Steven Mufson

ReporterWashington, D.C.


The research faults cement seals and bad casing for methane leaks.

  • Sep 15, 2014

Western forces could target trucks carrying oil from a handful of refineries in northern Iraq.

  • Sep 15, 2014

The measures, aimed at a bank and oil projects, seek to strengthen the tenuous cease-fire with Ukraine.

  • Sep 12, 2014

Ben van Beurden talks about climate change, Russia sanctions, the Keystone XL pipeline and more.

  • Sep 10, 2014

The federal ruling opens the way for billions in fines under the Clean Water Act.

  • Sep 4, 2014

Plaintiffs blamed the firm’s cement job on BP’s Macondo well for a blowout on the Deepwater Horizon rig in 2010.

  • Sep 2, 2014

The answer could help determine whether Iraq can remain unified.

  • Aug 4, 2014

On Tuesday, the Obama administration moved to choke off the flow of U.S. technology for Arctic and shale oil exploration in Russia, the country’s next hydrocarbon frontiers.

  • Jul 30, 2014

The report comes ahead of public hearings on curbing emissions from power plants.

  • Jul 29, 2014

The country will need billions of dollars of new economic assistance this year, economists say.

  • Jul 22, 2014
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Steven Mufson is a staff writer covering energy and other financial news. He has worked at The Post since 1989 and has been its chief economic policy writer, Beijing correspondent, diplomatic correspondent and deputy editor of the weekly Outlook section. Earlier, he spent six years working for The Wall Street Journal in New York, London and Johannesburg and wrote a book about the 1980s uprisings in South Africa’s black townships.
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