The race to attract foreign oil and gas companies could consolidate the transformation of a former pariah state.
Environmentalists trying to block shale gas exploration across Europe are unknowingly helping Putin maintain his energy leverage over the continent.
Islamist militants haven't touched Iraqi oil production or exports yet, but they threaten Iraq's all-important future prospects.
Moscow's cancellation of natural gas exports to Kiev ratchets up the pressure on Ukraine -- and is making European leaders nervous about energy supplies.
As ISIS rolls toward Baghdad, the Kurds are gaining oil, ground, and power.
Americans might have forgotten about the Iraq war, but they’re about to feel it at the gas pump.
China will be the big driver of natural gas markets for the rest of the decade. And Europe is missing the bus.
Southeast Asian countries were teaming up against China -- now they're at each other's throats over water, dams, and fish.
Russia is talking up prospects for a second natural gas pact with Beijing, but this one might be a tougher sell.
Is Beijing suddenly getting on board in the fight against global warming?
But now the question is: Will it survive 2016?
The new rules would clean up the energy sector by 2030, but have sparked bipartisan outrage already.
The Obama administration's ambitious new clean energy policy has the coal industry on the warpath.
The Obama administration is overhauling how it reviews natural gas export projects. That could speed up America's arrival as an LNG exporter.
A new study adds fuel to the political debate over ending the 40-year old ban on oil exports.
The sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat is pushing tensions between Beijing and Hanoi even higher --and driving China's rivals closer together.
Petro Poroshenko easily won Ukraine's elections. But from air strikes in the east to empty government coffers in Kiev, the country's new president will have no time to celebrate.
A court ruling in Japan could freeze Tokyo's plans to restart nuclear reactors after Fukushima.
After years of talks, Moscow and Beijing finally inked a $400 billion deal that will change the face of the global natural gas market.
Moscow and Beijing concluded an energy pact that has been in the works for years. That's better news for China than for Russia.
Vladimir Putin went to Shanghai to sign an energy pact worth billions of dollars. Too bad China wasn't ready to play ball.
This British lawyer has been dead for 360 years. So why is he at the center of China's oil fight with Vietnam?
As factories burn across Vietnam, Beijing's rivals are ganging up on the oil bully.
Climate change threatens American security, military brass say, and Congress is AWOL on the issue.
China's dispatch of an oil rig to waters claimed by Vietnam threatens armed conflict, and makes Washington a party whether it likes it or not.
How a frigid no man's land became one of the most hotly contested territories on Earth.
Vietnam and China are coming to blows over oil. Will it spark a dangerous new era of power politics in Asia?
Beijing's deployment of its billion-dollar oil rig sends a clear message to Vietnam: We'll drill where we damn well please.