Azerbaijan state oil company SOCAR claimed none of its facilities were damaged in the fire, but the effect on local wildlife remains unclear.
President Joe Biden signed an executive order halting oil and gas drilling. California environmentalists are pushing their governor to get on board.
Public health and environmental experts say "there's nobody watching" U.S. oil and gas companies along with other leading pollutant operations after the industry complained about being unable to do business during the lockdown.
The administration announced a leasing program on Monday that will open up more than 1.5 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration.
The Art of the Oil Deal? The president came to believe that the Saudis' oil-price war was targeting the U.S., not just Russia.
The message was scrawled on the mural in Edmonton, Alberta, as the 16 year old passed through the city for a climate change rally.
Nearly 7,000 earthquakes occurred between 2014 and 2016.
Israel's defense minister warned drilling would be "a grave mistake," but Hezbollah vowed to "firmly confront any aggression on our oil and gas rights."
The gas rig was much larger than an oil rig.
As former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson takes over the State Department, anti-corruption rules may be overturned before they go into effect.
Business leaders in Tokyo deemed the situation 'very worrying.'
Further unrest in Turkey could destabilize its pivotal position as a transit state for oil and gas.
At $30 a barrel, shale oil is no longer profitable, causing cutbacks in the U.S. oil and gas industry.
With a global climate change summit looming, so are fights over Obama proposals.
"The Arctic is a unique treasure," Clinton tweeted. "Given what we know, it's not worth the risk of drilling."
American taxpayers are not receiving a fair return from the development of their valuable resources.
Norwegian boss, who started in February, set to "move along" when takeover deal closes around early 2016.