Kate Mackenzie The Source: Slime; Natural gas gloom; Commodities regulation

On Energy Source:

How effective are speculative limits in commodities, anyway?

Slime: The friendly face of geo-engineering

Markets: Inventory gains leave markets lower

Natural gas: Not so unstoppable after all

Further reading:

Cantarell production fell by half between January and July, and it could be finished by the end of next year (Gregor)

How renewable energy expansion could create ‘energy sprawl’ (NY Times)

Oh the irony: Will an old Ford plant be converted into a $1bn renewable manufacturing showcase? (Detroit Free Press)

That natural gas storage trainwreck… (Houston Chronicle)

China plans 500MW solar plant (CNet)

Excitement and trepidation over Uganda’s oil wealth (Guardian)

US utility seeks grant for biggest ever grid storage battery (Reuters)