Oil headed for its third weekly loss as worries about supply disruptions in the Middle East and North Africa eased.» Read More
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Instability in Egypt and Syria bolstered crude oil on Tuesday, as supply concerns stemming from geopolitical turmoil momentarily overrode fears about the global economy.
Egypt's stock market surged on Tuesday, despite the ongoing political crisis.
Jennifer Lopez performed in Turkmenistan at the request of a major Chinese state-owned oil company, only to be dismayed when she discovered Turkmenistan's human rights record.
Apple plans to build a solar farm with NV Energy in Reno, Nev., a step towards its goal of having its data centers run on renewable energy.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold rebounded today, and copper was up, as well.
Oil futures rose with gains in US crude outpacing the rest of the oil complex and pushing the US contract's discount to Brent to a 2-1/2 year low amid a broad commodities rally.
A new U.S. road map to combat climate change may breathe new life into alternative energy, especially as a way to help generate electricity.
As Japan recovers from the tragedy of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, Ben Collett, Head of Asian Equities at Sunrise Brokers, sees opportunities to invest in Japan's power and manufacturing companies.
U.S. oil ended modestly lower in a seesaw session on Friday, as the dollar gained following better-than-expected U.S. consumer data.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold started higher, but it wasn't long before it dropped to its lowest level since August 2010. It's likely to continue to fall. Nat gas inventories were way above the normal average for this time of year.
There is a sell-off in natural gas today, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs, as demand wanes across the nation and prices sink.
300 jobs may be gone by September in the town of Tofte, the deadline set by the loss-making oil plant's Swedish owner to find a buyer or close.
Crude oil futures rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday, gaining over $1 a barrel, as conviction strengthened that monetary stimulus measures from major central banks would stay in place for the time being.
Low natural gas prices could help cut the energy bills of consumers who ditch their electric appliances in favor of those that use gas. But savings may be slim for some.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy was a bit better, in spite of a fairly bearish inventory report and a large build in gasoline.
Oil edged higher on Wednesday, shaking off earlier losses following a large buildup in U.S. gasoline inventories, buoyed by gains in the stock market and heavy spread trading.
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