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Nigeria’s economic growth slows after oil sector loss

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By Solape Renner on 5/20/2019 Erha North. Photo: Aveon Offshore. LAGOS (Bloomberg) — Nigeria’s economic growth slowed in the first quarter after the oil sector, the country’s biggest foreign-exchange earner, contracted. Gross domestic product in Africa’s largest oil producer expanded by 2.01% in the three months through March from a year earlier, the Abuja-based National Read More

‘All decent people’ oppose ‘damaging’ Russia sanctions, Salvini says ahead of EU elections

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EU sanctions targeting Russia don’t work and “all decent people” support removing them, Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said ahead of next week’s European Parliamentary elections. “I continue to believe that we don’t need sanctions. The issue of their removal unites all decent people,” Salvini told Sputnik new agency after holding a major rally Read More

National Grid says no new NYC natgas customers without Williams pipeline

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(Reuters) – National Grid Plc said on Friday it will not process new applications for natural gas service in its New York City and Long Island service area until Williams Cos Inc’s Northeast Supply Enhancement (NESE) pipeline receives the permits it needs to proceed. On Wednesday, the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) denied Read More

Starbucks’ China rival Luckin serves up a hot debut

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(Reuters) – Shares of China’s Luckin Coffee Inc surged 47% in their market debut on Friday, indicating strong investor demand for the self-declared challenger to Starbucks Corp in the Asian country. A screen welcomes Luckin Coffee during the company’s IPO at the Nasdaq Market site in Times Square in New York, U.S., May 17, 2019. Read More

EU wheat in good shape after rain eases concerns over dry spring

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HAMBURG (Reuters) – Welcome rain in the four largest European Union wheat producers raised hopes for a good harvest this summer after a dry spring sparked fears of a repeat of last year’s drought-damaged crop, experts said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A field of unharvested wheat is seen in Remouille, western France, July 6, 2017. Read More

New EIA product expands access to state and regional energy information

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May 16, 2019 EIA’s new State Energy Portal provides greater access to more state-level U.S. energy data with interactive, customizable views of more than 150 charts, tables, and maps. Infographics show the overall energy context for the states; state rankings provide a way to compare states. Users can download charts and embed them in their Read More

Exclusive: Trump EPA did not await court ruling to loosen biofuel rules for refiners – documents

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The Trump administration made it easier for oil refineries to get waivers from the nation’s biofuel law at least four months before a 2017 court decision it often cites to justify the move to the corn lobby, and the move was motivated by a desire to save the oil industry money, Read More

French ‘serial killer doctor’ accused of poisoning 50+ patients to revive them & impress colleagues

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A French doctor has been arrested on suspicion of poisoning over 50 patients in order to impress his colleagues by stepping in at the last moment to “save” them, according to prosecutors who likened him to a “pyromaniac fireman.” Anesthesiologist Frederic Pechier has been taken into custody regarding 42 “serious adverse events,” including 20 deaths, Read More

Just Energy Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2019 Results

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Annual base EBITDA from continuing operations growth of 13%, driven by robust gross margin improvementEmbedded gross margin remains stable and at historical highsProvides fiscal year 2020 Base EBITDA and Free Cash Flow guidance TORONTO, May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just Energy Group Inc. (TSX:JE; NYSE:JE), a leading consumer company focused on essential needs including Read More

Xodus grows capabilities with addition of renewables advisory team

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5/15/2019 Photo: Scott Hamilton, team leader, with a focus on due diligence, supply chain analysis and techno-economic analysis at Xodus. ABERDEEN — International energy consultancy Xodus Group has expanded its renewables capabilities with the addition of a dedicated advisory unit. The advisory team will support lenders, developers and the wider supply chain to identify and Read More