Fiona Harvey The Source: Gordon Brown on climate change; US oil prices; more on the new man at BP; offshore wind generation

On Energy Source:

Going to the zoo to hear about climate change from Gordon Brown

US oil prices – what oil price can the US afford?

More on the new man at BP

US catches up on offshore wind

Elsewhere:

Offshore wind plans in Norway (Reuters)

US to spend $3.9bn on smart grid (Reuters)

Oil price steadies after Nigerian pipeline attack (Bloomberg)

Petroleos de Venezuela may need to raise $3bn (Bloomberg)