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- UK’s Ensco to acquire rival Pride – FT

- Ensco investors will warm to deal – FT Lex

- Ensco’s bid to spur more drilling mergers – Bloomberg

- Petrobras ends talks with Eni over Galp – FT

- Oil back over $100 on Egypt fears – The Telegraph

- Regal gets improves takeover offer – FT

- Chesapeake to raise $5bn selling Fayetteville shale holdings – Bloomberg

- Northeast-Nstar merger ‘would reduce competition’ – WSJ (£)

- Swiss receive inflow from Russian traders – FT

- Shell said to offer Gazprom assets to gain LNG plant expansion – Bloomberg

- Nabucco pipeline nations want gas pledges – FT

- Iran finds way round petrol sanctions – FT

- Mox proposal would pay nuclear firm to used recycled plutonium – The Guardian

- Industry groups slam EPA regulations – Argus

- Solarworld’s impressive results light up sector – FT

- Evergreen Solar Q4 revenues rise – Reuters

- Huhne accused of green confusion – FT

- ‘It is time to believe in wind power’ – The Times (£)

- Washington invests in making wind pay – NY Times Green blog

- Power groups fined over connection deadlines – FT