2020-01-20 01:01:11| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
32 schemes eligible for funding despite being unnecessary under move from fossil fuelsThe European Investment Bank risks wasting 29bn (25bn) of EU taxpayers money by overinvesting in gas projects which will be unnecessary under Europes climate action plans, according to a report.The EIB vowed late last year to end its support for fossil fuels within the next two years to become the worlds first climate bank, but 32 gas projects are still eligible for funding before the crackdown. Continue reading...
2020-01-19 21:14:27| Telegraph Business
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CEO Mark Tritton hasn't offered any real specifics, but there's little doubt about the direction the retailer is headed.
2020-01-19 11:00:56| The Economic Times
Plan to spend Rs 5L crore on infra: Gadkari"In the last five years, I have awarded contracts worth Rs 17 lakh crore. This year, I'm planning to touch Rs five lakh crore mark in spending on infrastructure development," Gadkari said.
2020-01-19 10:33:53| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
The population is down to six. But the community believes its radical experiment could be the key to the Hebrides future At Scotlands western edge, made jagged by ancient elements, a new model for living is taking shape. Ulva, a small island in the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Mull, is beginning to reverse decades of population decline.The islands current population is six but before another generation has passed its expected to grow tenfold. Once, it had a population of more than 800 but many were driven out, their homes set alight by brutal landowners who replaced them with more economically sound sheep. Continue reading...