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Uber appoints new UK boss as London licence renewal nears

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FILE PHOTO: A screen displays the company logo for Uber Technologies Inc on the day of its IPO at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Uber (UBER.N) appointed a new boss for Britain and Ireland on Monday just over a month before Read More

Irish regulator nears end of first privacy probe, ruling to take months

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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s data privacy regulator is close to concluding its first probe into a multinational company under the EU’s new privacy laws, likely to involve Facebook’s WhatsApp subsidiary, although a formal decision could take months. FILE PHOTO: The WhatsApp messaging application is seen on a phone screen August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/File Photo Read More

Ryanair expects minimal disruption from planned strikes

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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) expects minimal cancellations with affected passengers flying out at different times if pilots in Britain and Ireland go ahead with a two-day strike next week, the airline’s chief people officer said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Passengers board a Ryanair flight at the airport in Gdansk, Poland, June 19, 2019. REUTERS/Kevin Read More

Equinor starts up Mariner heavy oil production in UK North Sea

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Highlights Plateau output level to be 55,000 b/d, peak of 70,000 b/d First operated UK oil production for Equinor Adds to growing UK heavy oil production London — Norway’s Equinor has started production from the Mariner heavy oil field in the UK North Sea, which is set to produce for over 30 years and add Read More

Equinor’s $7.7 billion Mariner field starts up in the UK North Sea

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8/15/2019 OSLO – Equinor and partners realized first oil from the Mariner field in the UK North Sea today. The field is expected to produce more than 300 MMboe over the next 30 years. “The start-up of Mariner, the first Equinor-operated oil field on the UKCS, establishes our foothold in the UK and reinforces our Read More

No chance of US-UK free trade deal if Brexit risks peace in Ireland – Pelosi

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Nancy Pelosi has warned that there is “no chance” of a US-UK free trade deal passing Congress post-Brexit if it puts peace on the island of Ireland at risk. The US speaker of the House of Representatives released a statement on Wednesday following recent comments from President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor John Bolton, who Read More

UK’s Propeller Fuels plans further growth of bunker operations in Ireland

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UK-based marine fuel supplier Propeller Fuels is eyeing further expansion in Ireland after recently extending its bunker supply operations to ports in Northern Ireland and the northern part of the Republic of Ireland, a company spokesman said this week. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now “We do Read More

Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in U.S. against French digital tax

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google unit, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the French government’s digital services tax. FILE PHOTO: The logos of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google are seen in a combination photo from Reuters files. REUTERS/File Photo In July, Read More

Greenbacker Acquires 9.27 MW of Solar Energy Projects from BNRG Renewables Ltd.

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New York, NY, Aug. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC (“the Company”) announced today that, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, it purchased the rights to a 9.27 megawatt (MW) portfolio of three solar projects (the “OR Solar Portfolio”) from a subsidiary of BNRG Renewables Ltd. (“BNRG”). BNRG was advised by the principals Read More