A conference of union representatives, industry leaders and elected officials called for expanded energy infrastructure investment and approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, the Detroit Free Press reports.
BANGKOK (AP) — The price of oil fell below $96 per barrel on Friday after signs of improvement in U.S. employment sparked speculation that the Federal Reserve might scale back its aggressive monetary policy.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Leading oil industry groups said Thursday federal land managers are blocking new energy development and job creation by postponing all oil and gas lease auctions on prime public lands in California until October.
The city of Richmond, Calif. is set to hire the law firm that represented victims of a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pipeline explosion in its bid to win damages for Chevron's 2012 refinery fire, the San Francisco Business Journal reports.
Liberal watchdog group Checks and Balances Project said the State Department inspector general is investigating potential conflicts of interests in the department's environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline, The Hill reports.