Kate Mackenzie The Source: Russia’s oil treaty; efficiency savings; ‘oil needs to triple’

On FT Energy Source:

Why Russia is proposing its own energy treaty

Energy efficiency: Not quite a free lunch

Maintaining dividends at different oil prices: Total comes out best in Europe

The end of the Asian oil premium?

Elsewhere:

Oil: “Oil prices need to triple — then triple again,” says ‘Twilight in the Desert’ author (Times Record News)

Emissions: Ending ‘Carbon Emissions’ jargon Not all carbon-containing emissions exert a heat-trapping effect on the atmosphere; not all greenhouse gases contain carbon (Dot Earth/NY Times)

Coal: It’s hard to win a fight against a cheap BTU Wind is good. Solar is better. But coal is cheap, portable and storable (Gregor)

Electric vehicles: Shai Agassi Q&A: Brilliant idea, or nuts? ‘I gotta tell you, mySAP Business Suite is more complex,’ says the former software executive (CNet)

CCS: E.ON’s video on how carbon dioxide could be captured, transported and buried under in the North Sea.