Kate Mackenzie Energy headlines

Xstrata sees ‘advantages’ in possible Glencore link-up (FT)

Brazil enters fray for African resources (FT)

Ghana blocks Exxon oil-field deal (WSJ)

US courts support for Iran sanctions (FT)

China’s power needs fuel rise in coal prices (FT)

US to review oil’s impact on Alaska marine mammals (Argus)

Areva targets solar power with US move (FT)

Chinese SWF is 4th-biggest holder in US Oil ETF (Bloomberg)

BP’s Sun King Lord Browne reveals his darker side (Guardian)

Italy plans interconnector with Montenegro by 2014 (Argus)

More Qatari LNG cargoes head for UK terminals (Argus)

Melting ice alters way of life in Iqaluit (FT)

Iran supertankers idle in Persian Gulf (Bloomberg)