Kate Mackenzie The Source: Solar desert plan; inventory rise forecast; floating turbines

Solar energy from the sand: A snip at €400bn

TNK-BP’s investment raises hope for Russian oil output

Turbines in the sky

Markets: Weaker dollar boosts oil

Inventories ahead

The Gazprom song, and the responses

Sinopec considers a bid for Addax, but Kurdistan dispute may cause problems


Elsewhere:

Another climate law price tag
But perhaps natural gas producers will benefit (Houston Chronicle)

The oil-dollar relationship is a self-fulfilling prophecy
(Inefficient Frontiers)

Is nuclear the green solution?
It depends who you ask (National Journal)

Likelihood of climate change on your doorstep
Met Office to forecast UK changes down to 25sq km grid (The Telegraph)

IPCC chairman: US stance towards China is ‘pragmatic’
Developed countries advised to lead by example on absolute cuts (cop15.dk)

So how’s Chu doing at revamping DOE?
Nuclear responsibilities could be a distraction or an opportunity (TNR)