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  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil crushed     Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.

  • TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's nuclear regulator on Wednesday approved the restart of a nuclear power station, the first step to reopening an industry that has been idle since the Fukushima disaster, as the government pushes for the permanent closure of older reactors.

  • TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's nuclear regulator gave the go-ahead on Wednesday for the restart of a nuclear power station, the first step to reopening an industry that was mothballed after the Fukushima disaster and which may involve the definitive closure of a dozen old plants.

  • Japan to OK nuclear plant return, close old reactors Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 7:32 PM ET
    Workers wearing protective clothing and masks watch their colleagues at the building site for a frozen underground wall surrounding the crippled reactor buildings at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s (Tepco) Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

    Japan is set to give the go-ahead to restart its idled nuclear industry just as it moves to definitively close some of its oldest reactors.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continues its move lower. And nat gas popped about 3 percent today. Gold was down, as well.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar got stronger and commodities prices were lower, as a result.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 5- A U.S. court ruling that dramatically ramped up BP Plc's potential penalties for the 2010 Gulf oil spill could create new liability risks not just for deep water drillers but also for other industries like mining and nuclear power generation.

  • NEW DELHI, Sept 5- Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott sealed a civil nuclear deal to sell uranium to India on Friday and also offered to increase supplies of conventional fuel to help it overcome chronic shortages.

  • NEW DELHI, Sept 5- Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he would seal a civil nuclear deal to sell uranium to India on Friday, offering to ramp up supplies of energy to help the emerging Asian giant overcome chronic shortages. Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Abbott with full state honours during his two-day visit to India.

  • CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Draghi's rate cutting and stimulus sent the dollar higher, and commodities felt the pressure. Oil was down on the day, and AAA says gas prices could fall below $3/gallon. Gold closed lower as well.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Waiting for Mario     Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 3:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Metals and energy rebounded today. Gold closed over $1270. Oil was up a bit on the day, after taking it on the chin yesterday.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 3- Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday he hoped to sign a deal this week to sell uranium to India for peaceful power generation, but halted uranium exports to Russia over Moscow's role in Ukraine.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Dollar up, oil down     Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar soared and commodities took a big hit today.

  • Suddenly, nuclear fusion is drawing investor money Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 2:10 PM ET
    A Helion Energy prototype

    Two major tech investors have plowed $1.5 million into Helion Energy to help it develop a technology that hasn’t worked, according to Oilprice.com.

  • Stop worrying, and love nuclear power: Officials Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    Although atomic power is languishing, the industry is going on the offensive to change the conversation.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gas at 2-year lows     Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude continues to head south, even though geopolitical events keep a floor around the low $90s.

  • Michael Peck's call to close the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County was in a report he made to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2013, the AP reported on Monday, a day after a strong earthquake shook California's Napa Valley region.

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 27- Canadian uranium miner Cameco Corp said on Wednesday that it would shut down the world's biggest uranium mine at McArthur River, Saskatchewan, as well as the Key Lake mill after the United Steelworkers union said workers planned to strike starting Saturday.

  • Court rule against Tepco is a 'stretch': Pro     Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Curtis Milhaupt, Director of the Center for Japanese Legal Studies at the Columbia Law School, discusses news that the firm has been held responsible for a suicide case.

  • Michael Peck's call to close the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo County was in a report he made to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2013, the AP reported on Monday, a day after a strong earthquake shook California's Napa Valley region.