LONDON, Dec 2- The first corporate "Green bonds" have drawn in a broader swathe of investors, with a spate of deals in November doubling the total raised in 2013 to nearly $10 billion and fuelling expectations that more will follow.» Read More
BOSTON/ NEW YORK July 31- Hedge fund manager William Ackman unveiled his biggest bet ever on Wednesday, a $2.2 billion play on Air Products& Chemicals Inc that the billionaire trader kept secret for two months. The activist investor's Pershing Square Capital Management owns 9.8 percent of the industrial gas maker, making it the company's biggest shareholder.
July 31- Activist investor William Ackman has acquired a 9.8 percent stake in Air Products& Chemicals Inc and would have acquired more but for a poison pill adopted last week by the industrial gas producer, CNBC reported on Wednesday.
LONDON, June 10- China led a rise in global carbon dioxide emissions to a record high in 2012, more than offsetting falls in the United States and Europe, the International Energy Agency said on Monday. China is the biggest emitter and made the largest contribution to the global rise, spewing out an additional 300 million tonnes.
Gasoline futures continued to trade higher in the electronic session Thursday as the latest track of Hurricane Sandy looked headed straight for the heart of the East Coast refining industry.
Guar has the world’s largest oil and gas producers fretting over profit margins. Why? In gum form, guar is the thickening agent used to push fluids sideways in the fracking process.
Growing demand for electricity in China is going to increase power generation beyond the resource-rich Northern and Western regions of the mainland, benefiting independent producers, upstream gas players and copper companies, according to Macquarie Securities.
Sam Thomas, Chart Industries CEO, discusses the growing demand for liquefied natural gas.
Jim Cramer interviews Airgas CEO Peter McCausland.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer talks with Peter McCausland, Airgas Inc. CEO, about its success fending off a hostile takeover bid from Air Products, and the company's bright future.
Options activity on Friday was wildly bullish in Southwestern Energy, which was the subject of takeover talk last week. More than 26,000 calls changed hands versus less than 2,800 puts. Chevron is seen as a suitor.