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Tue, 19 Feb 2019, ETF Spotlight: Crude hits highest level since November
CNBC's Sara Eisen takes a look at WTI crude as it hits its heighest level since Nov. 20, 2018.
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Tue, 19 Feb 2019, Half of European companies have no carbon reduction plan, report finds
Non-profit firm CDP published its annual carbon disclosure report on Tuesday, which found that 53 percent of European firms had no plans in place to reduce their carbon emissions.
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Tue, 19 Feb 2019, A wind farm is helping to power an oil refinery in Australia
The power purchase agreement between Viva Energy and Acciona started in January 2019.
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Tue, 19 Feb 2019, Saudi Arabia's oil deal with Russia is now 'more fragile than ever,' analyst says
The two countries have attempted to raise prices by agreeing supply cuts while at the same time the U.S. has increased output.
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Tue, 19 Feb 2019, Brent oil slips from 2019 high as economy worries weigh
Oil fell from its 2019 high of almost $67 a barrel on Tuesday as concerns about the progress of U.S.-China trade talks and slowing economic growth countered lower supplies.
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Mon, 18 Feb 2019, How fashion, food and phones are embracing sustainability, part three
These ideas could transform three important sectors.
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Mon, 18 Feb 2019, How fashion, food and phones are embracing sustainability, part two
These ideas could transform three important sectors.
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Mon, 18 Feb 2019, How fashion, food and phones are embracing sustainability, part one
These ideas could transform three important sectors.
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Mon, 18 Feb 2019, Brent dips, but still set for biggest first-quarter rise since 2011
Brent crude oil eased on Monday, but remained on track for its strongest first quarter in eight years thanks to a growing belief among investors that OPEC's supply cuts will prevent a build-up in unused fuel.
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Sun, 17 Feb 2019, Google is building a solar power project above fishing ponds in Taiwan, its first in Asia
Google is the biggest corporate buyer of renewable energy in the world, and now the technology giant is building its first solar power project in Asia, directly above fishing ponds in Taiwan.
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Sat, 16 Feb 2019, US will not open door to Saudi Arabia building nuclear weapons, top official says
The Trump administration wants to sell its nuclear energy technology to cash-rich Saudi Arabia.
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Fri, 15 Feb 2019, Oil's surge this week has crude poised for a breakout. Here are the next levels to watch
Analysts say oil prices are approaching breakout levels, and the final day of trading this week may tell whether crude can keep rallying.
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Fri, 15 Feb 2019, Orsted's huge offshore wind farm in UK produces first power
The U.K. is reinforcing its position as an offshore wind powerhouse.
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Fri, 15 Feb 2019, Jeans you can lease instead of buying? How fashion is coming to terms with sustainability
New ideas and ways of thinking could transform the fashion industry.
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Fri, 15 Feb 2019, US crude rises 2.2% to 3-month high, settling at $55.59, boosted by OPEC output cuts
Oil prices rise as OPEC-led supply reductions and the announcement of a deeper-than-expected cut by Saudi Arabia encourage investors.
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Thu, 14 Feb 2019, BP's vision of the near future sees renewable power and natural gas dominating energy
BP 's latest Annual Energy Outlook report lays out a vision through 2040 for Earth's energy future.
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Thu, 14 Feb 2019, Net-zero energy homes have arrived — and are shaking up the US housing market
Starting in 2020, new homes built in California will include solar panels, a big step toward a future housing market that produces as much energy as it consumes. California will add as many as 100,000 homes every year designed to be net zero energy.
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Thu, 14 Feb 2019, Innovative wave technology could be used to provide homes with low-cost energy
The U.K. is home to a number of interesting marine based renewable energy projects.
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Thu, 14 Feb 2019, Climate disasters cost $650 billion over 3 years — Americans are bearing the brunt: Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley says companies need to consider preparing for a world gripped by more intense weather events, rising seas and other effects of climate change.
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Thu, 14 Feb 2019, US crude rises 1%, settling at $54.41, on US-China trade optimism, OPEC output cuts
Oil rose on Thursday as financial markets drew support from investor optimism that the United States and China could resolve their trade dispute.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Crude rally continues—Here's where traders say it's headed
"Futures Now" team Brian Stutland, Equity Armor Investments, and Scott Nations, NationsShares, discuss the key levels for crude oil CNBC's Seema Mody.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Goldman sees oil rising toward $70, says demand forecasts are too gloomy
Goldman Sachs thinks the Street is underestimating oil demand and says OPEC is taking a "shock and awe" approach to cutting output.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, US crude rises 1.5%, settling at $53.90, bolstered by Saudi output cuts
Brent oil prices rose on Wednesday, after Saudi Arabia said it would cut crude exports and deliver an even deeper cut to its production.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Ford executive raises doubts about VW deal for electric vehicles
Ford and VW's electric car programs are out of sync, "almost like snowboarding and skiing," says Ford's president of global markets.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Don't expect US sanctions against Venezuela to fuel a rally in oil prices, IEA says
Energy market participants may be able to adjust to U.S. sanctions against Venezuela's crude industry, the IEA said in its closely-watched report on Tuesday.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Beach Energy CEO: Trade war hasn't had 'direct impact' on us
Matthew Kay of Beach Energy says the outlook for the company is "very strong" for the rest of 2019.
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Wed, 13 Feb 2019, Discussing Orora's biggest challenges in 2019
Nigel Garrard of Orora says cost pressures for energy in Australia and a slower economy in the U.S. will likely be headwinds for the company in 2019.
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Tue, 12 Feb 2019, Mitch McConnell is going to force the Senate to vote on Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal
The resolution is not expected to pass the Republican-dominated Senate, but could force Democrats to make a politically awkward calculation.
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Tue, 12 Feb 2019, Crude oil jumps on production cuts
The "Futures Now" team Brian Stutland of Equity Armor Investments and Anthony Grisanti of GRZ Energy join CNBC's Seema Mody to discuss the jump in crude oil prices.
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Tue, 12 Feb 2019, The Democrats' Green New Deal is the latest villain in Trump's 2020 stump speech
President Donald Trump claimed the Democratic plan was one "of taking away your car, of taking away your airplane rights, of 'let's hop a train to California,' of you're not allowed to own cows anymore."
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