April 21, 2011 A weak dollar, ongoing troubles in the Middle East and North Africa and rising demand from strengthening economies could combine to send prices well above the current $3.84 a gallon average.
April 1, 2011 Can you guess the number of rigs that are now actively looking for oil and natural gas in the United States? It now stands at 1,776 — one of America's favorite numbers. The figure reflects a rise of 38 rigs in the past week, and a gain of 311 over the same week one year ago.
March 10, 2011 A House subcommittee has voted to deny funds for the EPA to regulate greenhouse gases, in a Thursday session that pitted Republicans against Democrats in a heated debate.
February 23, 2011 Experts warn that over the next few weeks and months oil prices could be "highly volatile."
December 27, 2010 The price of crude is up more than 30 percent since May and rising demand could push it even higher.
October 4, 2010 Iraq says its proven oil reserves are a quarter higher than thought. The oil minister said Monday that Iraq has proven reserves of 143 billion barrels. But the nation's distribution system is still devastated by years of sanctions and war.
June 14, 2010 In our first hour, the future of oil, and reporting on the oil spill. In our second hour, "Click" and Tift Merritt.