Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel explores what it will mean to oil-producing countries in the Middle East. (NBC News Web Extra)As energy production in North America climbs, NBC News' Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel explores what it will mean to oil-producing countries in the Middle East. (NBCNews.com)


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-25 09:52]

Part 2: Boom begins to ripple through US economy

The boom in new oil and natural gas flowing through U.S. pipelines is beginning to ripple through the wider American economy.The boom in new oil and natural gas flowing through U.S. pipelines is beginning to ripple through the wider American economy.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-20 18:42]

Oil firms, environmentalists OK new fracking rules

In an unlikely partnership between longtime adversaries, some of the nation's biggest energy companies and environmental groups have agreed on a voluntary set of standards for gas and oil fracking in the Northeast.In an unlikely partnership between longtime adversaries, some of the nation's biggest energy companies and environmental groups have agreed on a voluntary set of standards for gas and oil fracking in the Northeast.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-20 17:57]

For oil markets, China isn't what it used to be

Analysts argue that China has less pull on market prices than it did even a few short years ago.
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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-18 15:39]

Interactive map: Where US energy is produced

See which states produce different types of energy, and where "fracking" is taking place.See which states produce different types of energy, and where "fracking" is taking place.


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MSNBC Oil & Energy News [2013-03-18 15:23]

Part 1: Energy boom dawning in America

In a turnaround that industry insiders describe as nothing short of amazing, advances in drilling technology have drastically altered America's energy picture, setting the stage for a boom that many believe could supercharge the entire economy.In a turnaround that industry insiders describe as nothing short of amazing, advances in drilling technology have drastically altered America's energy picture, setting the stage for a boom that many believe could supercharge the entire economy.


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