WASHINGTON, July 29- New York state and nuclear power have never been best friends, but the state is expected to decide as soon as Monday on a proposed subsidy plan that could furnish the rest of the country with a model for saving a struggling industry while reducing carbon emissions. Five plants in states from Florida to California have shut since 2013 and many... » Read More
Online search and advertising giant Google is teaming with investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. to develop four solar energy farms serving the Sacramento Municipal Utility District in California.
The typical American household will spend a record $4,155 filling up this year, or 8.4 percent of the family income, the highest since 1981.
Sharing perspective on where the current market stands and what America needs, with Kelly King, BB&T chairman/CEO.
Taking advantage of abundant energy in the nation, such as wind and solar, and making profits, with Hemant Taneja, General Catalyst Partners managing director.
In the first lease auction for Gulf of Mexico oil & gas drilling held since the BP oil spill, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is expected to raise hundreds of millions of dollars for the federal treasury.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on the federal government auctioning off land for oil drilling in New Orleans.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the rise of oil prices as Iran's military exercises take place in the Strait of Hormuz.
With the only international emissions agreement, the Kyoto Protocol, expiring in 2012 and greenhouse gases still rising, we clearly need a new obsession — or a way to pay for the most catastrophic impacts of climate change, says CNBC.com guest blogger Terry Tamminen.
Nothing goes up forever, certainly not in the stock market. But among the auto stocks, Tesla shares have been among the few that have motored higher as the sector has stalled this year. Just for comparison, year-to-date TSLA shares are up 14.5% while the S&P auto manufacturers index is down 35.3%.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson has the data on crude oil inventories demand this week.
Scrutiny over oil and gas fracking, a hard landing for rare earth stocks, and a surprising jobs engine.
So which are the best cities to live in the world? We've put together a list of the world's 15 cities with the best quality of life.
Daniel Yergin shared his thoughts with CNBC on some of the hot topics in the energy world. Yergin is the author of the new best-seller "The Quest: Energy Security and the Remaking of the Modern World," the successor to his Pulitzer Prize winning book, "The Prize."
Environmental laws and regulations are not the evil that some politicians would have you believe, says CNBC.com guest blogger Terry Tamminen.
India has recently pulled far ahead of China on one dubious development marker — air pollution in the country’s capital. The NYT reports.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses eco-friendly stocks like Green Plains and EOG Resources.
CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on the push to find an alternative to oil is fueling an economic boom throughout Ohio and Pennsylvania.
With Thailand recovering from the worst flooding to hit the country in decades, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra says the government is serious about solving the country's long-term problems and will invest in water management to ensure such flooding doesn't happen again.
CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.
Ed Rendell, former Pennsylvania governor, discusses what it will take to improve America's infrastructure.