Jun 4, 2013 Alaskans are worried that a cut to oil taxes could ruin the state budget. BP credits the tax break for spurring new investments in the North Slope oil field.
May 31, 2013 Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the company plans to triple the size of its charging stations network.
May 28, 2013 Better Place, a company that aimed to solve the notorious electric car driving range problem, is going bust.
May 27, 2013 The company Better Place is liquidating, after a failed attempt to make electric cars with batteries to swap in and out. Problem is, e-vehicles are still expensive. And fossil fuel prices in the recent downturn have softened.
May 20, 2013 As an investment and inflation hedge, gold still looks overvalued, at nearly 30 percent below its peak. But demand for gold is growing in India and China.
May 16, 2013 BP said they were just trying to make it for easier for claimants, but now they're in over their heads.
May 15, 2013 The European Commission is investigating a potential price manipulation scheme among oil companies.
May 6, 2013 California played host to the first gold rush in the mid-1800s. But in 2013, panning for gold isn't so much a way to make money as it is a way to get back to basics.
Apr 18, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, explains why commodity prices are falling and how the U.S. economy could benefit.