Commodities

2019 Articles

Embattled UK miner Sirius Minerals said today that it had dropped an alternative funding scheme to its takeover by Anglo American as it was unviable.

Embattled UK miner Sirius Minerals said today that it had dropped an alternative funding scheme to its takeover by Anglo

February 14, 2020
Two more water companies have referred Ofwat to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) today over its five-year financial plan for the sector,

Two more water companies have referred Ofwat to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) today over its five-year financial plan

February 14, 2020
EDF Energy smashed analyst expectations today as the French utilities giant enjoyed a strong performance from its renewable energy business.

EDF Energy smashed analyst expectations today as the French utilities giant enjoyed a strong performance from its renewable energy business.

February 14, 2020
Gem Diamonds saw its revenue increase 41 per cent today after a hike in the price of the precious stones had producers optimistic of a better 2020 for the troubled market.

Gem Diamonds saw its revenue increase 41 per cent today after a hike in the price of the precious stones

February 13, 2020
BP has announced plans to become a net zero emissions company by 2050 or sooner, one of the most ambitious climate pledges yet made by an oil major.

BP has announced plans to become a net zero emissions company by 2050 or sooner, one of the most ambitious

February 12, 2020
Canadian miner Barrick Gold beat final quarter expectations for profit today on the back of higher prices for the precious metal, announcing a 40 per cent hike in its dividend as a result.

Canadian miner Barrick Gold beat final quarter expectations for profit today on the back of higher prices for the precious

February 12, 2020
Energy watchdog Ofgem has today announced a new raft of compensation measures to protect consumers from difficulties caused by switching supplier.

Energy watchdog Ofgem has today announced a new raft of compensation measures to protect consumers from difficulties caused by switching

February 12, 2020
Under the pump: the challenges facing BP's new boss in the 2020s

When Bob Dudley bowed out after a decade at the helm of BP last week, the praise was both effusive

February 12, 2020
Global emissions related to energy production stopped growing in 2019, raising hopes that a "definitive peak" in total greenhouse gas emissions may have been reached.

Global emissions related to energy production stopped growing in 2019, raising hopes that a “definitive peak” in total greenhouse gas

February 11, 2020
The UK government will need to spend £48bn on installing new wind turbines, double what it spend last decade, if it is to reach its target of 40 gigawatts of offshore wind power by 2030.

The UK government will need to spend £48bn on installing new wind turbines, double what it spend last decade, if

February 10, 2020
nickel london metal exchange

The centre of metal trading in the City is under pressure to investigate the nickel market after it was hit

February 9, 2020
Oil cartel Opec's technical committee has recommended a 600,000 barrel per day production cut in an attempt to counter falling demand due to China's coronavirus outbreak.

Oil cartel Opec’s technical committee has recommended a 600,000 barrel per day production cut in an attempt to counter falling

February 6, 2020