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China’s Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offences. The Ministry of Ecology and Environment found that Ganxian Hongjin Rare Earth Ltd Co, a subsidiary of China Minmetals Rare Earth 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

China’s steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection agency said in a notice. Hebei, which produces about a quarter of the country’s steel, is set to impose tougher Read More

Prison experts reveal exactly what they would have done with Epstein

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By Jonathan Dienst, Andrew Blankstein, Dareh Gregorian and Rich Schapiro, NBC News Even before his first suspected suicide attempt last month, Jeffrey Epstein was perhaps the most vulnerable man in the federal jail system: a wealthy and well-known financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. He was, by all accounts, the kind of inmate who Read More

Circumstances around Jeffrey Epstein’s death are almost beyond belief

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By Greg Milam, US correspondent For one of the most high-profile inmates in America to find a way to kill himself in his jail cell is shocking enough. When that inmate had apparently just been removed from “suicide watch” after attempting to take his own life weeks before, it is almost beyond belief. The US Read More

Prison experts ‘stunned and angry’ Epstein was taken off suicide watch

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By Jonathan Dienst, Andrew Blankstein, Dareh Gregorian and Rich Schapiro, NBC News Even before his first suspected suicide attempt last month, Jeffrey Epstein was perhaps the most vulnerable man in the federal jail system: a wealthy and well-known financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls. He was, by all accounts, the kind of inmate who Read More

Explainer: Five questions about Modern Monetary Theory

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – What are the key ideas? Like famed economist John Maynard Keynes, Modern Monetary Theory advocates think government has an important role in offsetting what happens when demand falls short of what’s needed to keep everyone who wants a job employed. They draw also on the ideas of Hyman Minsky, who was best Read More

GasLog Ltd. Reports Financial Results for the Three-Month Period Ended June 30, 2019

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Monaco, Aug. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GasLog Ltd. and its subsidiaries (“GasLog” or “Group” or “Company”) (NYSE: GLOG), an international owner, operator and manager of liquefied natural gas (“LNG”) carriers, today reported its financial results for the three-month period ended June 30, 2019. Highlights • Delivery of the GasLog Warsaw on July 31, 2019, Read More

Vantage Drilling International Schedules Second Quarter 2019 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

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HOUSTON, July 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vantage Drilling International (“Vantage” or the “Company”) today announced that it will host a conference call at 10:00 AM Eastern Time on August 14, 2019 to discuss operating results for the second quarter of 2019. Vantage will release earnings before the market opens on August 14, 2019. Vantage’s earnings release Read More