The U.S. Energy Information Administration says in each major shale region, production from new wells is not large enough to offset production declines from existing legacy wells.
Citing low natural gas prices and other factors, NRG Energy said it will close its Tonowanda and Dunkirk coal plants in New York, costing 145 total jobs.
Local officials who long feared that designation as a federal Superfund site would harm economic development have requested disaster funds to help the toxic mine leak cleanup.
Trump says his boycott is the result of the cookie maker's decision to close a plant in Chicago and move it to Mexico.
A New Jersey judge approved the state's $225 million settlement with ExxonMobil, he expressed concern over delayed cleanup at a polluted creek, which a state lawmaker says could open up a route to appeal the decision.
Researchers suggest that the new substance could provide solutions in a wide variety of circumstances, from underwater ship or pipe repair to serving as an alternative to sutures during human surgery.
The new process could also enable hydrogen from other sustainable energy sources to be used in chemical processing, and could eventually be applied to different microbes and additional chemicals.
The transaction would create an oilfield equipment and services powerhouse.
The refinery — the Midwest's largest — spiked gas prices in the region after it was shut down earlier this month, and its restart reportedly could result in a considerable price drop.
A majority of the nearly three dozen who responded to the survey predict tepid economic growth, weak pay gains and modest hiring for the next two years at least.
Oil hadn't closed below $40 since February 2009, although it briefly traded below that level on Friday. Monday's closing price was the lowest since Feb. 18, 2009.
The company announced the job cuts Tuesday, saying the move would cut costs by 125-150 million euros ($144-173 million) by the end of 2017.
The Waikiki beach area was closed Monday after storm water flowed into the city's sewage system as a weather system linked to Tropical Storm Kilo dumped heavy rain on the islands.
The Consumer Protection Agency said that recent inspections of selected goods by top foreign brands such as Colgate-Palmolive and Procter & Gamble have found high levels of toxic ingredients.
Though officials say water quality has returned to the level it was before the spill, farmers reportedly don't want to risk contaminating the soil for future generations.