The extended slump in oil prices is spurring one Houston-based law firm to shut its doors. But the closure is unlikely to spell doomsday for big law firms that raced to Houston in recent years to grab oil and gas work.
Britain's oil and gas industry is in a crisis as dwindling production and low prices are killing off company profits and jobs in the process. In fact, things are so bad that the number of jobs has fallen at its fastest rate since 2004,...Show More Summary
Dining off the carcass?
Those traveling by car this holiday weekend will spend an average of 73 cents less a gallon than they did this time last year
It's Thanksgiving weekend, and millions of Americans are making the drive home for dinner. Fortunately for drivers, Thanksgiving gas prices this year are the lowest since 2008, according to the Energy Information Administration. TheShow More Summary
Matt York/APA motorist fuels his vehicle Tuesday in Gilbert, Ariz. With Thanksgiving gas prices at its cheapest since 2008, the number of travelers is expected to rise. By JUSTIN PRITCHARDLOS ANGELES -- An expanded version of America's...Show More Summary
Falling gas prices means more people on the road, more smartphones in hand.
The roads are going to be crowded this Thanksgiving, with 42 million drivers expected to travel the highways and byways of the U.S. According to AAA, they’ll be enjoying the lowest prices at the gas pump for the holiday since 2008. Retail averages have fallen for 17 straight days for a total drop of $0.15 per gallon, the travel and …
One of the little fables, falsities really, of the DECC’s approach to climate change rests upon just the one number. And that’s what is the price of natural gas per therm going to be off into the future. We could assume that the price will be roughly the same as today. Or it might fall […]
Amidst all the news about gas prices and weather forecasts for this Thanksgiving week, Monday’s morning and evening newscasts on ABC and NBC found no time to mention that Washington Post reporter and U.S. citizen Jason Rezaian had been sentenced by Iran’s Revolutionary Court to an unspecified prison term after being detained in July 2014.
If you notice the airport is more crowded than normal this Thanksgiving holiday, that’s because they are. American travelers are taking to the roads, skies, and waterways as the economy continues to improve and gas prices fall. An increase...Show More Summary
Lynn Pittinger is co-author on this post. He is a consultant in petroleum engineering, economic evaluation, and decision analysis. The Haynesville Shale play needs $6.50 gas prices to break even. With natural gas prices just above $2/Mcf (thousand cubic feet), we question the shale gas business model that has 31 rigs drilling [...]
The average price of gasoline in the United States has dropped by 11 cents to $2.14 a gallon. That’s the lowest price point since late January, according to a Lundberg survey released on Sunday. The decline continues as oil refinersShow More Summary
The low oil price and a reduction in newbuilds have driven the integrity of existing assets up the agenda for the oil & gas industry. However, the cost of inspection programs can be significant,
We covered everything you need to know about Google Maps on Android a few months ago, but this app just keeps getting better and better. Last month, Maps introduced a new feature that lets you search along your current route for gas, food, and other pit stops. Show More Summary
Oil and gas producer says revenue from Queensland LNG deals won't boost capital spending.
Just a few years ago if you wanted a fuel efficient vehicle, you had to make some performance sacrifices with a downsized engine or hybrid powertrain. Models, like the Toyota Prius made waves when gas prices skyrocketed by getting anywhere from 45 mpg to 55 mpg. Show More Summary
Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post via Getty Images By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ NEW YORK -- A stronger economy and lower gas prices mean Thanksgiving travelers can expect more congested highways this year. During the long holiday weekend, 46.9...Show More Summary
The number of motorists on U.S. roadways during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday is likely to rise only modestly, AAA estimated on Tuesday, suggesting that the recent surge may be weakening as low gas prices become less of a novelty. Show More Summary