China led a rise in global carbon dioxide emissions to a record high in 2012, casting doubt over the chances of limiting global warming to an acceptable level.
There aren't a lot of motor vehicles using natural gas, but that could be changing thanks to a confluence of trends.
This pro trader explains why the weakness in natural gas will continue.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continued its climb. Nat gas prices plummeted on a 111bcf build. And gold rose on the weak dollar.
Cho-Oon Khong, chief political analyst, Shell Strategy and Scenarios at Shell International, looks ahead to the next 90 years of energy consumption, and discusses whether shale oil will prove to be as successful as shale gas.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are unsure of the economy and the Fed's intent. The big question is, how soon will the Fed start talking about raising rates.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil inventory numbers come in tomorrow and it's the 80th anniversary of the end of the gold standard in the U.S., while the precious metal continues to see downward pressure.
What are we going to do with all of the new found natural gas that we have in this country, mused Cramer.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A major oil outage in the North Sea could impact oil prices. And a lot of shorts in the gold market are causing prices to rise.
Growth in energy demand from developing nations will soon surpass the total energy consumed by the world in 1970. Is the world prepared to meet the energy needs of rising nations?
If the U.S. disappeared tomorrow, with global warming emissions dropping to zero, annual global emissions would be back to their current level in four years, courtesy of China.
Chevron and other oil firms in the Gulf of Mexico are prepped for the worst as the 2013 hurricane season kicks off officially on Saturday. Here is an inside look from one platform.
Chart Industries CEO discusses the natural gas industry, the growing business in China and preparing for future growth.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold passed $1,400 today in light of weak economic data and could continue higher. The draw on gasoline inventories helped push prices higher, and natural gas hovered around the $4 mark.
After the banking crisis, oil prices are the next threat to the euro zone, analysts told CNBC, arguing that prices will rise once the shale oil revolution in the U.S. dies down.
Critical decisions about natural gas are due from Washington soon. The fortunes of our nation may hang in the balance.
Nucor Corporation executive chairman Dan DiMicco discusses the fight over natural gas exports, and why fracking is a "game-changing event for the U.S. and its domestic manufacturing."
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, largely due to the increasing tensions in the Middle East. Gold has climbed above $1,400, but can it stay there?
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The hurricane forecast is for 7 to 11 hurricanes this season, which could be bullish for the energy markets. Nat gas was up on the day because storage levels rose less than expected.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders remain focused firmly on tomorrow's testimony from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. And expectations for this week's oil inventories.