Energy headlines

- BP considers new plan to permanently seal well - NY Times

- Rig engineer details problems before blast - WSJ

- BP to continue test, seepage unrelated to well - Reuters

- BP puts Gulf oil spill cost at nearly $4bn – AP/Washington Post

- Oil spill puts a target on BP’s back - WSJ

- BP shares fall amid fresh spill fears - FT

- Senate Democrats continue last-ditch talks to save climate plan – The Hill

- UK lagging behind on energy investment - FT

- BP planning new Macondo top kill - Upstream

- US issues first shallow-water drilling permit - Reuters