Self-determination doesn't necessarily mean freedom. Can an independent Scotland achieve both?
FP talked energy with Jose Manuel Soria, Spain's point man on everything from green subsidies to offshore drilling.
Europe and the United States are ratcheting up sanctions on Russia, but Putin is not standing still.
Geopolitical crises abound, but oil producers are still pumping -- and pumping more than the world needs.
Offshore energy fueled Scotland's dream of independence. The eclipse of North Sea oil and gas is killing it.
What everyone gets wrong about Beijing's bullying in the South China Sea.
Why some Libyans see a solution to the country's political crises in a document that was published 63 years ago.
The dispute between Baghdad and Erbil over Iraqi Kurdistan's oil exports has steadily ratcheted up this year. Now they are fighting in court over $100 million of oil anchored outside of Houston.
The Islamic State, the world's richest terror group, is reaping millions of dollars a day from selling stolen oil to shady businessmen across the Middle East.
An arbitration panel in The Hague finds that Moscow dismembered Yukos for political purposes and awards record damages to former shareholders.
The White House shouldn't allow Argentina's debt problems to impede U.S. energy security.
Can the Kurds prevent Maliki from sabotaging the country's oil infrastructure?
Can Canada's indigenous communities stop Prime Minister Stephen Harper from turning the country into a petrostate?
Mexico's president threw open the door to reforming the energy sector, potentially reversing 75 years of revolutionary legacy. Now the ambitious overhaul is colliding with messy political reality.
Islamist militants haven't touched Iraqi oil production or exports yet, but they threaten Iraq's all-important future prospects.
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.
A new study adds fuel to the political debate over ending the 40-year old ban on oil exports.
When Putin arrives in Shanghai to try and ink a new multibillion-dollar energy deal, it'll be the Chinese -- not the Russians -- who will be laughing all the way to the bank.
How a frigid no man's land became one of the most hotly contested territories on Earth.
Beijing's deployment of its billion-dollar oil rig sends a clear message to Vietnam: We'll drill where we damn well please.
Forget Chávez and his Bolivarian Revolution -- it's oil that wrecked the Venezuelan state.
China's plan to build a new trade route with Pakistan is threatened at both ends by terrorism.
Ghana is one of Africa's big economic success stories. But the discovery of oil has confronted it with some tricky problems.
The Obama administration's incremental approach to sanctions designates key individuals, but leaves the commanding heights of the Russian economy untouched.
The disintegration of South Sudan, the world's newest country, is driving a foreign-policy shift in one of the world's oldest.