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Green energy has a plethora of failures

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By Will Wade on 8/15/2019 NEW YORK (Bloomberg Markets) –It must have seemed like a good idea at the time. The annals of green energy are filled with people who devised “brilliant solutions” to vexing problems, delivering more power for less money, making things cleaner, easier, and better. Some became rich and famous in the Read More

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas

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PLYMOUTH, England (Reuters) – With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednesday to further her campaign for stronger action against climate change. German Skipper Boris Herrmann and Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg attend a news conference Read More

UK introduces first training standards for industrial drone operators

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8/14/2019 ABERDEEN – The UK’s first training course for industrial drone operators was launched in Aberdeen by the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB). The ECITB-approved Industrial Drone Operations Training Course was developed to ensure that the next generation of drone operators attain and develop the skills and knowledge they need to operate safely in Read More

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. on boat with no toilet

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LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York on Wednesday, crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet to join protests in the United States and take part in a United Nations summit. FILE PHOTO: Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in Read More

Climate campaigner Greta prepares to sail to the U.S. to avoid flying

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FILE PHOTO: Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg takes part in a climate strike after the five-day Summer Meeting in Lausanne Europe (SMILE) of the Fridays for Future movement in Lausanne, Switzerland August 9, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse LONDON (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will set sail for New York this week, crossing Read More

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results Highlighted by $39 Million of Net Income and Success in New Zone at Acordionero

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (“Gran Tierra” or the “Company”) (NYSE American:GTE)(TSX:GTE)(LSE:GTE) today announced the Company’s financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 (“the Quarter“). All dollar amounts are in United States (“U.S.“) dollars unless otherwise indicated. Production amounts are on an average working interest before Read More

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. Announces $98 Million Wind Construction Project in Nebraska

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INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (NASDAQ: IEA) (“IEA” or the “Company”), a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, today announced a new wind energy project award valued at approximately $98 million. The award is for construction of the Milligan 1 Wind Farm in Read More

‘Pure pleasure’: Frenchman successfully flies across English Channel on hoverboard

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A week after his failed first attempt, French inventor Franky Zapata has successfully crossed the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard. On Sunday morning, Zapata, 40, flew for 20 minutes along 35.4 kilometers (22 miles) from the French town of Sangatte, to Saint Margaret’s Bay, near Dover, with one stop halfway to refuel. Powered by Read More

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. Announces Wind Contract Award

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INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, Inc. (NASDAQ: IEA) (“IEA” or the “Company”), a leading infrastructure construction company with specialized energy and heavy civil expertise, today announced a new wind energy project award. The award is for construction of the Neosho Ridge Wind project in Neosho County, Kansas, an approximate Read More

Climate activist Thunberg faces challenging boat trip from UK to New York, skipper says

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COWES, England (Reuters) – Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will face an uncomfortable and challenging trip when she crosses the Atlantic in a racing boat, the skipper of the yacht that will take her from Britain to the United States said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg attends a debate with Read More