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If it can convert natural gas to transportation fuels and commodity chemicals, it could reduce our dependence on oil.
A startup called Siluria thinks it’s solved a mystery that has stymied huge oil companies for decades.
A method for getting oil out of tarry sands could reduce the costs and lower the greenhouse-gas emissions associated with its extraction.
As yet another biofuels company prepares for a stock offering, some wonder if the company is worthy of going public at all.
High crude prices, cheap natural gas, and U.S. demand boost heavy oil profits—and greenhouse gases.
High fuel prices make the cars cost-effective in Europe.
A copper-based catalyst helps turn the gas into antifreeze and household cleaners.
An improved catalyst could reduce the cost of making methanol from methane.