Car parking has become as important as cars in climate change efforts

Vcg | China Optical Group | Getty Images It’s not just cars that will go through the energy transition in the coming years. Parking lots where electric vehicles are recharged are a growing focus of construction efforts linked to climate change and carbon abatement. A law approved in France last month requires that car parks … Read more

The yuan is the new dollar as Russia makes a comeback

Russia resorts to the Chinese currency amid sanctions Moscow has become the No. 4 offshore trading center for the yuan The yuan’s share in the Russian forex market increased from 1% to 45% The Russian Central Bank supports the trend but warns of risks This content was produced in Russia where coverage of Russian military … Read more

Berlin Adjusts to French ‘Buy Europe’ Plans as Global Trade Rules Erode – POLITICO

Click play to listen to this article expressed by artificial intelligence. BERLIN – With the threat of a new US support package that could hurt industry in the European Union, Germany is backing away from its longstanding objections to schemes such as France’s “European Purchase Act” that would make provisions for buying goods domestically. Berlin’s … Read more

Pioneering Sustainability and Circularity in a Timeless Industry – POLITICO

Circular economy – What’s Next? The circular economy is one of the building blocks of the European Green Deal and Europe’s Agenda for Sustainable Growth. Circulation is also one of the six EU environmental goals included in the EU classification. European institutions have identified textiles as one of the sectors with the highest rate of … Read more

OPEC+ is looking to increase production ahead of restrictions on Russian oil

Group delegates said Saudi Arabia and other OPEC oil producers are discussing increasing production, in a move that could help heal the rift with the Biden administration and keep energy flowing amid new attempts to undermine Russia’s oil industry over the war in Ukraine. Delegates said increasing production by up to 500,000 barrels per day … Read more

The Story Behind Your Gigabit Internet – Politico

The corridors in the EU bubble often see discussions about the aims of the European Digital Contract and the Commission’s communication goals: from politics to investment decisions, some arguments can even flare up. What it takes to bring gigabit connectivity to everyone. This article puts them to one side for a moment. The ETNO team … Read more

COP27 offers a breakthrough in the climate fund at the cost of advances in emissions

The COP27 climate summit ends after long negotiations at the end of the week Delivers final agreement on the creation of a landmark climate finance fund Negotiators say some have blocked tougher emissions targets SHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt (November 20) (Reuters) – Countries wrapped up this year’s United Nations climate summit on Sunday with a … Read more

Qatar prepares for stock market boom in FIFA World Cup | Qatar World Cup 2022 news

Doha, Qatar Qatar is preparing for a stock market boom at the FIFA World Cup as the country’s stock market prepares to capitalize on the upcoming mega event. With more than $4 billion in foreign inflows in the first 10 months of this year alone, stock market experts say the Qatari stock market, like most … Read more

FACTS: The latest fronts in climate change legal battles

(Reuters) – Climate change litigation has more than doubled in the past seven years globally, according to a June report by the London School of Economics, and is bypassing traditionally polluting industries such as fossil fuel production. At COP27 climate talks in Egypt, United Nations experts warned last week that many companies’ environmental claims amounted … Read more

Ukraine may be able to reach the site of a missile explosion – Polish officials

Polish officials said Thursday that Ukraine may gain access to the site in the border region of southeastern Poland where two people were killed by a missile on Tuesday. Warsaw and its Western allies say evidence from the scene indicates that the explosion was caused by a Ukrainian air defense missile that strayed in pursuit … Read more