James Fontanella-Khan Spot News

Energy news from elsewhere:

- US offered to suspend Iran oil, gas sanctions in 2008 (Platts)

- Pelosi, Democrats pledge action on carbon limits in US House (Bloomberg)

- Moscow court frees Yukos lawyer (WSJ)

- Struggling ‘mom and pop’ oil companies smile for investors (Greenwire via NYT)

- Ganges, Colorado among major rivers drying up as climate warms  (Bloomberg)

- South Korea lights the way on carbon emissions with its £23bn deal (Guardian)

- China lends abroad to ease oil deals (WSJ)