Daily Archives: July 8, 2010

Kate Mackenzie

As the two relief wells get closer to their target, BP’s ailing share price has improved somewhat. But despite the positive reaction from investors, the prospect of the relief wells failing altogether is also being raised as the drilling nears its target. Read more

Kate Mackenzie

Crude oil prices fell on the news last month that the IEA had raised its predictions of oil supply. But were they right to?  Read more

Kate Mackenzie

- ‘We’ve been going flat out’ on the spill

- The rise of gas Opec?

- Europe’s demand. Iran’s gas reserves. And then there’s Russia

- Eddie Izzard says nice things about BP

- The real options for US climate policy [And more] Read more

Kate Mackenzie

- Eni to settle US bribery probe – FT

- US seeks advance notice of any BP sales – FT

- BP’s relief well close to target – FT

- BP steps up ‘charm offensive’ – WSJ

- CBO says Kerry-Lieberman bill would save $19bn – USA Today

- BP tries to reassure shareholders – NY Times

- BP needs three more days to attach new Macondo vessel – Argus [And more] Read more