• Polar vortex a $5B black hole for US economy Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 8:28 AM ET
    Commuters make a sub-zero trek to offices in the Loop on January 6, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.

    The record cold spell that has half the country in the deep freeze could cost the U.S. economy a pretty penny.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Big gas supply increase  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil tumbled today after gas supplies rose by more than expected. Natural gas was helped by the frigid temperatures, but that's supposed to change in the next few weeks.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas plummets  Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. It's still cold, but a warming trend is headed our way, so nat gas plummeted today. An increase in fuel supplies in the U.S. and Europe put downward pressure on oil.

  • US oil sinks under $92, ends at 8 month low Thursday, 9 Jan 2014 | 2:44 PM ET

    U.S. oil ended at an 8-month low on news that production was restarting at a key North Sea oilfield.

  • US oil slides to 5-week low, ends under $93 Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 2:46 PM ET

    U.S. oil hit five week low as investors shrugged off Libyan supplies and falling U.S. stockpiles, focusing instead on demand fears.

  • From Brazil to China: 2014 may be a greener year Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    From LED streetlights in Brazil to taming smog in China, the key to a happy new year may be finding sustainable solutions in one part of the world that can be exported to another, says Terry Tamminen.

  • Crude realities: Key drivers of energy prices  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Stephen Schork, The Schork Report editor, explains how the recent polar vortex has impacted the nation's energy supplies. The cold has interrupted the viscosity of the oil, explains Schork, making it heavier and harder to transport.

  • Energy group goes on offensive before elections Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 3:52 PM ET
    An oil and gas well site outside Williston, N.D.

    The American Petroleum Institute vowed to ratchet up pressure by pushing for policies favorable to the U.S. energy boom.

  • Toyota's new hydrogen car to emit only water vapor Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 8:58 AM ET
    Toyota Senior Vice President Bob Carter speaks about the Toyota fuel cell concept vehicle at the 2014 International CES on January 6, 2014 in Las Vegas.

    Toyota will sell a new hydrogen-powered car in 2015 called the FCV which emits only water vapor as exhaust.

  • US failed over Syria: Saudi prince Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:46 AM ET
    Prince Turki Al Faisal

    President Barack Obama "made mistakes" and the United States failed in its dealing with the Syrian conflict, a Saudi Arabian prince said.

  • Chart of the Day: Cold enough to freeze YOUR gas? Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    Siberians are used to these temperatures, but it's a rare occurrence for the East Coast. In honor of the chill, let's look at key freezing points.

  • US trade gap hits 4 year low on exports, weak oil Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    Cranes load a container ship at the Port of Virginia APM Terminal in Portsmouth, Virginia, Nov. 27, 2013.

    The U.S. trade deficit was the smallest in four years in November, as exports hit a record high and weak oil prices restrained imports.

  • US oil ends over $93, snapping 5-day losing streak Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    Oil rose as new worries about Libyan output and fighting in Iraq helped prices rebound after five straight declines.

  • Expect Saudi oil control to weaken: Credit Suisse  Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 10:24 PM ET

    David Hewitt, Global Co-head of Oil and Gas Research at Credit Suisse, says Saudi Arabia's control of the oil market to weaken on the back of more supply from Libya, Iraq and Iran.

  • Can oil markets handle another Iraq violence spike? Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 9:41 AM ET
    An engineer at the Zubair oil field in southern Iraq

    As Iraqi security forces move to recapture key cities taken by militants, oil traders appear to be taking it in their stride.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas demand ticks up  Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Why oil could go below $80 a barrel Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    Progress in solving this problem could send oil prices sharply lower, according to the Eurasia Group risk assessment consultancy.

  • Traffic in Beijing.

    Any slowdown in China won't have a long term effect on the price of oil, says Malcolm Graham-Wood, founding partner at Hydrocarbon Capital.

  • Oil could be positive surprise: Expert  Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 8:04 AM ET

    John Ryding of RDQ Economics and Michael Ryan of UBS weigh in on what's likely to push markets higher this year.

  • Bakken oil safety warning issued by federal govt Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    The federal government issued a safety alert that crude oil being transported from the Bakken region may be more flammable than traditional heavy crude.

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