William MacNamara The Source: tech collaboration in mining and oil, China’s Saudi oil imports, coal king hails nuclear age, the Chevy Volt

On Energy Source:

Rio Tinto and Codelco’s pragmatic cooperation

Elsewhere:

Chinese refiners agree 12 per cent rise in Saudi oil imports, topping 1m barrels per day (Reuters)

Duke’s Jim Rogers slags off coal, reiterates support for nuclear (WSJ)

Entertaining review of the Chevy Volt hybrid (NY Times)

Oil prices fall for a second day (Bloomberg)

Green Londoners can recharge their electric cars at Sainsbury’s (Treehugger)

Scotland turns on wave energy device (BBC)