Tag: EU

The U.S. and EU are nearing a truce on the Boeing-Airbus dispute

US President Joe Biden (L) and France’s President Emmanuel Macron (C) talk with President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen after the family photo at the start of the G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall on June 11, 2021. PATRICK SEMANSKY | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — The United States and the […]

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Cement giant LafargeHolcim is teaming up with GE’s renewables unit on wind turbine recycling 

Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images General Electric’s renewables unit and LafargeHolcim, the world’s biggest cement manufacturer, have struck a deal to explore the recycling of wind turbine blades. A memorandum of understanding will see the companies focus on exploring “circular economy solutions.” Business practices connected to the notion of a circular economy have […]

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As electric vehicle sales surge, discussions are now turning to noise and safety

Martin Pickard | Moment | Getty Images Hyperloop, hydrogen-powered trains, and air-taxis. As the 21st century progresses, the way people get from A to B is on the cusp of a significant shift driven by design and innovation. While the above technologies may be a few years off from widespread adoption, that’s not to say […]

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From powerful tidal turbines to huge wave machines, Scotland is becoming a hub for marine energy

LONDON – In mid-May, a prototype wave energy converter weighing 38-metric tons arrived in Orkney, an archipelago located in waters north of mainland Scotland. Later this summer the bright yellow, 20 meter long piece of kit — dubbed Blue X — will be transported to one of the European Marine Energy Centre’s test sites, where […]

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Ryanair CEO says Belarus plane grounding was ‘state-sponsored piracy’

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary gestures during an AFP interview at A4E aviation summit in Brussels on March 3, 2020. KENZO TRIBOUILLARD | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary on Monday said the decision by Belarusian authorities to divert a plane flying over its territory and the subsequent arrest of a journalist […]

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International Criminal Court, here’s all you need to know

The Hague, Netherlands: Individuals involved in a new eruption of Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed may be targeted by an International Criminal Court investigation now under way into alleged war crimes in earlier bouts of the conflict, its top prosecutor said in an interview. In March, the ICC announced it would investigate war crimes in the Israeli-occupied West […]

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Germany’s move to electric vehicles will affect thousands of workers, new study says

The underbody of an ID.3. electric vehicle being worked on at a Volkswagen facility in Dresden, Germany, on January 29, 2021. Matthias Rietschel | picture alliance | Getty Images The shift to electric vehicles could affect thousands of workers in Germany over the coming years, the Munich-based Ifo Institute said Thursday. The Ifo’s study, which […]

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EU accuses Russia, China of spreading misinformation about Western vaccines

Brussels: Russian and Chinese media are systematically seeking to sow mistrust in Western COVID-19 vaccines in their latest disinformation campaigns aimed at dividing the West, a European report said on Wednesday (April 28). From December to April, the two countries` state media outlets pushed fake news online in multiple languages sensationalizing vaccine safety concerns, making […]

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Corona Crisis In India: संकट के बीच यूरोपीय संघ के सदस्य देशों का एलान, भारत की मदद को हुए एकजुट

Coronavirus Second Wave In India: कोरोना वायरस की दूसरी लहर में विदेशों से भारत को मदद का सिलसिला जारी है. अब यूरोपीय संघ के कई सदस्यों ने चिकित्सकीय उपकरणों, दवाई की किल्लत से जूझ रहे भारत का साथ देने के लिए आए हैं. उन्होंने संकट को दूर करते हुए कोरोना मरीजों के लिए भारी मदद […]

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