Eldar Sætre, the company’s chief executive, said the new partnership “underlines both companies’ strong commitment to accelerate the energy transition”, and will use their combined skills to “grow a profitable offshore wind business together in the US”. … [Read more...] about BP takes $1.1bn stake in offshore wind farms as it agrees Equinor deal
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Oh the drama. But Cyprus pulled back from the abyss. A deal was done. Its second biggest bank would close. Heavy losses for those with over €100,000 in the banks; capital controls for everyone. One euro was no longer the same across the region. If it was a ‘Cyprus euro’, you might not be allowed to get your hands on it. … [Read more...] about Europe in turmoil: five years of economic crisis
Although numbers have dropped dramatically since their peak five years ago, rickety boats crammed with people still arrive from Turkey, circumventing increased patrols put in place when the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, vowed to “open the gates” to Europe for hundreds of thousands of refugees. … [Read more...] about Thousands need aid after fire destroys Europe’s largest refugee camp
Additional new government actions were not immediately clear. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar was to 'take all appropriate and necessary steps' so health care workers could get respirators needed when treating coronavirus patients. Shortages are a concern, as is the manufacture of many face masks for industrial rather than medical use. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump BANS visitors from Europe from entering the US for 30 days starting at midnight on Friday – but excludes the UK and Ireland – in effort to staunch coronavirus pandemic. But how will it slow spread of virus ALREADY inside US?
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