U.S. crude eased, pressured by weak U.S. and Chinese data, although the fall was limited by a forecast decline in crude oil and gasoline stockpiles.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, including oil and natural gas ahead of tomorrow's report on weekly supplies.
Oil rose on Wednesday as outlook reports indicated global oil demand will rise more quickly this year.
Jyrki Katainen, Finland's prime minister, discusses the opportunities Iran holds for Finland and how the country's economy is in the "middle of its transformation process."
Matt Damon is both a hot Hollywood actor and a water wonk. The man who brought Jason Bourne to life spends time these days on fixing the water crisis.
Lin Boqiang, director at China Center for Energy Economics Research, Xiamen University, discusses the energy sector in China and highlights that the government is "determined" to improve energy efficiency.
Ulrich Spiesshofer, CEO at ABB, explains that delays regarding one of the group's offshore platforms is behind the profit warning but adds he is "quite optimistic over the medium term."
Rising U.S. oil production will help neutralize supply disruptions from Libya and Iraq, making global markets less vulnerable to price shocks.
The United States continued its "relentless rise" in crude oil production in 2013, the IEA reported on Tuesday.
As meteorologists predict nearly a foot of snow, the Midwest and Northeast face a shortage of the essential resources residents need to keep warm.
Neil Atkinson, head of analysis at Lloyd's List Intelligence, says that the IEA's increased oil demand expectation is not "surprising" as the economy recovers.
John Kingston, Global Director of News, Platts explains why crude exports from Iran will likely increase with the lifting of some economic sanctions against the country.
Solar companies are turning to increasingly innovative ways to raise capital, including bond issues, bank loans and even crowd-funding.
Oil producers want to scrap the ban on crude exports, but they're hitting opposition—from within their own industry.
Peter Terium, CEO at RWE, says that the "lack of framework" and "consistency on policies" from the European Union is slowing down investments in the sector.
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.
Oil rose on Tuesday as the International Energy Agency raised its forecast for global oil demand this year.
John Kerry says he won't be pushed into making a decision on the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, despite pressure from Canada and others.
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell warns that fourth-quarter profit is set to be 'significantly lower than recent levels.'
General Electric posted a rise in quarterly net profit on Friday, helped by strength in its businesses selling oil pumps and gas turbines.
CNBC's Patti Domm discusses a recent report that natural gas prices could stay about the same even as residential and commercial use increases.
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