News bites: BP trial resumes, green energy tax credits in peril, and more

The New York Times reports that BP’s civil trial for the 2010 oil spill resumes Monday with billions of dollars at stake.

Bloomberg reports there are “few signs” that Congress will extend renewable energy tax credits that face expiration at the end of the year.

The Associated Press reports that Exxon will begin offering benefits to married same-sex couples.

Reuters has the latest on energy tensions between China and Japan.

Bloomberg reports that Russia plans to charge Greenpeace activists who boarded an oil platform to protest Arctic drilling.