Spot news

- Hurricane season finds energy groups unready
Gulf of Mexico energy companies are taking a big risk (FT)

Utilities would take worst financial hit with US CO2 bill: Study
Risks would vary widely between companies (Platts)

- BP ends final pay pension for new staff
BP was one of the last remaining FTSE 100 groups to offer final salary pensions (FT)

- Lombard: BP’s long-lived pensioners pose a problem for all
The issue of longevity bonds by the UK government would help (FT)

- Meralco owners face hurdles to power revival
Investors are watching for fresh signs of hostilities to erupt (FT)

- Centrica to buy stake from Canadian Superior Energy
Owner of British Gas to invest almost £500m in Trinidad (FT)

- India’s Tata Power plans gas-based plants
This will be the first time of the Tata’s (HT)

- Shell sees Iraq moving swiftly to first oil bid round awards
Shell’s chief positive about future of war torn country (Platts)

- Wood is new coal as polluters use carbon-eating trees
Wood is becoming a hot commodity in a new low-carbon world (Bloomberg)

Energy Source is no longer updated but it remains open as an archive.

Insight into the financial, economic and policy aspects of energy and the environment.

Read our farewell note

About the blog

Archive

« May Jul »June 2009
M T W T F S S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930