Oil Ticks Lower After Post-EIA Data Gains
Crude-oil prices dipped in European action, paring Wednesday's gains following EIA data that showed a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. inventories.
Analysts Expect 80 Billion Cubic-Foot Injection in Natural Gas Storage
U.S. government natural-gas data due Thursday are expected to show inventories rose last week by 80 billion cubic feet -- an amount slightly above normal for this time of year as the sudden arrival of mild, fall weather curbed demand.
Investors Have a Local Route into China's Hydrogen Plans
China is further along the road to adopting hydrogen as a potentially green transport fuel than most of its peers. Investors don't need to buy Chinese stocks to gain exposure.
NextEra, Renewable-Energy Giant, Seeks Greater Scale With a Duke Takeover
NextEra Energy's pursuit of Duke Energy could result in a merger of utility giants that would speed the renewable-energy transition in the South and Midwest.
Oil Giant Total Pledges Renewable Power Push
Total SA pledged to ramp up its spending on renewable energy and reduce its dependence on petroleum, the latest move by a major oil company toward cleaner power.
India Govt Extends Deadline for BPCL Stake Bids
The Indian government has extended the deadline to submit bids for Bharat Petroleum, giving interested parties another month to make offers for the oil-and-gas company.
Utility Megadeal Looks Unlikely and Unappetizing
Duke Energy's shares surged after the Journal reported that NextEra Energy made a takeover approach. The enthusiasm looks premature.
U.S. Oil Inventories Fall as Refinery Activity Speeds Up
U.S. inventories of crude oil unexpectedly fell by two million barrels last week as refinery activity picked up the pace, while gasoline stockpiles surprisingly rose by 683,000 barrels, government data showed.
Renewable Energy Can Live With Trump or Biden
Despite President Trump's public skepticism about environmental goals, renewable energy companies' values and installations have been rising at a healthy clip.
NextEra Energy Made Takeover Approach to Duke Energy
NextEra Energy recently made a takeover approach to Duke Energy, according to people familiar with the matter, testing the waters for what would be a $60 billion-plus combination of two southern utilities.
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