Energy suppliers urged to cut prices (FT)

Debate heats up on weather and oil demand (FT) Read more

UN climate change chief quits (FT)

De Boer resignation deals blow to hopes for early treaty (FT) Read more

US energy chief struggles to shift debate (FT)

Energy companies fight own emissions corner (FT) Read more

Russia and EU plan system to limit energy supply disruption
Concerns persist over renewed tensions with Ukraine (FT)

Gas fears to dominate Yalta talks
Energy is not only issue Russia and Ukraine must iron out (FT) Read more

Obama renews climate pledge
Meaningful deal still seen as possible (FT)

South Korea pledges emissions cut
Will cut emissions by 4% by 2020 (FT) Read more

Brazil’s president Lula calls on leaders to attend climate talks
Urges them to break deadlock in negotiating emission cuts (FT)

Likelihood of climate treaty delay grows
Senior UK official says deal could take another year (FT)

Iraq oil deal puts pressure on Opec
Exxon and Shell win right to develop West Qurna field (FT)

Eni and KazMunaiGaz close to deal
Could lead to $50bn investment in central Asian oil and gas (FT)

A new route for natural gas to Europe
Finland and Sweden give green light to Nordstream (WSJ)

Jobs issue jeopardises wind farm’s stimulus deal
Backlash against Chinese involvement in Texas project (NY Times) Read more

Forecast of gas glut challenges Russian grip
IEA projections challenge industry assumption of shortages (FT)

Green policies expected to hit gas demand
US would become largely self-sufficient (FT) Read more

UN chief damps climate treaty hopes
New deal unlikely before next year (FT)

US Republican boycott delays climate bill
Nixes hopes Congress can pass bill before Copenhagen (FT) Read more

Denbury to buy Encore Acquisitions in $4.5bn deal
US independents pressured to consolidate (FT)

EU proposes €50bn climate change deal
Stops short of specifying how much it will contribute (FT) Read more

Google and Microsoft eye wind farm investments, energy adviser says
Multinationals aim to ‘green’ their electricity use (FT)

Total warns of energy insecurity
Fears green policies will cause shortages (FT) Read more