Pink Picks: Obama and climate change, Centrica, EDF, British Energy, BP

Energy news from the FT:

- Senate deals blow to Obama’s climate change legislation
Administration now has slim chance of fast-tracking cap and trade system

- US lawmakers unveils radical shift in energy policy
Democrat-led bill’s climate targets more aggressive than Obama’s

- Centrica and EDF locked in talks on British Energy
Companies at loggerheads over selling 25% stake

- Chloride Group’s results power along thanks to central Asia
Forecasts trading for year will be in line with expectations

- Wood Mackenzie is up for sale

Energy information provider could fetch £650m-plus