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CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on a plan to use off-shore drilling royalties to pay for America's infrastructure rebuild.
The chief executives explain how they think the legislation could result in widespread use of natural gas as a transportation fuel.
WTI surged above $102 on news that the flow of crude oil will be reversed on the Seaway Pipeline. The result in Wednesday’s trading has been panic in the spread between WTI and Brent Crude with funds and other market players buying WTI and selling off Brent...fast.
Gasoline futures plunged 4 percent to below $2.50 a gallon this morning, a slide that could signal good news for drivers over the Thanksgiving weekend.
The industry has had a profitable year despite the jump in corn prices , but overcapacity and the end of a generous government subsidy are major concerns.
Italy and Greece's debt woes haven't gone away, yet U.S. crude oil prices are closing in on $100 a barrel, following the upward momentum in the euro and equities on cautious optimism over improved Italian and Greek bond spreads.
The “Mad Money” talks with MarkWest Energy’s CEO and talks about why he thinks this play on oil and gas works.
Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank Lead U.S. Integrated Oil and Refining analyst, discusses earnings results for Conoco Phillips, which beat Wall Street expectations in the third quarter.
WTI prices are up over 2.5 percent Tuesday but the spread to brent continues to narrow. Dan Dicker, of Merbloc, discusses.
U.S. oil futures are at a 2 1/2 month high. In addition to China manufacturing data and more optimism over an eventual EU debt deal, traders are covering short positions in commodities after more comments from a Federal Reserve official about the possibility of further monetary easing ahead.
Geophysical seldom trades a lot of options, but yesterday it lit up with bullish call buying.
This week's mega-mergers have suddenly forced mid-sized players to reexamine their strategies.
It was a story from the U.K. Guardian newspaper towards the end of the trading session that sent stocks on a tear with commodity prices tagging along for the ride.
Traders are watching China. Gauging how far and how fast China's growth may have slowed over the past quarter -- and what that could mean for coming quarters. It will be critical to the next move in key commodities like copper and crude as well as equities, traders say.
With November Brent Crude futures expiring in Friday’s session, traders are expecting more volatility on the spread between Brent and WTI oil futures.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the oil industry from Larose, Louisiana, where the promise of paying jobs is fueling the call for expanded drilling.
Crude oil is posting its biggest quarterly drop since the 2008 financial crisis and hitting a one-year low. So is now the time to buy up on oil stocks? Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Phil Weiss, Argus Research, discuss.
CNBC's Melissa Lee reports the oil inventory numbers.
CNBC's David Faber reports from the Barefoot Economic Summit and discussing the state of the energy and production industry, with Wil VanLoh, Quantum Energy Partners president/CEO.
The World Health Organization recently released a report on air quality in countries around the globe, on which we based a list of the ten most polluted countries.