Daily Archives: February 9, 2011

In this week’s podcast: We look at comments made by Frank Chapman, chief executive for gas and oil supplier BG Group, that the gas sector faces a “huge supply” challenge to bring online enough gas to meet demand Read more

Kiran Stacey

This morning’s story in the Guardian that US diplomats believed Saudi Arabia to have overstated their oil reserves should ring alarm bells around the energy world. Read more

Kiran Stacey

- Wikileaks: US fears Saudi Arabia overstated oil reserves – The Guardian
- Shell and BP to leave oil refineries in US and Europe – Bloomberg
- Does a drilling boom beckon? – NY Times Green blog
- Singh intervenes in Cairn India dispute – FT
- India risks backlash in $9bn Cairn crisis – FT
- Solar energy firms threaten legal action over FITs – The Guardian
- Entergy profit down 27% as costs dent margins – WSJ (£)
- BG warns over demand for gas – FT
- BG raises US and Brazil production targets – FT
- BG shrugs off Egypt unrest – The Times (£)
- Buffalo bans hydraulic fracturing – Reuters
- Tokyo builds national teams in export drive – FT
- California panel starts PG&E pipeline blast probe – WSJ (£)
- Banks in Mongolian coal ‘gold rush’ – FT
- UN report sees growing importance for biomass – Argus Read more