China The Leader As Clean-Energy Sector Gains $310B in 2014
January 09 2015 11:05 AM
Last year's gains reversed three years of steady declines in the clean energy sector, a Bloomberg New Energy Finance analysis found.
On The Road Again? The Impact of Cheap Gas
January 07 2015 9:21 PM
Even with gas at $2.50 and Americans buying bigger cars, the decline in driving will continue -- especially for millennials.
Cape Wind, Largest US Offshore Wind Proposal, Suffers Blows
January 07 2015 11:19 AM
The $2.5 billion proposed wind farm in Nantucket Sound was the largest contender in the race to build the first U.S. offshore wind farm.
GOP Reignites Keystone XL Battle In Congress
January 07 2015 9:07 AM
Republicans push pipeline bills to import Canadian crude oil amid rising domestic oil output and falling gasoline prices.
Why Economists Fear 'Nightmare' Deflation From Cheaper Oil
January 07 2015 8:21 AM
Some economists are warning that the U.S. faces creeping deflation. Here's what that means and why economists fear it.
United States Steel Corp. To Fire 756 Workers, Idle Plants
January 07 2015 5:31 AM
At the end of 2013, U.S. Steel Corp. had about 26,000 employees in North America and about 12,500 in Europe.
Brent Crude Oil Drops Below $50 For First Time Since May 2009
January 07 2015 3:47 AM
Oil markets had slumped for a fourth straight session on Tuesday as mounting worries about the supply glut pressured crude prices.
Shell To Pay Out $83M To Settle Nigeria Oil Spill Claims
January 06 2015 8:51 PM
Individuals will each receive about 2,200 pounds in the first such case to pay compensation directly to individual community members.
California Governor Wants 50% Renewables By 2030
January 06 2015 11:51 AM
Gov. Brown said California "must show the way" on climate change policies and inspire other U.S. states to act on emissions.
Crude Oil Glut Could Cushion Against Disruptions
January 06 2015 8:33 AM
Oil prices slipped to 5½-year lows Monday amid reports of rising production in Iraq, Russia and other major crude-exporting nations.
Former Obama Adviser Says Time Is Ripe For US Carbon Tax
January 05 2015 12:18 PM
The former U.S. Treasury secretary said the climate change policy would keep Americans from guzzling more cheap fuel as prices hit five-year lows.
Oil Hits Five-And-A-Half-Year Lows On Supply Glut
January 05 2015 6:37 AM
Lackluster economic data from the U.S. on Friday fueled worries about the state of the global economy and the strength of oil demand.
Cheap Gas To Drive Huge Savings: AAA
January 01 2015 4:05 PM
The American Automobile Association predicts that American consumers will save up to $75 billion on gasoline in 2015 as oil prices remain low.
Oil Falls Below $57, Heads For Biggest Annual Drop Since 2008
December 31 2014 5:53 AM
Global benchmark Brent crude has fallen 49 percent in 2014.
India’s Kudankulam Nuclear Reactor Starts Generating Electricity
December 31 2014 5:33 AM
The $1.2 billion new reactor is expected to provide electricity to southern Indian states, including Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala.
BP Reviews Forex Desk In Light Of Regulatory Probe
December 31 2014 12:03 AM
The European Commission also has been investigating allegations that BP manipulated oil and biofuel prices.
Ukraine Denies Radioactive Leak At Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Plant
December 30 2014 2:59 PM
Earlier this month, Ukrainian authorities reported an accident at the plant but said it represented no danger to health or the environment.
US Agency Gives Quiet Nod To Light Oil Exports: Report
December 30 2014 7:44 AM
The message marks the first sign that the US is becoming comfortable about allowing firms to work around the nation’s four-decades-old ban.
Low-Risk 'Worm' Removed At Hacked South Korea Nuclear Operator
December 30 2014 7:02 AM
Authorities have found evidence that a low-risk computer ‘worm’ had been removed from devices connected to some nuclear plant control systems.
Oil Hits Five-And-A-Half-Year Low Below $57 On Supply Glut
December 30 2014 6:39 AM
Brent crude oil fell to a 5-1/2-year low on Tuesday as a global supply glut outweighed concerns of lost supply from Libya.