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If the pipeline isn't built, some experts say, "the most toxic fossil fuel on the planet" will still find its way to the surface. NBC News reports.
Russia has quietly taken the lead in the $500 billion nuclear export market, building new facilities as the U.S. sits on the sidelines.
Interest is building around "smart" technology to help conserve energy and save money, but one study suggests consumers have been slow to catch on.
Tensions between Russia and the West have flared once again—this time over gas supplies, but fund managers say Iran-style sanctions look unlikely.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, nat gas was down slightly on the day, and gold took it on the chin.
Michael Bonte-Friedheim, co-founder and CEO of NextEnergy Capital, discusses the company's IPO and what he hopes to achieve.
Crude notched slim gains, trapped between China's weak data and ongoing turmoil in Ukraine and the Middle East.
Crude oil rose on Friday, after the U.S. and EU imposed sanctions on Russia, which renewed supply fears.
U.S. crude tumbled, as builds in domestic stockpiles and a strong dollar outweighed worries over tougher U.S. sanctions on Russia.
Shale gas is adding manufacturing jobs to US cities in industries thought to be lost to foreign competition, says a report by IHS Global.
There's nothing like a polar vortex to drive down inventories and boost demand for coal, still a key generator of electricity. But how long will King Coal's run last?
Goldman Sachs has become the latest bank to downgrade its growth forecast for China, noting the economy faces a "bumpy road ahead."
Oil magnate Harold Hamm tells CNBC why the US should send natural gas to Europe amid growing tensions with Russia.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The Fed stays the course, but equities sell off and crude stays flat. Gold was down for the third straight day and copper prices popped in the afternoon.
Amy Savage moved to Pennsylvania to take advantage of the Marcellus shale boom. She opened a small oilfield business, selling more than $3 million in hard hats and equipment, CNNMoney.com reports.
Closely entwined economically with Russia, Germany is a pivotal player in the West's standoff with Russia.
Harold Hamm, Continental Resources chairman & CEO, discusses Europe's energy dependence on Russia's natural gas supplies and the call for Congress to ease restrictions on U.S. exports.
Brent crude sat near a six-week trough, while U.S. crude rose ahead of the contract's expiry.
JPMorgan Chase agreed to sell its physical commodities business to Mercuria, catapulting the Swiss firm into the top tier of commodities traders.
As Venezuela's economic woes deepen and violent clashes increase, Cuba's economy is walking on a tight rope.
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