Oil prices declined, with U.S. crude falling close to a nearly six-year low, as Saudi Arabia's new King moved to assuage fears of unstable transition.» Read More
Japan's nuclear authority is scrutinized after appointing a commissioner who has received nearly $100,000 from nuclear-related entities for research.
Oil sitting comfortably over $100 a barrel leaves OPEC ministers with an easy task to leave output steady at their meeting.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A mixed session today, as stocks were down. Oil was up slightly on the day, as inventories were down. Gold was flat on the day, as were copper prices.
Brent oil futures rose toward $110 a barrel as violence in Iraq prompted worries about supply, while U.S. crude struggled to make gains.
BP will use unmanned aircraft systems to conduct aerial surveys of Alaska's North Slope.
Natural gas supplies to Ukraine and the European Union were stable on Tuesday after a Russian deadline passed for Kiev to pay off some of its debts.
Despite the push by Western governments to isolate Moscow, energy giants are deepening their relationships with companies here, the NYT reports.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold was up slightly on the day, even though the dollar was stronger. Oil was up due to strong economic data, while nat gas was down a bit.
Tesla's Elon Musk plans to encourage standardizing electrical car specifications by opening the Supercharger design to other automakers.
Crude pared gains, shrugging off some positive signals as traders took profits following strong gains on Monday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was lower on the day, as traders watched political instability in Iraq. Metals were up -- gold surprised some, but traders differ in their opinions on where it goes from here.
Crude rose as strong Chinese and U.S. data pointed to healthy economic growth and higher demand for oil from the world's top two consumers.
Average U.S. gas prices rose just barely in the last three weeks, showing signs of stability, according to the most recent Lundberg survey.
Advocates for more oil exports say it will lower U.S. energy costs. Not so fast, say their opponents.
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T. Boone Pickens, the octegenarian founder of BP Capital, responded to the leaks of Obama's workout with his own exhibition—and a challenge.
The world's five most important oil fields are all decades-old reserves in the Middle East, says Oilprice.com.
If you lump all utility stocks together, Cramer says you're making a big mistake.
Hiring for two new SCE&G reactors underscores the need for replacing retiring nuclear workers in next several years.
As Germany turns its attention to renewables and Japan re-enters the nuclear market, CNBC takes a look at which path is more critical to the world's energy future.
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