The U.S. Energy Information Administration's annual energy outlook anticipated that the industrial sector's energy demand would outpace all other sectors through 2040.
Tesla's highly-touted power storage system is being put to use by a new solar panel system in Florida.
A Texas company that already has obtained shipping commitments from oil companies to build a 1,100-mile pipeline from western North Dakota to Illinois is having a tougher time getting permission from North Dakota landowners.
"This divestiture reflects our continued focus on driving growth within the higher-margin core businesses where we offer greater value to our customers," said Luis Fernandez-Moreno, Ashland senior vice president and president of Ashland's Chemicals Group.
Wisconsin will not comply with the president's plan without "significant and meaningful changes," Walker said.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced it is partnering with Health Canada to streamline chemical hazard labeling standards between the two countries.
The nearly 1.3 million-square-foot facility, located in the province of Chonburi, will begin production in the third quarter of 2016 and will support an initial annual capacity of 45,000 tons.
One expert cautions that the current gulf between oil supply and demand could be just the beginning.
This week’s look at who’s getting kudos and who’s getting flak spotlights the go-to cleaner in oil spills, and the fracking mogul accused of trying to get earthquake researchers fired.
"This is a high-risk problem," Fries said in a warm breeze that stirred the sea's mirrored surface. "No one wants to swim or dive in a sea with pipelines, oil platforms and tankers."
Authorities say Clark complained to a safety manager about the harassment and was terminated in retaliation.
It's good news, chemical engineers...for now.
At least 31 people have been killed in Texas, Oklahoma and northern Mexico due to flooding in recent days, and analysts warn more storms are likely this week — potentially affecting the oil patch.
Just one missing product could shut down an entire operation.
The Port of Longview says it is negotiating with an energy company on a proposal for a new crude oil refinery on the Columbia River.
Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged job growth lower in states from Texas to North Dakota.
That is one of several environmental and company-governance resolutions on the agenda at the oil giant's annual meeting Wednesday in Dallas.
Archer Daniels Midland is shifting toward new uses for corn in light of lagging demand for two of its most prominent products.
“By nature, specialty chemical manufacturing is innovative, and many SOCMA members rely on the R&D tax credit to help them remain competitive in the global marketplace," said William Allmond, the group's senior lobbyist.
While he may still be "searching for a heart of gold," Neil Young's latest move is to release an entire rock album dedicated to slamming Monsanto.
Nigeria — Africa's biggest oil producer— generates more than 2 million barrels of petroleum a day but imports the refined product because its refineries are not maintained.
The owner closed the business after it suffered $1 million damage.
Oil prices have crashed and the industry has laid off around 100,000 workers — but many oil CEOs are still sitting pretty.
The challenge is in leveraging Big Data to manage the business better and create new opportunities.
Visitors bob in surf where oil once washed in, and some restaurants have 90-minute waits for dinner on the weekend.