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  • Daniel Roderick, president and CEO of Toshiba- backed Westinghouse Electric Co, said a commitment by India to "channel" immediate costs arising from any nuclear accident to the plant operator marked an important step forward. But he said he was looking for more detail on a nuclear liability insurance pool that India has proposed that would involve a state...

  • Speaking after the leaders of India and the United States struck a summit deal on civil nuclear cooperation, CEO Daniel Roderick said he was looking for more clarity on how a nuclear liability insurance pool proposed by India would work.

  • 'Great opportunity' to tap into India's market  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 5:10 AM ET

    Discussing the potential nuclear civil agreement between the U.S. and India, Julie Dickson, head of client portfolio management for equities at Ashmore, says India is a "sweet spot" for investment.

  • US-India nuclear trade 'looks promising': IHS  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:35 AM ET

    Rajiv Biswas, Chief Economist for Asia Pacific at IHS Global Insight, says the breakthrough in nuclear trade talks will mean more U.S. involvement as India develops its energy sector.

  • The significance of US-India nuclear trade progress  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:47 PM ET

    Jahangir Aziz, Head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the breakthrough in long-stalled nuclear talks is a "big huge step forward" in getting U.S. technology into India.

  • Thomas Pickering, Former U.S. Ambassador to India from 1992-1993, discusses the significance of U.S. President Obama's visit to India and the breakthrough in a stalled nuclear deal.

  • President Barack Obama unveiled a plan centred on insurance on Sunday that they hope will convince U.S. companies to build nuclear power stations in India, but stopped short of demands to soften a liability law. "The India nuclear insurance pool is a risk transfer mechanism which is being formed by GIC Re and four other public sector undertakings in the general...

  • CIVIL NUCLEAR India and the United States struck a deal that could open the door for U.S. companies to build nuclear reactors in India by promising insurance cover to U.S. companies that had shied away from an Indian law placing liability on suppliers in case of an accident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertiveness in the region has already aligned India...

  • Global turmoil: A 'world in transition'  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 10:30 AM ET

    John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State "remains optimistic" in this current world of turmoil, giving three examples of individuals giving up their terror-related worlds for a life of "building" and not "destroying."

  • Commodities tomorrow: ECB squeezes oil  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The ECB's QE announcement put downward pressure on oil today, as did a huge weekly build. Nat gas settled down, as well, as inventories were down less than expected. Gold was higher on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil up on the day  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 3:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, as traders continued to seek the bottom. Nat gas was up on colder weather forecasts, and gold was down today.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas hit on warmer temps  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was down more than $2 on the day. The IMF cutting its growth forecast and weak China data were among the reasons why.

  • FRANKFURT, Jan 19- Germany's biggest utilities have set aside tens of billions of euros to fund the country's exit from nuclear power from 2022, when the last reactor leaves the grid and the clear-up begins. Germany's "big four"- E.ON, RWE, EnBW and Vattenfall- have piled up 36 billion euros to switch off their nuclear plants by a 2022 deadline, set following the...

  • *Experts see IEA's $100 billion estimate as too low. The International Energy Agency said late last year that almost 200 of the 434 reactors in operation around the globe would be retired by 2040, and estimated the cost of decommissioning them at more than $100 billion. The IEA's head of power generation analysis, Marco Baroni, said that even excluding waste...

  • FRANKFURT, Jan 19- Germany's biggest utilities have set aside tens of billions of euros to fund the country's exit from nuclear power from 2022, when the last reactor leaves the grid and the clear-up begins. Germany's "big four"- E.ON, RWE, EnBW and Vattenfall- have piled up 36 billion euros to switch off their nuclear plants by a 2022 deadline, set following the...

  • BEIJING, Jan 16- China will push its big nuclear firms to improve their competitiveness and boost their presence overseas as it bids to become one of the world's dominant nuclear energy powers, the country's premier Li Keqiang said. "To continue the struggle to become a strong nuclear energy power, China must comprehensively raise the industry's competitive...

  • Commodities tomorrow: No reason oil will turn  Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. After oil went up to $51, it came down nearly 10 percent to around $46.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil up?  Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A volatile trading day with buying action into the close. Oil had its best day since June 2012.

  • UAE oil minister: OPEC won't back down  Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 3:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down again today, as the spread between WTI and Brent narrowed. OPEC announced it would still not cut production.

  • *Areva, Aecom and Amec Foster Wheeler in consortium. LONDON, Jan 13- An international consortium managing Britain's Sellafield nuclear waste site clean-up is to be stripped of the multi-billion-pound contract, the British government said on Tuesday. The consortium, Nuclear Management Partners, includes France's Areva, U.S. engineering firm Aecom and...