Daily Archives: September 1, 2010

FT Energy Source

The FT’s Lex published a column on Wednesday on wind power in the US:

Much like the wind itself, the business of harnessing its power comes and goes in great gusts. The US is now in one of the painfully quiet periods – wind power installations in the first half of the year were down 71 per cent versus a year ago and 57 per cent from the same period in 2008 with further declines expected next year – but it has become an opportune time to go green for big, dirty utilities. Read more

Masa Serdarevic

Elsewhere this Wednesday:
- A nuclear giant moves into wind
- A greener Champagne bottle
- BP’s post-spill advertising comes at an unknown cost
- Just blowin’ in the wind
- Passions and detachment in journalism Read more

Masa Serdarevic

- Former chief sues Abu Dhabi energy company – FT
- Congo seizes First Quantum Minerals’ assets – FT
- BP sells Malaysian ethylene and polyethylene interest to Petronas – Bloomberg
- PotashCorp calls BHP’s behaviour unethical – FT
- Exelon to buy Deere’s wind power unit – FT Read more