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enCore Energy Comments on a Memorandum from President Trump Regarding the U.S. Nuclear Fuel Cycle

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — enCore Energy Corp. (TSX.V: EU) (the “Company“) has reviewed a memorandum (the “Memo”) from President Trump in response to an investigation on the current levels of U.S. uranium imports and a request from two petitioners to implement a quota system on the basis of section 232 Read More

China second quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low as trade war bites, more stimulus seen

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen at a production line manufacturing tyres at a factory in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China Read More

China second quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low, more stimulus expected

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen at a production line manufacturing tyres at a factory in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China Read More

China plans to toughen emission checks on steel mills

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China will continue to enforce production restrictions in heavy industry in winter this year and will tighten its emission assessment on steel mills when granting exemptions from curbs already in place, an environment ministry official said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: A worker is seen at the workshop of a steel mill in Read More

Britain to order ships with zero emission technology from 2025

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The James Newman Woolwich Ferry crosses the River Thames in front of Canary Wharf, London’s financial district February 6, 2015. REUTERS/Russell Boyce OSLO (Reuters) – Britain’s government on Thursday said all new ships ordered from 2025 and aimed for its waters must be equipped with zero emission technology, as part of a new plan to Read More

Giant bank sees natural gas plugging gaps in Europe’s energy shift

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By Vanessa Dezem and William Wilkes on 7/10/2019 FRANKFURT (Bloomberg) –One of the world’s biggest clean energy lenders see a future for European natural gas investments. Government plans to quit coal and nuclear power may create openings for gas in the region, according to Thomas Brehler, global head of power, renewables and water at KfW Read More

Twenty-three U.S. states urge Trump to drop vehicle fuel-efficiency freeze

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Nearly two dozen U.S. state governors, including those of California and New York, urged the Trump administration on Tuesday to abandon a proposal to freeze fuel-efficiency standards at 2020 levels through 2026. U.S. President Donald Trump talks with attendees as he departs an event held to tout his administration’s environmental policies in Read More

Refinery news roundup: Some maintenance in Europe draws to a close

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London — Some of the maintenance works in Europe have been drawing to a close. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Meanwhile, French oil major Total has started up production at its La Mede biodiesel (gasoil) plant in southern France, with the first batches of biofuel coming Read More

Japan says first IMO-compliant bunker fuel trial on coastal vessels a success

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Tokyo — Japan’s first trial of bunker fuel complying with the International Maritime Organization’s new 2020 rules went off smoothly on domestic coastal vessels, the transport ministry said on Monday, a move that takes the start of commercial supply of the low-sulfur marine fuels one step closer. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes Read More

China steel hub Hebei moves 2019 industrial capacity cutting targets forward

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top steelmaking province of Hebei has moved up the target dates for cutting industrial capacity and relocating plants by two months to the end of October, the provincial environmental department said. FILE PHOTO: A man rides an electric scooter near a steel plant in Wu’an, Hebei province, China, February 23, 2017. Read More