Wall Street backs away from Arctic drilling amid Alaska political heat

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – Three big U.S. banks have publicly announced break-ups with Arctic drilling in recent months, reflecting Wall Street’s increasing desire to cast itself as environmentally friendly... Read more »

Iowa’s anger over Trump’s ethanol policy gives Democrats opening

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In a speech last month to farmers in Texas, President Donald Trump won applause as he talked up recent U.S. trade agreements. When he tried... Read more »

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than previously announced

MILL VALLEY, California (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Francisco’s Bay Area and said that when... Read more »

Phillips 66 says boiler plant fire extinguished at Los Angeles, California refinery

FILE PHOTO: The Phillips 66 gas station in Superior, Colorado, U.S., July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (Reuters) – U.S. oil refiner Phillips 66 said a small fire at a... Read more »

Phillips 66 reports fire in Boiler plant area at Wilmington, California refinery

FILE PHOTO: The Phillips 66 gas station in Superior, Colorado, U.S., July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (Reuters) – Phillips 66 reported a fire was extinguished in the area of... Read more »

Oil vs Corn: U.S. lawmakers set hearing on fractious biofuels policy

(Reuters) – The U.S. oil and corn industries will continue a long-running public battle over America’s biofuels policy on Tuesday during a Congressional hearing about the Trump administration’s use... Read more »

Oil vs Corn: U.S. lawmakers set hearing on fractious biofuels policy

(Reuters) – The U.S. oil and corn industries will continue a long-running public battle over America’s biofuels policy on Tuesday during a Congressional hearing about the Trump administration’s use... Read more »

Canada regulator orders Enbridge to halt pipeline overhaul plan due to ‘perception of abuse’

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – The Canada Energy Regulator on Friday stopped Enbridge Inc from auctioning the right to send crude oil through its Mainline pipeline system due to the... Read more »

Humberto strengthens into a hurricane: U.S. NHC

(Reuters) – Humberto has strengthened into a hurricane in the Atlantic and is forecast to strengthen further during the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said... Read more »

Attacks on Saudi facilities threaten spare oil capacity, price hikes

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Saturday’s attacks on key Saudi Arabia processing plants will test the world’s ability to handle a supply crisis as it faces the temporary loss of more... Read more »