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Perry says renegotiating NAFTA needed because of U.S. energy bounty

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said it makes sense to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, in part because of the enormous new supply of U.S. oil and gas locked in once-inaccessible shale rocks.  

US oil and gas 'resurgence' expected as global demand grows

Oil demand is forecast to keep rising until 2040, with natural gas growing by a sharp 40 percent. U.S. set to become the undisputed leader in crude and gas production.  

U.S. to Dominate Oil Markets After Biggest Boom in World History

The U.S. will be a dominant force in global oil and gas markets for many years to come as the shale boom becomes the biggest supply surge in history, the International Energy Agency predicted.  

Nebraska to decide on Keystone XL pipeline next week

Regulators in Nebraska will announce their decision on the Keystone XL pipeline project next week.  

Keystone XL pipe has adequate commercial support: TransCanada

TransCanada Corp has received adequate support from crude oil shippers on its long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, but the parties still need to work out specific terms, the company said on Thursday as it reported a rise in quarterly earnings.  

Boom! Weekly US crude oil production hits an all-time high

U.S. crude oil production hit an all-time high last week, according to preliminary government data, in another sign of the resilience of American shale drillers.  

Energy regulators should recognize natural gas is key to reliable grid

In a little over a month's time, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is due to make a decision that could fundamentally alter the way that energy markets operate in much of the United States.  

Bakken oil production to climb, but Permian, OPEC pose risk

The path of production in the Bakken Shale formation over the past year has been dramatically pressured by everything from the OPEC supply cut agreement to delays in building the Dakota Access pipeline, resulting in output swings of hundreds of thousands of barrels per day, North Dakota's top oil regulator told S&P Global Platts Tuesday.