Kate Mackenzie The Source: Iraq; Opec-Asian summit; ethanol whoppers

On Energy Source:

Storing up a supertanker problem

Iraq seeks to make up oil price shortfall

Oil producers and consumers fret over future price spikes

If the oil shock caused the recession…


Elsewhere:

Ethanol: More Brazilian ethanol whoppers: Ignoring diesel means some claims made about Brazil’s ethanol use are not true (R-Squared)

Efficiency: A defence of the incandescent light bulb A lighting designer says the standard way of measuring light efficiency is ‘misleading’ (NY Times)

Wind: Wind power’s dirty little secret It makes nuclear less profitable without contributing reliable capacity (Infrastucturist)

Power: Power, and pitfalls of an electrical smart grid The project is daunting (LA Times)