Prices of solar and wind energy have plummeted and are even cheaper than coal or natural gas in some areas. The New York Times reports.» Read More
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The summer heat is intense over most of the U.S. this week and the nation's power grid "is holding up" despite "some pretty serious load," Baird senior policy analyst Christine Tezak told CNBC Friday.
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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.
A major American utility is shelving the nation’s most prominent effort to capture carbon dioxide from an existing coal-burning power plant, dealing a severe blow to efforts to rein in emissions responsible for global warming.
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With stocks on the decline for the fourth session, investors should look into the defensive sector, according to David Spika, VP and investment strategist at WHG Funds, and Steve Massocca, managing director at Wedbush Securities.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, Jan. 28.
Despite the public relations reality of the China-US trade deals, the $45 billion is real money, and some high-profile companies are now a lot better positioned in China than they were a week ago.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Why Mark Mahaney, a top-rated tech analyst, doesn't think private equity has "the stomach" to acquire the Internet giant.
Big declines in Apple and IBM shares could sour stocks Tuesday, as traders watch for earnings from Bank of America and other big names, like Goldman Sachs, Coca-Cola and Johnson and Johnson.
The searing temperatures that have made this one of the hottest summers in memory are also making electric utilities one of the better investments in what Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke termed an "unusually uncertain" economic environment.
Take a look at why these six stocks are worth watching.
Markets opened lower on Friday after US GDP came in lower than expected. What does this mean for the markets next week? Arthur Hogan, global equity product strategist at Jefferies, shared his insights.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, April 29.
Duke Energy drew upside option activity yesterday after the company lost out on a bid to buy two Kentucky utilities from Germany's E.On.
With only a few green technology startups expected to make it, how can the best be separated from the rest? CNBC asked Greentech Media Editor-in-Chief Michael Kanellos which 15 should be on our radar.
There is a need for a concentrated energy policy like the FCC, said Mario Gabelli, chief investment officer at Gamco Investors. He shared his insights.
Traders were buying AES calls in large numbers yesterday, the second time this week that the interntional power company has seen upside option activity.