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  • Auto Industry Blues: Here's Why Things Are So Bad Monday, 7 Apr 2008 | 8:47 AM ET

    So I come back from vacation, and while I feel refreshed, I find most of the folks I deal with in the auto industry are tired, sluggish, and looking for a break. I can't blame them. This is a rough time in the car biz, and I don't think it will get better.

  • First Solar Is Hot Thursday, 3 Apr 2008 | 6:52 PM ET

    Cramer gives the definitive breakdown of why this is the stock of the future.

  • Should U.S. Crack Down on Fuel Speculators? Thursday, 3 Apr 2008 | 3:02 PM ET
    Heating Oil Delivery Truck

    Are hedge funds and investment banks unfairly driving up fuel costs for families in the U.S. -- or are soaring energy prices the result of a strong global economy and a free financial system? Industry officials are debating the question -- and will present their arguments to CNBC on Thursday.

  • Americans Prefer Energy Fix to Cancer Cure: Poll Thursday, 3 Apr 2008 | 2:09 AM ET
    Patrons line up for fuel, Tuesday, May 30, 2006, in Cincinnati. Oil prices rose above $72 a barrel Tuesday ahead of an OPEC meeting in Venezuela and the start of the Atlantic hurricane season later this week. The Memorial Day holiday marked the beginning of the peak driving season in the U.S., a period when energy traders are extra skittish about any loss of oil production or refining capacity. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

    A nationwide survey of nearly 700 people suggests that Americans would prefer more money be invested in technology to solve the nation's energy ailments than to cure cancer or other diseases.

  • Toshiba Seeks Share of $14 Billion US Reactor Deals Thursday, 3 Apr 2008 | 12:30 AM ET

    Japan's Toshiba said on Thursday it is negotiating for its share of revenue from four nuclear reactor orders in the United States, which other firms estimate to be worth a total of $14 billion.

  • Toyota Says Prius is not Government-Funded Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | 11:08 PM ET
    **FILE** Unsold 2007 Prius hybrid sedans sit on the lot of a Toyota dealership in Boulder, Colo., on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007. Hybrid vehicles are on track to achieve record U.S. sales this year despite signs consumer interest in hybrids is waning, an auto information company said Thursday.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file)

    Toyota Motor on Wednesday challenged a claim by a former senior executive that Japan's government funded the development of technology that drives the market-leading Prius hybrid.

  • Arch's Coal Is Already Clean Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | 7:08 PM ET

    Forget ethanol – this company’s got an alternative for the alternative.

  • US March Auto Sales Drop, GM Off 13% Wednesday, 2 Apr 2008 | 2:37 AM ET

    U.S. auto sales dropped 12 percent in March in a decline blamed on shaky consumer confidence, high fuel prices and concern that a housing market downturn could spread into a full recession.

  • Applied Materials' Sunny Side Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 6:34 PM ET

    A burgeoning solar business is going to change the way we look at this company.

  • Wind turbines are seen in Dronten, the Netherlands, July 27, 2006. The Dutch have used windmills for centuries to pump water out of their low-lying country, and old-fashioned wooden mills are closely linked with their international image. But in the face of a large and growing lobby against the windmill's modern electricity-generating counterpart, the wind turbine, the country has now started moving them offshore and out of sight. (AP Photo/ Peter Dejong)

    Democrats think they have a revenue-neutral solution: shift some $18 billion in subsidies now helping the bottom line of the oil and gas industry to fledging green industries – wind, solar and alternative fuels.

  • Truckers Snarl Traffic in Protest of Fuel Prices Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 2:46 PM ET
    Trucks on roadway.

    Independent truckers around the country pulled their rigs off the road and others slowed to a crawl on major highways in a loosely organized protest of high fuel prices.

  • Forget Oil -- Try New Energy Plays Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 1:09 PM ET

    As fuel prices soar and the government debates Big Oil taxation, what's an investor to do? Turn to alternative ways to play energy, according to Kevin Landis, chief investment officer at Firsthand Capital Management.

  • Corn Cuts to Hit Home at the Supermarket Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 9:49 AM ET
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    A sharp reduction in the corn harvest this year will squeeze consumers further at the grocery store and spark more criticism over using corn to make biofuel instead of food.

  • Russian Tatneft Mulls Joint Project with Chevron Tuesday, 1 Apr 2008 | 4:08 AM ET

    Russian mid-sized oil firm Tatneft said on Tuesday it is considering a joint project with Chevron after the head of the U.S. oil major's Russian operations met the president of Tatarstan.

  • General Mills CEO: Food Inflation Will 'Moderate' Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 3:42 PM ET

    But a global economic boom will keep at least some prices up.

  • Web Exclusive: Quiz Cramer Continued Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 11:42 AM ET

    Watch the video to see Cramer's advice on how to day trade, what to do with Motorola, renewable energy stocks and more.

  • Stop Trading!: Buy Nat Gas Stocks Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 3:42 PM ET

    They're some of the S&P's best performers today and with good reason.

  • Kansas Coal Plants Still Caught in Standoff Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 2:50 PM ET

    Supporters of two controversial coal power plants proposed for Western Kansas say they hope to pass new legislation this week that could override an expected veto by the governor and allow the $3.6 billion project to move ahead.

  • Daimler CEO Sees Fuel Cell Use in Near Future Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 2:33 PM ET

    With summer driving season around the corner, and the cost of gasoline at record highs, pain at the pump has become an everyday reality. And that has some automakers shifting their focus to alternative fuels, like hydrogen cells.

  • Kansas Coal Plants Still Caught in Standoff Wednesday, 26 Mar 2008 | 1:08 PM ET

    Supporters of two controversial coal power plants proposed for Western Kansas say they hope to pass new legislation this week that could override an expected veto by the governor and allow the $3.6 billion project to move ahead.

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