Kate Mackenzie The Source: Oil’s anniversary; Popular energy policy; Heritage Oil; Camelina

On FT Energy Source:

Markets: Crude leads commodities higher

Natgas cars get a boost

Heritage Oil unpleasantries

How the history of oil becomes an argument over its future

Further reading:

Washington Post survey finds Obama is rather popular on energy policy, with 55 per cent in favour of recent efforts. Full data here (Washington Post)

The economy’s reliance on oil is another argument in favour of a prolonged and shallow recovery (The Economist)

A look at Camelina, a biofuel crop used in the Japan Airlines test flight (Bit Tooth Energy)

Morgan Downey’s history of 150 years of oil (The Oil Drum)

T.Boone Pickens’ hedge fund concentrates on energy, drops basic materials (SeekingAlpha)

Titusville marks 150th anniversary of first successful oil well (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Natural gas may hit $1 in Canada, says analyst (National Post)

The case against <2 degrees of warming (John Quiggan)