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To survive trade battles, China manufacturers deploy every weapon they can

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GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – Manufacturers in China facing trade barriers are deploying an array of moves to try to keep foreign customers – giving discounts, tapping tax breaks, trimming workforces and, occasionally, shifting production overseas to skirt tariffs. FILE PHOTO: Visitors attend the China Import and Export Fair, also known as Canton Fair, in the Read More

Tesla to shrink board to seven directors from 11

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(Reuters) – Tesla Inc said on Friday that four members of its eleven-member board would be leaving over the next two years, as the electric car company looks to streamline its board. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo Brad Buss, Antonio Gracias, Stephen Read More

Billboards in the sky, is it real? Space ads will be ‘so popular people would hate them’

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It may seem more like the plot of a dystopic sci-fi epic than a modern advertising technique but ads in space are a real possibility, analysts tell RT, warning of more sophisticated questions The stars in the night sky will very soon be outshone by the glare of billboards – and in the not-too-distant future. Read More

Billboards in the sky, is it real? Russian firm to project Blade Runner-style ads from outer space

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It may seem more like the plot of a dystopic sci-fi epic than a modern advertising technique but giant ads in space are a very real possibility, as a Russian firm has unveiled plans to install orbital billboards in the night sky. The stars in the night sky will very soon be outshone by the Read More

Progressive Saudi Arabia… vision or mirage? RT’s Boom Bust will tell you more

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Riyadh aims to create a $500 billion mega city possibly funded by the IPO of the nation’s oil giant Saudi Aramco. The project is part of the kingdom’s ‘Vision 2030’ initiative to make the country less reliant on crude exports. RT correspondent Alex Mihailovich told Boom Bust it’s an ambitious and massive project. Saudi Crown Read More

Inspire’s ‘Climate Awareness Report’ Finds Consumers Think Green But Act Dirty Due to Lack of Energy Choice

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78% of U.S. population feels actively stressed by potential consequences of climate change Inspire Commits to Change The Climate and Avoid 1 Billion Metric Tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2030 SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Inspire, a clean energy tech company that provides the first smart thermostat powered by clean Read More

Power play: pumped hydro eyes path through Australia’s climate wars

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KIDSTON, Australia (Reuters) – At an abandoned gold mine in Australia’s outback, plans are being laid for a large-scale renewable energy project generating continuous power, but its fate may sway on the outcome of next month’s national election. A view of Genex Power’s 50 megawatt Kidston solar farm, part of a planned renewable energy project Read More

Key to the mystery of life? 3.5mn yo comet found inside meteorite could reveal solar system secrets

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A small chunk of a 3.5 million-year-old comet found nestled securely inside a meteorite could potentially contain the building blocks of life, a new study has revealed. The meteorite was found in LaPaz icefield in Antarctica, and the comet piece was preserved inside, protecting it from burning up when the space rock entered Earth’s atmosphere. Read More