Utilities Nuclear Energy

  • French public nuclear safety institute IRSN said on December 3, 2014 it had not detected any unusual radioactivity in Ukraine and that the incident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya posed no danger for populations or the environment.

    An accident at a nuclear facility in Ukraine underscored the country's lack of energy security, said experts and stakeholders.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas down on warm weather

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar got stronger, and crude was up for most of the day, due to short covering and a big drawdown on inventories.

  • How Ukraine's energy problems just got worse

    CNBC.com's Ted Kemp explains how an accident at a nuclear power plant in Ukraine couldn't have come at a worse time for the embattled country.

  • Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk

    Ukraine's Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said an accident at the Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in southeast Ukraine posed no danger.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Average gas price $2.76/gallon

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down 3 percent on the day, as the stronger dollar and technicals combined to drive the price.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Has oil bottomed or not?

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders think today's bounce can be expected, but lower oil is still ahead. Gold jumped to over $1,200, mostly on concerns about growth overseas.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Traders eye mood in Vienna

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC will announce a possible production cut tomorrow.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Awaiting OPEC

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Everyone is looking to the Saudis to see what they plan to do at this week's meeting. Traders figure they'll be less inclined to cut production.

  • US and Iran extend nuke talks

    Jeremy Bash, Beacon Global Strategies, discusses the departure of Defense Secretary Hagel and the risks associated with negotiations between the U.S. and Iran .

  • Was Hagel pushed or did he walk?

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses whether former defense secretary Chuck Hagel resigned willingly or because of clashes with President Barack Obama.

  • Behind Hagel's exit from Pentagon

    Thomas Henriksen, Senior Fellow at Hoover Institution, discusses possible factors behind Chuck Hagel's resignation as U.S. Defense Secretary on Monday.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Looking for OPEC cut

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil prices edged lower as traders awaited OPEC's Thursday meeting.

  • Nuclear programme is an issue of Iranian pride

    Firas Abi Ali, senior manager for Middle East and Africa at HIS, talks about the current status of Iran's nuclear programme, saying it's not just of "economic" importance to the country.

  • Why Obama won't walk away from Iran nuke deal

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on whether a nuclear deal with Iran will be delayed and why U.S. President Barack Obama won't walk away from an agreement.

  • CGN Power has an 'unique offering': Pro

    China's largest nuclear power producer CGN Power launched an initial public offering in Hong Kong worth up to $3.2 billion. Stephen Peepels, Partner & Head of U.S. Capital Markets, Asia, DLA Piper, discusses.

  • What are the odds of an Iran nuclear deal this week?

    Raymond Tanter, Emeritus Professor at the University of Michigan, says the final round of talks with Iran may yield a "framework of agreed points" by the deadline on November 24.

  • The nuclear pact being negotiated with Iran is unpalatable to Israel, and may hasten a confrontation with Tehran, according to a report.

  • Iran nuclear talks to hit hurdles?

    NBC's Ali Arouzi reports on the frantic effort by Iran and the so-called P5+1 group to reach an agreement over Tehran's nuclear program.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas drawdown pushes prices

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil is in a wait-and-see pattern, as traders look ahead to next week's OPEC meeting. Traders expect it to stay around $75.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Nat gas pops on cold

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was down again, and stayed under $75 after a 2.4 million barrel build. Nat gas popped due to the cold weather.