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  • Commodities tomorrow: Ukraine pushes gold higher Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Ukraine pushes gold higher

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. All the noise in Ukraine pushed up gold prices today. Oil was up on the day, as was palladium, which comes from Russia.

  • Nuclear power's hunt for an unlikely new ally Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 11:48 AM ET

    The big environmental argument for nuclear energy: Its carbon emissions are the lowest among major power sources.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil inventories drive down price Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Oil inventories drive down price

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Downward pressure on stocks drove down oil prices today. Nat gas was up slightly on the day, albeit in a tight range. And gold was up slightly on the day, closing at $1,284.60.

  • India, Iran in deal to ease sting of sanctions Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 11:34 AM ET
    This handout image supplied by the IIPA (Iran International Photo Agency) shows a view of the reactor building at the Russian-built Bushehr nuclear power plant.

    India is set to pay Iran $1.65 billion under an interim nuclear deal that eases sanctions and gives Tehran access to $4.2 billion in blocked funds.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Selling pressure in crude Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Selling pressure in crude

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil prices were under pressure; traders are eying tomorrow's Department of Energy report; natural gas got a small bump up, closing at $4.74, and traders are looking for a catalyst to get back on the long side of gold.

  • Commodities tomorrow: See-saw session Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: See-saw session

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude closed higher at the end of the day, after an up-and-down session. Ukraine is still key. Nat gas was down on the day, but still above the key $4.50 technical level. And gold was down below $1,300 on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gold under $1,300 Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Gold under $1,300

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil closed up on the day, and nat gas closed up, as well, while gold was down on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil inventories way up, prices up too

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up slightly on the day in spite of a 10 million barrel build. Nat gas remained over $4.50, and gold was up a bit at the close.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gold's worst drop this year Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Gold's worst drop this year

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A volatile day for stocks, but commodities were not. Crude was down slightly, but could be ready to break out because of Ukraine. Gold closed down $27 on the day, it's worst drop for the year. And nat gas

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil & gold up on the day Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Oil & gold up on the day

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up on strong volume and fears from Ukraine. Gold saw some buying in spite of a stronger dollar. And platinum was higher on a possible mine workers strike in South Africa.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Gold a winner today Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Gold a winner today

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Stocks sold off but gold was a big winner as traders moved to bullion. Nat gas was up on a smaller-than-expected build, and crude was down on the day.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Oil up ... again Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Oil up ... again

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was higher on the day as geopolitical tensions drove the price. Nat gas also popped, as traders looked for another drawdown in supplies. And gold was down today as traders looked for the next big catalyst.

  • US energy chief: Green means nuclear, too! Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 9:03 AM ET
    U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz

    U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz declared a green loan program alive and well—and not just for renewable energy.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Ukraine bumps up gold Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Ukraine bumps up gold

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Escalating tensions in the Ukraine pushed up gold prices, while a lower dollar helped lift oil prices.

  • US sailors sue for $1B over Fukushima radiation Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 5:35 PM ET
    A worker wearing a protective suit looks at storage tanks for radioactive water under construction in the J-1 area at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima, Japan, March 10, 2014.

    US sailors are suing a Tokyo utility that operates the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant, alleging it lied about radiation levels in the area.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Libyan crude coming to market Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Libyan crude coming to market

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil fell along with stocks today over concerns that new supply from Libya would be coming back on the market. Nat gas gained on the day as investors looked at available inventories.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Looking to jobs report Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Looking to jobs report

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Looking to jobs. Oil was up on the day, and gold closed down.

  • Why renewable energy is 'key' to efficiency Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 7:31 PM ET
    Why renewable energy is 'key' to efficiency

    Dan Arvizu, Director & Chief Executive of the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory, discusses the need for diversified energy sources, such as solar panels.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Chile earthquake threatens copper supply

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down again today, nat gas saw a bit of a pop on a technically-driven trade, while gold was up nearly $11.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Down day for oil & nat gas Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Commodities tomorrow: Down day for oil & nat gas

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down on the day, as traders took some profits. Nat gas was also down and could drop to $4. And gold was down a dollar.