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March 23 2012

13:40

On Our Radar: Polluted Rivers

Industrial facilities continue to dump millions of pounds of toxic chemicals into American rivers, lakes and streams every year, federal figures show.

March 22 2012

19:37

The Outlook for Energy Independence

The United States reduced oil imports from OPEC members by more than 20 percent in the last three years and it has become a net exporter of refined petroleum products.
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March 07 2012

22:55

What Makes Gasoline Prices Go Up?

Cognitive dissonance persists on the presidential campaign trail and in Congress, but some energy statistics are telling.

January 30 2012

21:04

July 27 2011

02:27

Modeling Plant Metabolism to Optimize Oil Production

ScienceDaily (July 26, 2011) — Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a computational model for analyzing the metabolic processes in rapeseed plants — particularly those related to the production of oils in their seeds. Their goal is to find ways to optimize the production of plant oils that have [...]

June 16 2011

12:12

Who Will Step Up to Meet Oil Demand?

A report predicts that Canada, Brazil, Colombia and the United States will come to the rescue as oil demand starts to outstrip production over the next five years.

May 12 2011

19:03

House Passes Third Drilling Bill

May 12, 2011 Washington, D.C. — By a vote of 243-179 the House of Representatives passed a third drilling bill that aims to increase oil production in the Outer Continental Shelf, leaving southern California, all of the Atlantic Coast, Bristol Bay in Alaska and the Arctic Ocean vulnerable to a BP oil spill disaster. Sponsored [...]

May 05 2011

17:27

Dissecting This Week's Oil Price Tumble

Nationwide, most drivers have not changed their habits much, which suggests that prices will advance again before long.

March 08 2011

17:32

February 10 2011

16:06

January 31 2011

20:49

In an Oil Price Gap, the Scent of Tar Sands

A buildup in stocks related to rising oil imports derived from Canadian oil sands has helped make crude significantly cheaper in the United States than it is in Europe or Asia.

November 14 2010

13:47

Is 'Peak Oil' Behind Us?

Production of conventional crude oil probably topped out for good in 2006 and will reach an "undulating plateau" between 2020 and 2035. a report from the International Energy Agency says.

August 30 2010

17:26

New Study Links Toxic Pollutants to Canadian Oil Sands Mining

Native Canadians living downstream from the oil sands mines in Alberta Province have long complained that their high cancer rates were related to the expanding excavation of bitumen for the production of synthetic crude. A new study in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences is backing their position.

June 30 2010

16:49

U.S. Fines BP for Misreporting Gas Production

The Interior Department has fined BP America $5.2 million for filing false reports about energy production on Indian tribal lands in southwest Colorado.

June 22 2010

18:16

November 17 2009

13:15

No Peak in Oil Before 2030, Study Says

A new report suggests that oil production will not peak for at least two more decades, and will plateau for decades after that.
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