A Kansas State University biochemist is improving biofuels with a promising crop: Camelina sativa. The research may help boost rural economies and provide farmers with a value-added product.
In a new study, a researcher at Arizona State University’s Biodesign Institute examines the trajectory of chemicals appearing as emergent threats to human or environmental health.
A Canada-based energy company is considering building an oil refinery in the eastern North Dakota community of Devils Lake.
A company that makes industrial lubrication systems could receive state and local incentives to build a new manufacturing plant in the St. Louis area.
The CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine Monday night at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport, the company said.
North Dakota oil regulators say a well that leaked oil, gas and brine for more than two days has been brought under control.
Shell Midstream Partners LP filed for an initial public offering that could be worth about $750 million before expenses and discounts.
A British energy company said on Monday that it made its first major oil discovery in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, though the government said it's too soon to tell if the find is commercially viable.
A powerful explosion has shaken the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine as daily battles continue in the region despite a nominal cease-fire being in place.
The cost of electricity would increase substantially and service reliability could be significantly affected under proposed federal environmental rules, the staff of the Virginia State Corporation Commission said in comments filed this week with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week.
India freed diesel prices from government control Sunday while raising natural gas tariffs in the biggest-yet reform by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, as it aims to boost the country's economy and overhaul its energy sector.
Halliburton Co. (HAL) on Monday reported profit of $1.2 billion in its third quarter.
Platform Specialty Products Corp. is spending about $3.51 billion to buy rival chemical maker Arysta LifeScience Ltd.
Police in upstate New York say three students were rushed to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a chemical explosion at the University of Rochester.
Washington state's major industrial sources released about 6 million more metric tons of greenhouse gases in 2013, a 30 percent jump from the previous year, according to the latest data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.