Further reading

Kiran Stacey

The FT published a special report on the energy industry today, taking a global look at some of the major issues facing the industry. Here are the links to the web versions of the pieces included:
- Power shifts reflect changed global reality
- Opec: Cartel’s power set to increase as stocks decline
- Big oil: Integrated majors need to reinvent themselves
- Deepwater drilling: BP’s disaster renews focus on inspections
- Climate change policy: Cancun offers slim hopes of progress
- Alternatives: Algae offer double benefit as biofuel and carbon capture
- US power inputs: Usurpers mount challenge to the ascendancy of King Coal
- Nuclear power: New dawn for a former sunset industry
- US policy: A nation in thrall to the power of oil
- Infrastructure: Clever way to cut usage and save money
- Shale gas extraction: Investors aim to profit from US experience
- Renewables: Design of subsidy systems is crucial to their success
- China: Beijing in the running to take crown for wind turbines
- Brazil: Jubilant mood as country taps fresh reserves
- Iraq: Upgrading proven reserves by over 20% is ‘big game changer’ Read more

FT Energy Source

From today, Energy Source will bring you the day’s top news stories, commentaries and blogs in one morning post entitled ‘Energy headlines’
- BP oil spill well effectively dead, says US – FT
- BP leak just a bump in the road for the oil industry – FT
- Dudley faces fight for right to drill in Gulf – Bloomberg
- BP says spill compensation rate soars – Reuters
- Gulf oil spill by numbers – LA Times
- Oil tankers show signs of new global economic slowdown – The Times (£)
- California officials question PG&E on riskiest pipelines – WSJ
- Sinochem waits patiently in Potash drama – FT
- The UN doesn’t understand climate change – Michael Levi
- A threat to California’s climate change progress – NYT Green Blog Read more

FT Energy Source

Elsewhere this Friday
- Could carbon-absorbent foam help solve climate change?
- China and India’s coal challenge
- Small modular nuclear reactor comes one step closer
- Algeria goes unconventional Read more

FT Energy Source

Elsewhere this Thursday:
- Q&A with the World Bank’s first clean energy tsar
- Opec’s 50th birthday: who wants cake?
- Enbridge’s quick turnaround sparks oil price fall
- Did Delaware Republican’s support for climate change legislation cost him the primary? Read more

FT Energy Source

Elsewhere this Wednesday:
- Oil industry goes after Schwarzenegger
- The problem with Chinese clean air subsidies
- Big birthdays for Opec and Clean Air Act
- Republican ‘climate zombies’ could claim the Senate Read more

FT Energy Source

Elsewhere this Tuesday:
- What will come first, peak resources or peak humans?
- We don’t have the resources to meet unnecessary population growth
- Where is oil production stagnating or declining?
- Be sceptical about natural gas warnings Read more

FT Energy Source

Elsewhere this Monday:
- The sudden rise of geothermal energy
- White House rebuff to solar activists
- Special report on electric cars
- Parsing the industry reports on the BP oil spill
- Why did PG&E spend millions on politics, not pipelines? Read more

Masa Serdarevic

Elsewhere this Friday:
- Gulf dilemma: Take BP’s payout or sue?
- What if today’s CO2-emitting devices were the last?
- For Pelosi and Markey, an oil sands mission
- Green building takes off in real estate slump Read more

Masa Serdarevic

Elsewhere this Thursday:
- BP will find National Commission far tougher
- Who is buying Iran’s oil?
- The nearly forgotten Mariner explosion is just as bad as the BP oil spill
- A regenerative feat for solar cells
- Natural gas from shale rock promises energy revolution Read more

Masa Serdarevic

Elsewhere this Wednesday:
- Rewarding results: how should we support the development of renewables?
- Iran and the Philippines: Mixing oil with bananas
- Fresh capital in the uranium fuel race
- Mafia cash in on EU wind farm handouts Read more