NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil drillers in North Dakota's Bakken shale fields are allowing nearly a third of the natural gas they drill to burn off into the air, with a value of more than $100 million per month, according to a study to be released on Monday. Full story
George P. Mitchell leveraged a penchant for hard work, an appetite for risk and dogged persistence in the face of futility into a technological breakthrough that reshaped the global energy industry and made the wildcat oilman a billionaire. Full story
HOUSTON (Reuters) - The flow of natural gas from a ruptured well at a shallow-water Gulf of Mexico drilling rig has stopped, and the fire on the rig off the coast of Louisiana has been reduced to a small flame, U.S. regulators said on Thursday. Full story
CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the latest on the natural gas inventory report.
Investigations are taking place into a well leak. It is mostly natural gas, and none is being released into the Gulf of Mexico, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
The new HBO documentary, Gasland II, delves into the communities and corporations involved with producing natural gas for the US. The film’s director, Josh Fox, joins MSNBC’s Alex Wagner with more.
Chris Hayes talks to director Josh Fox about his new fracking documentary Gasland Part II.
Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., joins Morning Joe to discuss why even though he's a "pro-pipeline senator" he is opposed to the Keystone XL pipeline.
Motorists queue to fill up on natural gas at a Petronas station, with the company's headquarters at the landmark Petronas Twin Towers visible in the background, in Kuala Lumpur July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Bazuki
Motorists queue to fill natural gas at a Petronas station with its landmark Petronas Twin Towers headquarters in the background, in Kuala Lumpur in this February 4, 2012 file photo. Petronas plans to sell down its stake in a $20 billion Canadian liquefied natural gas export project to as low as 50
A cloud of natural gas rises from the Hercules 265 drilling rig located 55 miles off the coast of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico as seen in this handout photo from the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement taken July 23, 2013. REUTERS/Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement/Handou