A U.S. export authority told some oil companies that they should consider exporting a lightly processed form of crude oil without formal permission.
A flurry of acquisitions of coal assets by Japanese firms signals that some trading houses are betting a depressed coal market is bottoming out.
The price of oil will normalize around $60 as China's economy cools down to digest overinvestment, economist Andy Xie said.
Solar stocks have been dropping on fears that cheap oil will kill demand for renewables. But oil has no impact on solar.
Suddenly cheap oil may spur economic re-calculations across the board, but analysts are sticking with a still-sunny outlook for renewable energy.
An accident at a nuclear facility in Ukraine underscored the country's lack of energy security, said experts and stakeholders.
Over the next 25 years, the U.S. will become a global energy powerhouse. That shift will reshape geopolitical power.
The world will see huge shifts on both the usage and supply sides of the energy equation, according to BP's annual global energy forecast.
Businesses are complaining about Beijing's use of non-tariff barriers from customs clearance to quality restrictions to curb raw material imports.
Natural gas futures swung wildly before closing lower for the first time in 10 sessions, signalling a volatile winter ahead for the commodity.
Gregory Boyce, Chairman & CEO of Peabody Energy, discusses the demand for coal in China and India. He later explains how the firm is combating the stigma of coal consumption.
The energy industry has seen several bankruptcies that ran into the billions of dollars, according to Oilprice.com.
A simmering mix of a strong dollar and weak commodity prices may brew up trouble for junk bond ETFs with a hefty weighting in materials companies.
India's move to cancel allocations of coal reserves promises plenty of turmoil, but it may be more business friendly than it first appears.
Renewable energy advocates got a boost this week from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, but it's not enough to make the oil and gas industry fret just yet.
David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, discusses how Beijing's ban on the importing of highly-polluting coal could impact Australia's mining industry.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell.
CNBC looks at which countries may be worst hit, both environmentally and economically, by climate change.
Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil& Gas for $3.8 billion, becoming the largest producer in North Dakota's Bakken shale play.
An EPA offensive against carbon emissions doesn't overly endorse renewable energy. But renewable energy wins anyway.