A convertible debt deal struck during the 2008 financial crisis led by billionaire Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi is set to trigger a contest for a slice of a $19 billion natural gas project.
Exxon Mobil Corp. will extend benefits to same-sex spouses of U.S. employees after federal government agencies altered the definition of marriage, marking the conversion of one of the last major corporate holdouts on the issue.
Activist Bill McKibben, who helped turn an obscure oil pipeline project into a high-profile political fight, has a new target for his effort to curb global warming: energy companies such as Exxon Mobil Corp.
Koch Industries Inc. and Exxon Mobil Corp. are among companies that would benefit from almost identical energy legislation introduced in state capitals from Oregon to New Mexico to New Hampshire -- and that’s by design.
Exxon Mobil Corp. , Chevron Corp. , ConocoPhillips and Royal Dutch Shell Plc plan to build and deploy a $1 billion rapid-response system to capture and contain oil in the event of a future underwater well blowout.
Exxon Mobil Corp. , the world’s largest oil company, said its plan to drill a deep-water oil well in the Gulf of Mexico called Hadrian has been delayed by a U.S. moratorium on offshore drilling permits.
Total SA, Europe’s third-largest oil company, may win a contract from the Sri Lankan government in a month to study the prospect of oil and natural gas deposits deep off the island’s fabled white-sand beaches.