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Four states updated their renewable portfolio standards in the first half of 2019

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June 24, 2019 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on states’ renewable portfolio standards As of the end of 2018, 29 states and the District of Columbia had renewable portfolio standards (RPS), or polices that require electricity suppliers to source a certain portion of their electricity from designated renewable resources or eligible technologies. Four states—New Read More

Thailand’s IRPC to start selling 0.5% sulfur fuel oil cargo from July

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Singapore — Thailand’s oil and petrochemical company IRPC Public Co. Ltd. plans to start selling low sulfur fuel oil cargo with maximum sulfur of 0.5% from its Rayong refinery from next month, company sources said Monday. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now This move is in line Read More

Extra tariffs on Chinese imports will cost Americans $18 billion-a-year, retail group warns

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The world’s largest retail trade association has urged the Trump administration not to impose additional tariffs on China as it would make Americans pay another $18 billion-a-year for various products, from footwear to furniture. The world’s largest retail trade association has urged the Trump administration not to impose additional tariffs on China as it would Read More

Not you too! US warns India against Russian S-400 ahead of Pompeo’s visit

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Although Washington already has its plate full trying to dissuade Turkey from buying S-400 air defenses, it is also “urging” India against buying the Russian missile system just ahead of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit. Having already told India not to go through with the S-400 deal last week, a State Department official issued Read More

Pompeo to push Iran pressure campaign, oil sanctions compliance while in India: State official

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Highlights US, other suppliers have alleviated loss of Iranian barrels Trump talks with Saudi crown prince about oil market “stability” Trump says sanctions ‘biting’ after aborted strike Washington — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to India next week, but will offer no relief from oil sanctions to what was a top Iranian Read More

IQE shares plunge as Huawei ban hammers tech suppliers

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(Reuters) – Shares in Britain’s IQE plunged as much as 40% on Friday after the tech supplier warned its 2019 revenue would miss forecasts, blaming a bigger than expected hit on the industry’s supply chain from U.S. restrictions on China’s Huawei. The United States restricted Huawei Technologies from buying U.S. goods in May, saying the Read More

Japan JXTG to halt 1% sulfur A-fuel oil supply in Oct as it starts IMO-compliant fuel supply

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Tokyo — Japan’s largest refiner JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy will stop 1.0% sulfur A-fuel oil supply in the domestic rack and waterborne markets from October when it starts supplying bunker fuels that complies with the International Maritime Organization’s sulfur limit rule, a company source familiar with the matter told S&P Global Platts Friday. Not Read More

Apple pleads with Trump for China trade war truce

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Apple has warned that Donald Trump’s threatened China trade war escalation could “tilt the playing field in favour of its global competitors”. The tech firm used an online submission to hearings conducted by US trade officials to argue that plans to extend tariffs to another $300bn (£236bn) of Chinese goods would be counterproductive and risked Read More

Foxconn picks chip-unit head for chairman, as Gou seeks Taiwan presidency

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TAIPEI (Reuters) – Foxconn chose chip-unit boss Liu Young-way as chairman of the world’s biggest electronics contract manufacturer to succeed Terry Gou, who is preparing to contest Taiwan’s presidential elections next year. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on top of the company’s building in Read More

Foxconn chairman hands over reins ahead of presidential bid

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TAIPEI (Reuters) – Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou said on Friday he will hand over the running of the world’s largest electronics contract manufacturer to a new operations committee as he prepares to contest Taiwan’s presidential elections next year. FILE PHOTO: Terry Gou, founder and chairman of Foxconn reacts during an interview with Reuters in New Read More