The latest news, updates and opinions on Commodities from the expert team here at MoneyWeek
Should you switch to a fixed energy tariff?
Analysis The Ofgem energy price cap increased by 5% in January. Is now the time to fix your energy tariff?
Electric vehicle (EV) energy tariffs: should you get one?
As more and more people make the switch from petrol and diesel to electric, we explore the world of EV energy tariffs.
By Oojal Kour Published
Households still face paying over the odds for fixed rate energy tariffs as deals improve
Fixed rate energy tariffs are becoming more competitive but even the cheapest is still more expensive than the price cap – is it worth fixing your gas and electricity bill?
By Marc Shoffman Published
The nobbling of Britain’s nuclear energy sector
The UK once led the world in atomic power, but now it’s a has-been. The malaise is due to the left’s opposition to the sector and decisions taken by the Blair government.
By Max King Published
How to make a mint from the next mining boom
Avoid the metals producers and invest in companies with the tools and technology to help the sector boost output and reduce its environmental footprint.
By Dr Matthew Partridge Published
Gold hit a record high in 2023 - could it soar higher this year?
The yellow metal has hit a new all-time high. We look at market expectations for 2024, whether investors should sell and take profits, and how to invest in gold.
By Ruth Emery Last updated
How to invest in gold
Beginners' Guides Investing in gold can be a useful way to diversify your portfolio and offers protection when the stock markets struggle. We explain how to invest in gold.
By Marc Shoffman Last updatedBeginners' Guides
MoneyWeek’s investment writers' tips for 2024
Our writers’ top investment tips for 2024 include a biotech investment trust, a gold miner and a copper ETF.
By MoneyWeek Published
Lithium goes from boom to bust
There are signs of an oversupply of lithium – the metal used for EV batteries.
By Alex Rankine Published
Look to space to fix the energy crisis
Solar energy from space and a type of helium on the Moon look promising.
By Merryn Somerset Webb Published