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Gastech: Permian oil growth could transform US’ second-wave LNG-export market

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Houston — Permian Basin oil producers could become the driving force behind the US’ second wave of LNG supply. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now That was the seemingly contrarian wisdom of a panel of chief executives at Gastech, the annual global conference held this week in Read More

‘Save our future’: Striking students demand global climate action

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SYDNEY/BANGKOK/BERLIN (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets around the world on Friday to demand global leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit take urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe. The global climate strike kicked off in the Pacific islands – some of the nations Read More

Stimulus soothes stocks as oil heads higher

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LONDON (Reuters) – World shares climbed on Friday as stimulus measures by major central banks eased worries about growth, especially in Asian markets, while oil headed for its best week since January. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo China Read More

Millions call for urgent action with Global Climate Strike

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Hundreds of thousands of people across the world are taking to the streets to call for urgent measures to tackle climate change. Millions of people in 139 countries are expected to take part, with 300,000 in Australia having already started. Inspired by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, students are leading events from Australia to Iceland Read More

‘We are rising’: students strike for global climate action

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SYDNEY/BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe. “We didn’t light it, but we’re trying to fight it,” read one sign carried Read More

Millions across the world call for urgent action on climate change

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Millions of people in 139 countries are expected to take to the streets to call for urgent measures to tackle climate change. Inspired by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, students are leading events from Australia to Iceland that highlight the need to address what they describe as a climate emergency. People in around 150 countries Read More

Main IKEA retailer expects to exceed renewable energy goal by year’s end

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STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores, will by year’s end exceed its 2020 target to produce as much renewable energy as the energy it consumes, Ingka Chief Executive Jesper Brodin said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: IKEA Group President & CEO Jesper Brodin attends the opening of the company’s first store in Read More

World calls for urgent action on climate change

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Millions of people around the world are expected to take to the streets to call for urgent measures to tackle climate change. Inspired by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, students are leading events from Australia to Iceland that highlight the need to address what they describe as a climate emergency. People in around 150 countries Read More

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Trump, seeks to mend fences in Washington

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump on Thursday during a fence-mending visit to Washington where the chief executive faced aggressive questioning from lawmakers about the social network’s failures to protect consumer privacy. Trump posted a photo with Zuckerberg on Twitter and called their session a “nice meeting” in the Oval Read More