Electric Utilities


  • A 'Superpower' That Couldn’t Keep the Lights On Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 6:41 AM ET
    An Indian diner waits for his meal in candle light at a hotel during a power cut in Siliguri on July 31, 2012. A massive power failure hit India for the second day running as three regional power grids collapsed, blacking out more than half the country in a crisis affecting over 600 million people.

    First it was corruption of staggering proportions, then an ill-conceived tax to claw back capital gains from foreign companies; that was followed by slowing growth and a swooning rupee. Now a power blackout in India has left 700 million people without electricity.

  • Power Failures Hit Half of India     Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 2:22 PM ET

    India is crippled by a blackout for a second day in a row, with CNBC-TV 18's Shereen Bhan.

  • Cramer Chats With American Electric Power CEO Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:29 PM ET

    Nick Akins, CEO of American Electric Power, tells Cramer about the state of the energy industry.

  • Cramer Interviews Consolidated Edison CEO Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:09 PM ET

    Kevin Burke, CEO of Consolidated Edison, discusses his company’s prospects.

  • One Hour Into Trading...     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    Bob Iaccino, of YourTradingRoom.com, discusses the market's latest moves.

  • Hot Weather Dampens Electricity Demand: Analyst     Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Discussing whether the heat wave could lead to a turnaround for utilities, with Greg Gordon, ISI Group analyst.

  • One-on-One with Dominion Resources CEO Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 6:55 PM ET

    Cramer talks to CEO Tom Farrell about the company and its most recent quarter.

  • Pay to Wait Powerhouse: AEP     Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Discussing the EPA's new regulations on coal plants and the company's juicy 4.6% yield, with Nick Akins, American Electric Power CEO, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Bearish Outlook on Coal Prices     Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 11:20 PM ET

    Michael Parker, senior research analyst, Asian power & renewable energy, Sanford C. Bernstein, anticipates a slow down in emerging markets' power consumption leading to falling coal price.

  • Buy Glaxo: Asset Manager     Friday, 26 Aug 2011 | 3:15 AM ET

    "I am looking for dislocation, opportunities to add value over a long period of time. You take a company like GlaxoSmithKline, profitability is up two-fold in the last 13 years, yet the share price is down 30 percent. So as a long-term investor, if I can buy Glaxo at 30 percent less, and 12 years on it has doubled its profitability, that's a good trade," Haig Bathgate, CIO at Turcan Connell, told CNBC.

  • Cramer Talks to American Electric Power’s CEO Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 7:17 PM ET

    American Electric Power CEO Mike Morris talks to the “Mad Money” host about his issues with the EPA and why his company appeals to retail shareholders.

  • Looking For a Defensive Stock? Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 7:41 PM ET

    Cramer has a suggestion. Check out his interview with this company's CEO.

  • Is India's Power Sector Worth Investor's Money? Monday, 2 May 2011 | 11:53 PM ET

    India’s power sector attracted $2.1 billion in private equity funds last year, making up 46 percent of total PE infrastructure investments and 28 percent of all PE investments in India.

  • Is This Utility Undervalued? Monday, 2 May 2011 | 7:42 PM ET

    Cramer thinks so, especially following a string of deals in the utility industry.

  • India Orders Reliance to Ship Gas to 'Core Sector' Only Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 11:09 PM ET
    Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani holds a glass container filled with crude oil extracted from the D6 block of Krishna Godavari (KG) basin in September 2008. Ambani is India's richest man.

    The oil minister has ordered Reliance Industries to stop gas supplies from India's biggest gas field, the Krishna Godavari (KG) D6 block, to non-core users. The reason being a sharp decline in the production from the block.

  • Lightning Round OT: Molycorp, Lorillard and More Friday, 11 Mar 2011 | 7:25 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.