Australia’s securities regulator said on Monday there was a cyber security breach at a server it used to transfer files including credit license applications where some information may have been viewed. Read More
It also could mean new prospects for college athletes, ride-share drivers, graduate students and others seeking organized labor protections.
To understand how President Joe Biden’s move to cancel the Keystone XL Pipeline might affect the US-Canada relationship, The World’s host Carol Hills spoke to Kathryn Harrison, a political scientist and environmental policy expert at The University of British Columbia
The world’s top market for rooftop solar is looking for new ways to add distributed PV to its electricity system by fine-tuning its interplay with the power grid. This year, utilities in South Australia and Victoria will roll out a
(Bloomberg) — Elon Musk, the world’s richest man, is donating $100 million toward a prize for the “best carbon capture technology.” Read More
The U.S. economy sped up in January and got off to a good start in 2021, a new survey showed, even as the coronavirus spread faster than ever.
VILNIUS — A gas-fired power station planned for northeast Poland will use liquefied natural gas (LNG) imported via a terminal in Lithuania, in a sign of the region’s growing independence from Russian gas. Read More
BEIJING/SINGAPORE — Saudi Arabia, the Read More
CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TC Energy Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) (TC Energy or the company) announced it is disappointed with the expected action to revoke the existing Presidential Permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. The decision
WINNIPEG — U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday will revoke the presidential permit needed to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline, one of 15 executive actions he will undertake after being sworn into office, aides said, dashing Ottawa’s hopes of
Materials are as important as energy to the low-carbon transition, and require a complete reconfiguration of supply chains, according to researchers and innovators speaking at the recent webinar “Transforming the use of materials for a green deal”.
NEW YORK — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday granted three waivers to oil refiners that exempt them from U.S. biofuel blending obligations, a last-minute move before President Donald Trump leaves office on Wednesday. Read More
In a last-minute slap at President Donald Trump, a federal appeals court struck down one of his administration’s most momentous climate rollbacks on Tuesday, saying officials acted illegally in issuing a new rule that eased federal regulation of air pollution
The nation’s arguably leading pro-business lobby sees the incoming Biden administration’s pledge for climate-change action — including rejoining the Paris Accord that President Trump abandoned — as a can’t-miss chance to influence “market-based” policy on greenhouse gas emissions and more.
CARACAS/MEXICO CITY — The United States on Tuesday sanctioned a network of oil trading firms, individuals and vessels that have helped Venezuelan state-run oil company PDVSA sell crude mainly to Asia despite Washington’s sanctions on the South American nation. Read
For this episode of the Local Energy Rules podcast, host John Farrell talks with Patrick Hanlon, Director of Environmental Programs for the Minneapolis Health Department. They discuss Green Cost Share: a program that promotes public health by matching investments in solar and
Every year around 734 million tons of wheat straw are produced worldwide, a large amount of waste, which is cheap and has had no well-defined use until now. Recently, the RNM-271 Chemical Engineering and FQM-383 NANOVAL Organic Chemistry research groups
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday imposed sanctions on a ship involved in building the Nord Stream 2 pipeline to take Russian natural gas to Europe via Germany, as Washington seeks to raise pressure on the project on
The world can emerge stronger from its interconnected health, economic, and climate crises, but success will require bold, urgent, and far-sighted measures. World leaders must act today to ensure a durable, equitable recovery that does not neglect the most vulnerable
(Bloomberg) — The race to decarbonize the world is on, and 2021 is set to break fresh records for investment and installations in renewable energy and clean technologies. Read More