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Advantage Lithium replaces CEO in wake of college admissions scandal

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(Reuters) – Advantage Lithium Corp said on Thursday it has temporarily replaced Chief Executive David Sidoo as he battles U.S. fraud charges connected to a sweeping college admissions scandal. FILE PHOTO: Students walk on the campus of Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut November 12, 2015. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo The company has named board member Read More

Boeing 737 MAX deliveries in limbo after deadly crash: sources

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DUBLIN/SEATTLE (Reuters) – Deliveries of Boeing’s best-selling 737 MAX jets were effectively frozen on Wednesday, though production continued, after the United States joined a global grounding of the narrowbody model over safety concerns, industry sources said. American civil aviation and Boeing investigators search through the debris at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET Read More

Indonesia plans tax changes to drive output, exports of greener cars

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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia plans to revise its luxury tax scheme for cars to encourage production of environmentally friendly vehicles and to help promote Southeast Asia’s biggest economy as a regional hub for exports, ministers said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: A view of a traffic roundabout in the central business district before the lights were Read More

Bezos, Bloomberg and Gates back revolutionary exploration tech

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A new startup backed by several tech heavyweights is using revolutionary big data analytics to find new, ethical cobalt deposits in reliable jurisdictions. Some 60 percent of the world’s cobalt, as a by-product of copper and nickel mining, is located in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which doesn’t exactly have an excellent track record in Read More

Standard Lithium to Present at the 31st Annual ROTH Conference on March 19th

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Standard Lithium Ltd. (“Standard Lithium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SLL) (OTC-Nasdaq Intl. Designation: STLHF) (FRA: S5L), is scheduled to participate in the 31st Annual ROTH Conference on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Orange County, CA. CEO Robert Mintak is scheduled to present Read More

Coal ash contaminates groundwater near most U.S. coal plants: study

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – More than 90 percent of U.S. coal-fired power plants that are required to monitor groundwater near their coal ash dumps show unsafe levels of toxic metals, according to a study released on Monday by environmental groups, which cited the potential harm to drinking water. The groups, led by the Environmental Integrity Project Read More

Standard Lithium Files Non-Provisional US & International Patent Applications for Its Lithium Extraction Technology

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Standard Lithium Ltd. (“Standard Lithium” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SLL) (OTC-Nasdaq Intl. Designation: STLHF) (FRA: S5L), announced that the Company has filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office covering the Company’s novel process for the recovery of Lithium from brine. Concurrently, an Read More

Australia will easily meet Paris climate accord target: study

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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia is on track to meet its carbon emissions target under the Paris Climate accord well before 2030, thanks to increasing growth in wind and solar power, a study has found, contradicting a report last month calling for sharper emissions cuts. An old windmill stands in front of wind turbines in a Read More

Electric cars will kill oil demand within decade, Bank of America predicts

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Bank of America Merill Lynch sees a peak in global demand for crude oil around 2030, followed by a period of rapid decline as a result of the electrification of transportation. For the next decade or so, oil demand should continue to grow, although at a slower and slower rate. According to Bank of America Read More