The plan by France's EDF to build two new reactors with financial backing from a Chinese state-owned firm was championed by May's predecessor David Cameron as a sign of Britain's openness to foreign investment. But just hours before a signing ceremony was due to take place on Friday, May's new government said it would review the project again, raising doubts... » Read More
Paul Dorfman, senior research assiocate at the Energy Institute in University College London, criticises the plans for a new U.K. nuclear power station because it could be too expensive and take too long to build.
Lynn Good, Duke Energy CEO talks with CNBC's Kate Kelly about her tenure at the company and how a rate hike will impact the cost of capital.
CNBC's Kate Kelly talks with Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good about the benefits of cheap commodity prices and the move towards cleaner energy.
India's prime minister is to tell states to raise electricity prices in return for access to a financial bailout package.
Short-selling specialist Jim Chanos is stepping up his attack on two companies led by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk.
Connected device company Nest Labs will release a 3rd version of the Learning Thermostat. Re/code reports.
Sen. Harry Reid said that a Nevada utility, owned by Buffett's Berkshire, is proposing a potential blow to the state's rooftop solar industry.
Puerto Rico, already hobbled by debt, is weighed down by outdated infrastructure that has increased the cost of doing business on the island.
Temperatures are set to reach dangerous highs throughout the south and east coast as a heat wave rolls through, NBC News reports.
Andrés Gluski, AES Corp. CEO, discusses his company's strategic alliance with Tesla's new batteries, and where they are finding success providing power.
Anxiety over an interest-rate increase sunk the once-hot utilities sector. Is now the time to jump back in?
Venture capitalists have invested over $1 billion in this clean-tech darling that uses fuel cells to convert natural gas into electricity.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a plan to provide homes with energy storage, but it's not clear how much it will benefit consumers.
Solar power is proving it can compete without government help. And that means the main criticism of solar—cost competitiveness—is history.
Solar's big heyday may be just three years away as the unsubsidized cost of panels plus storage will cost less than the grid in some areas, Bernstein said.
Across Asia, governments are trying to boost renewables' share of the energy mix, but often, there's one big obstacle holding projects back: money.
Prices of fossil fuels may be plumbing multi-year lows, but that's not likely to keep them from being displaced by renewable energy, analysts said.
The myth that only liberals support solar technology is being shattered by loud voices coming from the right.
Some utilities are pushing back against the growing number of customers who use solar technology to generate their own electricity.
American Electric Power on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $191 million, falling short of estimates.