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Play Rising Oil With BP Shares

If you tired of spending at the pump, one way to lessen the hit is to invest in oil companies and profit from their rising revenue. BP should benefit. Its revenues are climbing, fundamentals are improving and technically,it's got a beautiful chart.

A Green Stock Index for Emerging Markets

Until now, green companies in the developing world have lacked a yardstick to track their stock performance versus the rest of the market. The newly introduced "carbon-efficient index" fills that gap -- just in time for the Copenhagen climate meetings.

Mercedes announces new hybrid

When they were first introduced, the only hybrid cars on the market were Toyotas and Hondas -- small, practical cars that were admittedly a little...

Track and compare your MPG with Fuelly

Even though Fuelly seems to have too many vowels to be a web 2.0 application it has hit the ground running and provides users with a cool new way to...

How much is a name worth?

In the grand scheme of things, I have to admit that "Bruce" isn't a bad name. Although there were some unfortunate "Bruce the Moose" and "Goosey...

Finding deals in SUV rentals

When I went to book a rental car for a family vacation up to the Adirondacks yesterday, I was surprised to find SUVs renting for less than small...