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Indian women abduct, demand ransom for Mumbai top manager they accuse of rape

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Indian police have raided a home in New Delhi to rescue a wealthy businessman, who was taken hostage by a group of women over alleged sexual abuse. Rape is a major problem in India, as well as growing number of false accusations. The managing director of a Mumbai-based marine engineering company was kidnapped during a Read More

Tankers sought to store abundant LNG as traders wait for better prices

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By Anna Shiryaevskaya on 5/17/2019 Hudong-Zhonghua Shipyard’s 270,000 cbm LNG carrier design. Photo: DNV GL. LONDON (Bloomberg) — A long-established practice in oil trading, the complexity and cost of keeping natural gas in liquid form on ships for extended periods meant it wasn’t widely used until last fall, in anticipation of a surge in Chinese Read More

Prairie Provident Announces Election of Directors

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prairie Provident Resources Inc. (“Prairie Provident” or the “Company”) announces that, at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held May 16, 2019, the seven nominees set out in the Company’s information circular dated April 5, 2019 were elected as directors. Detailed voting results on the election Read More

LNG players weigh ship-storage gambit that backfired last winter

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By Anna Shiryaevskaya on 5/17/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) — With so much cheap liquefied natural gas around, traders are again looking at tankers to store the fuel in the hope of better prices. A long-established practice in oil trading, the complexity and cost of keeping natural gas in liquid form on ships for extended periods meant Read More

DJI Osmo Action camera poses threat to GoPro

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DJI has launched its first action camera posing a challenge to the market leader GoPro. The Chinese company already dominates the consumer market for drones. The Osmo Action uses image-stabilisation software to smooth out its video, rather than using the electronic motors found in the Osmo Pocket and other handheld gimbals. This mirrors the approach Read More

Colorado Petroleum Council names Lynn Granger executive director

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5/16/2019 DENVER — API President and CEO Mike Sommers has named Lynn Granger executive director of the Colorado Petroleum Council. Granger joins the Colorado Petroleum Council from Colorado Concern, a leading business advocacy association in the Mountain West, where she served as COO. “Colorado is a cornerstone of America’s energy revolution, and Lynn possesses every Read More

Sky Solar Files 2018 Annual Report on Form-20F

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HONG KONG, May 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sky Solar Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SKYS) (“Sky Solar” or the “Company”), a global developer, owner and operator of solar parks, today announced that the Company filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May Read More

Gevo and Avfuel Supply Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuel for Transatlantic Operators Headed to EBACE

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gevo, Inc.(NASDAQ: GEVO) will once again provide its sustainable and renewable alcohol-to-jet fuel (ATJ) to Avfuel Corporation.  Available May 15-18, operators with prior commitments that are flying from Sheltair at Farmingdale, New York’s Republic Airport (KFRG) to EBACE—the annual European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, held in Geneva, Switzerland—will Read More

Australia’s drought wilts support for government in rural heartlands

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MILDURA, Australia (Reuters) – A conservative stronghold for a century, Australia’s hinterland is now cracking like the drought-parched earth, voters say, with once-safe districts in jeopardy ahead of Saturday’s election. The drought-affected Darling River sits well below its banks at Pooncarie, a town in outback western New South Wales, Australia April 25, 2019. Picture taken Read More

WeWork starts $2.9 billion property platform with Canada’s CDPQ

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The We Company, parent of workspace provider WeWork, said on Wednesday it has created a $2.9 billion real estate investment platform with funding from one of Canada’s largest pension funds, building on ties with private equity firm the Rhone Group. FILE PHOTO: The WeWork logo is displayed outside a co-working space Read More