Daily Archives: April 9, 2010

Ed Crooks

The Labour government has put forward its ideas about how to answer concerns about security of British natural gas supplies. And in a predictable twist, those answers look like being very close to the solutions put forward by the Tories. Read more

Sheila McNulty

President Barack Obama’s plan to consider opening new areas to exploration in Alaska means those leases already signed for the Beaufort and Chukchi Seas in 2007 and 2008 will come under increased scrutiny in coming years. The pressure will be on Royal Dutch Shell, the largest leaseholder, to allay fears for the environment and fishing.  Read more

James Fontanella-Khan

Essar Energy to raise $2.5bn in London IPO (FT)

Oil could give kiss of death to recovery (FT)
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