Energy headlines

- Conoco to sell stake in Russia’s Lukoil - FT

- BP: removed storm plug from relief well at spill site - Dow Jones/Rigzone

- Indian mining faces development dilemma - FT

- Senate energy bill draws widespread criticism - Reuters

- Wind drives growing use of batteries - NY Times

- BG expects Brazil boost despite half-year earnings fall - FT

- Japan, China begin gas treaty talks – Argus

- Macondo relief well on schedule - Upstream

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