Kate Mackenzie The Source: Van Jones resigns; French carbon tax; Peak oil debates

On FT Energy Source:

Simmons vs Yergin, Lynch et al on Peak Oil

Markets: Analysts expect an Opec rollover

Van Jones resigns, and not over green jobs

Sovereign wealth funds get into physical oil

France to get a carbon tax – maybe

Further reading:

Oil pressure – getting the oil out, explained (The Oil Drum)

Are climate change funds the next big thing? (Guardian)

New CFTC report hits the street: money managers’ positions not that different to commercial players (Houston Chronicle)

Oil experts banished from Venezuela gives Colombia’s industry a boost (LA Times)

Natural gas lobby’s efforts on Waxman-Markey hit a roadblock as coal+CCS remains in favour (NY Times)

Watch that natural gas contango (SeekingAlpha)

Medvedev puts foot down on further changes to Gazprom’s Ukraine contract (UpstreamOnline)