Traders book tankers in Europe to ship gasoline across Atlantic after Colonial shutdown

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Holding tanks are seen at Colonial Pipeline’s Charlotte Tank Farm in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. in an undated photograph. Colonial Pipeline/Handout via REUTERS. By Ahmad Ghaddar and Ron Bousso LONDON (Reuters) -Traders provisionally booked at least six tankers to ship gasoline from Europe to U.S. destinations following a cyber attack that […]

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U.S. government working to help top fuel pipeline operator after cyberattack

2/2 © Reuters. Holding tanks are seen at Colonial Pipeline’s Charlotte Tank Farm in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. an undated photograph. Colonial Pipeline/Handout via REUTERS. 2/2 By Laila Kearney (Reuters) -U.S. government officials were working closely with top U.S. fuel pipeline operator Colonial Pipeline on Sunday to help it recover from a ransomware cyberattack that […]

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Oil Gains for 2nd Week, But Prices Range-Bound Again

© Reuters. By Barani Krishnan  Investing.com – Oil put in a second week of gains as crude prices reentered range-bound trading on Friday on concerns about slowing U.S. jobs growth and the Covid situation in No. 3 energy consuming nation India. New York-traded , the benchmark for U.S. crude, settled up 19 cents, or 0.3%, […]

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Exclusive-Saudi Arabia wants to see “verifiable deeds” from talks with Iran, says official

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Iranian flag waves in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna, Austria, March 1, 2021. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner/File Photo By Ghaida Ghantous DUBAI (Reuters) – A Saudi foreign ministry official said on Friday that talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran aim to reduce regional tensions, but added […]

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German government, aviation sector agree on ‘green’ aviation fuel plan

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A general view of planes at the new Berlin-Brandenburg Airport ‘Willy Brandt’ in Schoenefeld near Berlin, Germany October 29, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government has agreed with the aviation industry and regional authorities on a roadmap for the development and use of “green” aviation fuel, […]

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No longer dirty? EU leaders want to challenge perceptions of lithium mining

© Reuters. By Catarina Demony and Sergio Goncalves LISBON (Reuters) – Environmental worries have boosted anti-lithium sentiment across Europe and EU officials say it is crucial to show local populations that mining the metal used in electric car batteries is no longer a “dirty operation.” Tapping European deposits of lithium is an important part of […]

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Benin votes for president after week of violent protests

10/10 © Reuters. Britain’s Prince Philip and Prince Charles listen to speeches before the unveiling of a statue of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother in Poundbury 2/10 By Allegresse Sasse COTONOU (Reuters) – Benin votes on Sunday in a presidential election following a week of deadly protests against the incumbent Patrice Talon, who is heavily […]

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French lawmakers approve a ban on short domestic flights

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An Air France airplane lands at the Charles-de-Gaulle airport in Roissy PARIS (Reuters) – French lawmakers voted late on Saturday to abolish domestic flights on routes than can be covered by train in under two-and-a-half hours, as the government seeks to lower carbon emissions even as the air travel industry reels […]

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