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Belton, S.C., spill a cautionary tale on pipeline safety, advocates say

...Pipe Lines that claimed the number of pipeline incidents were halved from 1999 to 2013, and that nearly 100 percent of crude oil and petroleum transported through pipelines reach their destinations. But according to an Associated Press database on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-15/belton-sc-spill-cautionary-ta
Oil prices forecast to stay low until 2020

...increases after that.Oil prices are down more than 50 percent since the middle of last year. On Tuesday, the U.S. crude oil contract was trading at $43.95 a barrel.The IEA's report also addresses the upcoming global climate change talks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-10/oil-prices-forecast-stay-l
Industry searches new paths for oil after Keystone rejection

...the tricky task of making sure the crude oil targeted for the pipeline still gets...prices.The U.S. imports more crude oil from Canada than from any other country...the absence of access to Canadian crude oil," he said.For many proponents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-08/industry-searches-new-path
US eases crude oil export ban, allows trade with Mexico

...ma administration approved limited crude oil trading with Mexico on Friday, further...it would spur further drilling for crude oil in the United States. Pemex's...That proposed project would carry crude oil from Canada's tar sands to refineries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-14/us-allows-some-crude-oil-t
Economists still expect rate hike before end of 2015

...continue to expect the strong U.S. dollar and the economic slowdown in China to weigh on the U.S. economy, while lower crude oil prices and monetary policy easing in Japan and Europe are expected to help.Meanwhile, 14 percent of the panelists said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-12/economists-still-expect-ra
Crude oil closes under $40 for first time since 2009

NEW YORK - The price of U.S. oil closed at less than $40 a barrel Monday for the first time since the days of the global economic crisis, on fears of a slowdown in the world economy.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/crude-oil-closes-under-40-
Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

...Thieliant of Capital Economics said in a research note.Lower costs for imports of oil and gas thanks to the drop in crude oil prices have reduced Japan's trade deficit in recent months. The deficit in July was therefore 72 percent lower than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/japan-trade-deficit-widens
Oil supply from non-OPEC nations expected to plunge next year

...still growing, despite signs of economic weakness, as growing use of transportation offsets lower industrial demand for crude oil. The agency forecast global oil demand would rise 1.7 million barrels a day this year, the highest in five years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-11/oil-supply-non-opec-nation
US stocks plunge after bleak Chinese manufacturing report

...with the possibility of slowing demand in China, the commodity markets once again took the brunt of the hit.U.S. crude oil fell $3.79 to close at $45.41 a barrel in New York. Brent Crude, a benchmark for international oils used by many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-01/us-stocks-plunge-after-ble
1st US tar sands mine set to open for business in Utah

...petroleum from formations long thought out of reach.By the company's own estimate, it will make little to nothing at crude oil's current price of $48 per barrel, down from a peak of $147 in 2008. As of Tuesday, U.S. Oil Sands stock was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-21/1st-us-tar-sands-mine-set-