Kate Mackenzie Energy headlines – Gulf oil spill edition

Obama steps up fight to contain oil spill - FT

Oil disaster spills into political arena - FT

Exxon warns on impact of BP spill - FT

Gulf oil spill may have far-reaching political impact - The Hill

Spill ‘spreading faster than expected’ – UpstreamOnline/Wires

Oil spill’s blow to BP’s image may eclipse out-of-pocket costs - NY Times

Video: Coast Guard burns oil spill – Houston Chronicle

Background:

Oil spills - Scienceclarified.com

Tech talk: Oil rigs and oil ships - Heading Out/The Oil Drum

Oil and offshore gas technology – Chris Nelder