Spot news: Engro, Total, Market at 15-month high

Mr Middle East bides Total’s time by looking to the west (FT)

Engro plans $1bn N Africa plant (FT)

Winter demand pushes crude to 15-month high (FT)

CFTC set to propose caps on energy speculation (FT)

Hanoi signals resumption of state sell-offs (FT)

Huge challenge for offshore wind expansion (FT)

Oil Futures: Crude Stays Above $81; Oil Inventory Data Due (WSJ)

Petroquest cuts Q4 production, FY capex views (Reuters)

Romania’s Petrom buys firm in Kazakhstan (Reuters)

Coal? Sold! to the Developing World (Gregor)