Daily Archives: January 7, 2011

Kiran Stacey

Many thanks for all your questions for Chris Huhne, Shell’s chief executive. His answers will appear on this site on Friday, January 7th.
Next week, the person in the hotseat will be Jack Gerard, the CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, the oil industry lobby group based in Washington DC.  Read more

Kiran Stacey

[huhne1] In this first weekly readers’ Q&A session of 2011, Chris Huhne, the UK energy secretary, answers your electricity-market related questions.
In the second of two posts, he discusses the cost of emissions targets, the chances of another oil shock and what should happen to the “big six” power companies. Read more

Kiran Stacey

In this first weekly readers’ Q&A session of 2011, Chris Huhne, the UK energy secretary, answers your electricity-market related questions. Read more

Kiran Stacey

The UK energy secretary has promised to ensure that industrial-scale solar farms do not swallow up too much of the money dedicated to incentivising small-scale renewables projects. Read more

FT Energy Source

- BP investors shrug off oil spill report – FT
- Contractor accused of failing to learn lessons – FT
- BP failures pose risk to UK – The Telegraph
- Report warns on prospect of years of confusion – FT
- Deepwater Horizon: The real cause is peak oil – Damian Carrington, The Guardian
- China power sector to boom as oil sector slows – Reuters
- Freezing conditions in southern China force power station closures – Bloomberg
- OMV to buy Pioneer’s Tunisian assets – FT
- EPA fires first volley from the House – NY Times Green blog
- National Grid fined £8m for misreporting – FT
- How we can end Europe’s energy squeeze – Nick Butler, FT
- Norway backs ethanol plant – Argus
- Skykon’s UK turbine factory goes bust – The Telegraph Read more