Chron Energy Newslinks | 11.10.09 | Wean yourself off oil by 2020 or else

• If world fossil fuel use doesn’t go down after 2020 things will get ugly says the International Energy Agency.

Ida could shut-in two-thirds of Gulf oil.

EPA moves to dismiss Chamber lawsuit on California car emissions.

• Texas electric rates drop but New Mexico still has us beat.

• There’s something amiss in natural gas data, says Bernstein researchers and it could be bullish.

• From the depths of bankruptcy TXCO sells a big chunk of assets to Newfield for $223 million.

• Apache gets OK for large Argentina natural gas project.

• XTO reports record earnings.

• Iraqi cabinet gives final approval to Exxon/Shell oil deal.