Brent crude rose above $61, supported by geopolitical tensions in Libya and Iraq, while traders eyed the outcome of Iran nuclear talks.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar hits a four-year high, and commodities paid the price.
Crude reversed a steep drop, boosting both Brent and U.S. oil after data showed a surprise drop in U.S. inventories.
More states offer sales tax holidays for energy-efficient appliances, but are they the best way to save?
US energy and bank executives need to be prepared for Russian cyber-retaliation, says the director of the GWU Homeland Security Policy Institute.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects, says there is oversupply in the oil market and air strikes in the Middle East won't see price spike.
The U.S. formally joined ReCAAP, a Singapore-based, multinational organization battling piracy at sea.
U.S. President Barack Obama will make a statement on Tuesday following airstrikes for the first time against ISIS militants in Syria.
David Crane, NRG Energy CEO, discusses his green energy initiatives. The only double-digit growth area is the clean energy portion of the space, says Crane.
Charles Whall, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, says oil groups' focus on free cash flow is positive for investors but will lead to a "real significant tightening" of the market.
Sir Richard Branson estimates the North America trucking industry could save up to $40 billion a year through new technologies.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Events in the Middle East don't appear to be impacting oil prices ... for now.
Brent crude rose above $97 after a survey showed China's factory activity unexpectedly picked up in September, helping brighten the demand outlook.
After more than three decades of sanctions by the U.S., the EU and the UN, Iran could soon be open for business, says Dan Steinbock.
A prominent Wall Street equity index firm says it's trying to help investors profit from environmentally conscious holdings.
Ikea will sell its low-cost solar panels in more countries beginning with the Netherlands.
The family of John D. Rockefeller plans to rid the $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund of investments in companies trading in nonrenewable energy.
Brent crude fell below $98 a barrel on Monday as sluggish demand and abundant supplies outweighed a possible cut in oil output from the OPEC.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI closes in on $90/barrell and gold hit a 9-month low. The stronger dollar is why, says DeAngelis.
Global emissions of greenhouse gases jumped 2.3 percent in 2013 to record levels, the New York Times reports.
World carbon dioxide emissions will hit a record high this year, driven by China's growth and keeping the world far off track from the deep cuts needed to limit climate change, a study said on Sunday.