WTI Crude

Loading...

Brent Crude

Loading...

Natural Gas

Loading...

Gasoline

Loading...

Heating Oil

Loading...

Rotate device for more commodity prices

EIA: Coal Is Dying As Renewables Rise

EIA: Coal Is Dying As Renewables Rise

The EIA has forecast global…

OPEC Unfazed By Falling U.S. Oil Demand

OPEC Unfazed By Falling U.S. Oil Demand

As the full impact of…

Energy / Energy-General

Alt Text

New U.S. Fuel Standards Raised to 54.5 mpg by 2025

Aug 29, 2012 at 16:25 | David Gabel

Not long ago, the Obama Administration raised the federal fuel efficiency standards, known as CAFE, to an average 35.5 mpg by 2016. Yesterday, they announced the CAFE were being raised…

Alt Text

CNOOC Offers up Oil and Gas Blocks Near Disputed Waters

Aug 29, 2012 at 10:08 | Joao Peixe

China’s state-owned CNOOC is preparing to auction off oil and gas blocks to foreign companies near disputed waters claimed by Vietnam and Japan. In a second round of auctions…

Alt Text

How the Obama Administration Helped Revive the U.S. Auto Industry

Aug 28, 2012 at 17:10 | Climate Progress

The Obama administration is about to promulgate fuel-economy and carbon-pollution limits for 2017 to 2025 model cars. These essential standards will reduce oil use, save families money from lower gasoline…

Alt Text

Networked Energy: Transforming the U.S. Electrical Grid

Aug 28, 2012 at 17:04 | Science Progress

Constructive national debate on energy policy in the United States has ground to a standstill despite broad political and economic consensus on the urgency of energy innovation. The American people…

Alt Text

U.S. Energy Policy Debate too Myopic

Aug 27, 2012 at 15:57 | Daniel J. Graeber

Brazilian state oil company Petrobras last week announced it encountered a 984-column of hydrocarbons in an offshore field just days after boasting of a new discovery off the coast of…

Alt Text

What’s Missing in the Romney Energy Plan?

Aug 27, 2012 at 13:20 | Gary Hunt

“An affordable, reliable supply of energy is crucial to America’s economic future. I have a vision for an America that is an energy superpower, rapidly increasing our own production and…

Alt Text

Humanity's Need for External Energy

Aug 27, 2012 at 13:06 | Gail Tverberg

Strange as it may seem, humans seem to have evolved in a way that we have a need for external energy, such as energy from burning wood or fossil fuels.…

Alt Text

Why I Love/Hate the Oil Companies

Aug 23, 2012 at 14:35 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

With oil (USO) getting ready to take a run at $100 a barrel once again, the first thing I do when I get up every morning is to curse the…

Alt Text

Ethiopian PM's Death Brings Uncertainty and Opportunity

Aug 22, 2012 at 12:48 | Jen Alic

The death of Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi after a lengthy illness on 20 August could have the effect of temporarily stalling the country’s grand five-year plan and slowing the…

Alt Text

Grid Power and the Death of the Automobile

Aug 22, 2012 at 12:39 | Gregor Macdonald

India’s recent series of power blackouts, in which 600 million people lost electricity for several days, reminds us of the torrid pace at which populations in the developing world…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News