• Options Action: Oil stocks soar  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    Discussing a bullish bet on Weatherford international, with Scott Nations of NationsShares.

  • US goes easier on nat gas than pipelines Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 10:31 AM ET
    A construction worker specializing in pipe-laying sandblasts a section of pipeline in North Dakota.

    Regulators lay a lighter hand on natural gas than they do on the Keystone pipeline. There's little agreement on why.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas dips  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up slightly today, because of geopolitical issues around the world. Nat gas dipped on the day, and is now closer to $5 than $6. Gold closed at $1,338, and traders will watch Yellen to see where it's likely headed.

  • Safety deal struck after explosive train accidents Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 4:59 PM ET

    Railroads that haul crude shipments have reached an agreement with US transportation officials to adopt wide-ranging, voluntary safety measures.

  • Nat gas prices remain volatile  Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 9:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on crude oil and natural gas prices and gold's slow grind forward.

  • Ukraine chaos is about energy: analyst  Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:04 AM ET

    Commerzbank's Simon Quijano-Evans says the instability in Ukraine stems from competing needs to secure future energy supplies.

  • Natural gas could rise to $8: Energy expert Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 3:08 PM ET
    Natural gas production platform.

    Rob Raymond of RCH Energy says that if it stays cold, nat gas could keep getting hotter.

  • Worst spill in 6 months at Japanese nuclear plant Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 6:59 PM ET
    One of Tokyo Electric Power's (TEPCO) nuclear power plants.

    About 100 tons of highly radioactive water leaked from one of the hundreds of storage tanks at the devastated Fukushima nuclear plant. The NYT reports.

  • Natural gas plummets; US oil settles under $103 Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 3:56 PM ET

    U.S. oil rose on Monday, supported by upbeat economic data that fueled hopes for demand growth. Meanwhile, natural gas prices sunk in choppy trade.

  • Buffett's BNSF buying up to 5,000 safer railcars Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    A BNSF Railway Company train.

    BNSF Railway plans to buy its own fleet of up to 5,000 new crude oil tank cars with safety features that exceed the latest industry standards.

  • Centrica customers quit in droves  Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Liberum's Peter Atherton says U.K. energy companies could keep tariffs flat come next September, after Centrica reported that 360,000 of its customers quit in the fourth quarter due to price hikes.

  • Nigeria suspends central bank chief Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    Lamido Sanusi, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria

    Nigeria's president on Thursday suspended the governor of the country's central bank for "financial misconduct".

  • Decision casts uncertainty over Keystone pipeline Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    Pipe is stacked at the southern site of the Keystone XL pipeline in Cushing, Oklahoma.

    A Nebraska court invalidated the governor's decision to allow the controversial Keystone XL pipeline to pass through the Midwestern state.

  • Buying and fracking: Don't forget these guys! Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 12:27 PM ET
    George Mitchell, former chairman of Mitchell Energy & Development Corp., receives the inaugural IHS CERA Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2011 CERAWEEK conference in Houston, March 9, 2011.

    Wal-Mart, the World Wide Web and fracking. CNBC readers say the men behind these game changers should be on the most influential list.

  • US oil ends near $102; rally squashed by diesel Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    Crude futures dropped as a sell-off in heating oil prompted unwinding of bullish oil bets.

  • Natural gas spikes on forecast of prolonged cold Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 3:22 PM ET

    Futures soared on forecasts of another polar vortex descending on North America and unusually cold temperatures in March.

  • Compressed natgas may not be so 'green' after all Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    A compressed natural gas (CNG) pump fuels a Chevrolet Suburban SUV.

    Prominent researchers are raising new doubts about the supposed environmental benefits of natural gas.

  • Tesla Motors earnings: 5 catalysts to watch Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 7:55 AM ET
    A Tesla Model S sedan is seen plugged into a new Tesla Supercharger.

    Here are five catalysts that have the potential to push Tesla Motors shares higher after the company reports earnings on Wednesday.

  • US crude ends under $103; China competes with data Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    U.S. crude oil ended little changed as data showed frigid weather is fueling robust heating oil demand, countering weak Chinese data.

  • Keystone pipeline politics 'nuts': Ex-oil chief Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 10:27 AM ET
    Construction of the Gulf Coast Project pipeline, part of the Keystone XL Pipeline, in Prague, Oklahoma.

    Approving the northern leg of the Keystone pipeline is a "no-brainer," said former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister, in a rebuke of the Obama administration.

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