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North Sea chaplain expects Church of Scotland to make ‘wrong decision' to divest from fossil fuels

16 minutes ago   |   Energy Voice

The North Sea's oil and gas chaplain believes the Church of Scotland will make the “wrong decision” in coming years to divest from fossil fuels. In May last year, the General...
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The US is set to experience yet a new energy revolution: Offshore Wind

The US is set to experience yet a new energy revolution: Offshore Wind

16 minutes ago   |   Energy Voice

Installed offshore wind capacity in US waters could reach 20 gigawatts by 2030 and annual investments in the sector could surpass $15 billion by the mid-2020s, according to...
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JPMorgan is hiring 20-30 people to its team that designs tech used by bankers and clients - the growing user-experience focus shows fintech's huge impact on Wall Street

JPMorgan is hiring 20-30 people to its team that designs tech used by bankers and clients - the growing user-experience focus shows fintech's huge impact on Wall Street

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

JPMorgan's corporate and investment bank has plans to grow its user experience team by over 20% to roughly 160 by the end of 2020. In 2016, the group consisted of just 20...
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UK could tap into Africa's $24bn market for off-grid solar power

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Rapidly growing sector could prove lucrative as Britain seeks post-Brexit trade opportunities UK investors could seize a $24bn investment opportunity by helping to connect...
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Stocks - Wall Street Opens Lower on Virus Fears; Airlines Hit

13 hours ago   |   FXCM   |   2 articles

By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com - Wall Street edged lower in early trade on Tuesday but pared premarket losses caused by a global wave of selling on fears of a possible...
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The world's top 20 hedge fund managers posted their biggest gains of the decade in 2019 - and returned $59.3 billion to their investors

The world's top 20 hedge fund managers posted their biggest gains of the decade in 2019 - and returned $59.3 billion to their investors

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The 20 best-performing hedge fund managers of all time gained $59.3 billion in 2019 to post their best annual return in at least a decade, according to a report released Monday...
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I took 5 mini-retirements while saving enough money to become financially independent at 32. Here's the 7-part strategy I used to afford it all

I took 5 mini-retirements while saving enough money to become financially independent at 32. Here's the 7-part strategy I used to afford it all

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Jillian Johnsrud has taken five mini-retirements with her family while saving enough to become financially independent at age 32. They were able to afford this lifestyle by...
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Press release: Over £50 million for clean energy projects across Africa

14 hours ago   |   Gov

The UK has invested millions in clean technology across Africa, to support the continent's growing energy needs.
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Egypt signs off on exploration commitments

14 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

Egypt has signed deals with four companies for exploration in the Western Desert and Mediterranean Sea. Egyptian Minister of Petroleum Tarek El Molla signed the agreements with...
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'What will you tell your children?': Greta Thunberg blasts climate inaction at Davos - video

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Greta Thunberg told a World Economic Forum panel on climate that activists were demanding an end to all investment in fossil fuel exploration and extraction, calling for a...
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These weird Google apps transform your phone to help curb your addiction

These weird Google apps transform your phone to help curb your addiction

Google has launched three new apps - Activity Bubbles, Envelope, and Screen Stopwatch - all of which are designed to reduce your screen time. A couple years ago, Google... Read more ...

Gary Janetti's Prince George Instagram Parody Is Becoming The Prince for HBO Max

Gary Janetti's Prince George Instagram Parody Is Becoming The Prince for HBO Max

HBO Max is getting into the royal business. The new streaming service from WarnerMedia is making The Prince, a new animated series based on Gary Janetti's Instagram parody... Read more ...

Boeing slides to its lowest level in 13 months after pushing the 737 Max's...

Boeing slides to its lowest level in 13 months after pushing the 737 Max's ungrounding to mid-2020

Boeing shares slumped as much as 5.5% in late Tuesday trading after the company announced its 737 Max won't return to service until at least mid-2020. The stock tanked to its... Read more ...

Arsenal transfer target Bruno Guimaraes admits "clubs are in talks" to...

Arsenal transfer target Bruno Guimaraes admits "clubs are in talks" to complete move

Arsenal are in the transfer market for new recruits this January, and have been linked with a move for Bruno Guimaraes, but the midfielder may just be out of their price range Read more ...

How to create a WhatsApp group using your iPhone or Android device

How to create a WhatsApp group using your iPhone or Android device

You can create a WhatsApp group and stay in contact with people while traveling or abroad using Wi-Fi or a cellular connection. WhatsApp is primarily a chat message app, though... Read more ...

Boeing doesn't think its troubled 737 Max will return before summer

Boeing doesn't think its troubled 737 Max will return before summer

Boeing does not expect the 737 Max to return before June or July, according to a new CNBC report . The company previously expected the plane to return sooner. Airlines have... Read more ...

Google launched 3 new apps to help you put your phone down

Google launched 3 new apps to help you put your phone down

Google released three new apps to cut down on screen time. The apps vary in how they function, from simply making a user aware of how many times they unlock their phone, to... Read more ...

Greta Thunberg: 5 Key Moments From Climate Activist's Davos Appearance

Greta Thunberg: 5 Key Moments From Climate Activist's Davos Appearance

Greta Thunberg has blasted global elites for not doing enough to deal with the climate emergency as the teenage activist told the World Economic Forum in Davos : “Our house is... Read more ...

Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke the Snowden leaks, charged with...

Glenn Greenwald, the journalist who broke the Snowden leaks, charged with cybercrimes in Brazil after publishing texts that embarrassed officials

Glenn Greenwald has been charged with cybercrimes in Brazil after embarassing top Brazilian officials with his reporting. Greenwald has published articles based on text... Read more ...

Warren Buffett tops list of America's biggest givers after donating nearly...

Warren Buffett tops list of America's biggest givers after donating nearly $15 billion in 5 years

Warren Buffett topped the list of America's biggest givers after donating almost $15 billion to charitable causes between 2014 and 2018. The famed investor and Berkshire... Read more ...