White House launches clean energy effort, $100 million in technology funding

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Solar panels are seen on a parking garage in Palm Springs 2/2 By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Biden administration on Thursday announced the U.S. Department of Energy will offer $ 100 million in funding to support low-carbon energy technologies and create a working group to aid their development […]

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Coronavirus – Switzerland ICU beds are now at 100% capacity

A media release from the Swiss federation of ICU doctors saying  there are no more beds available in ICU units say everyone should now think about their end-of-life advanced directives (do not resuscitate etc, especially high risk people). An ugly, ugly development indeed.  Let’s block ads! (Why?) Forexlive RSS Breaking news feed

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BOE Injects A Further £100 Billion, Discusses Negative Rates

APF Increases to £745 Billion The Bank of England yesterday stepped up its fight against the economic downturn occurring as a result of the COVID-19 lockdowns. The BOE announced an additional £100 billion in purchases to be made as part of its quantitative easing program. With this new addition, the BOE’s Asset Purchase Facility (APF) […]

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Iron Ore Futures Power Toward $100 a Ton on Record Monthly Rally

© Reuters. Iron Ore Futures Power Toward $ 100 a Ton on Record Monthly Rally (Bloomberg) — Iron ore futures powered toward $ 100 a ton in Singapore, lifted by a record monthly advance that’s been driven by supply woes in Brazil and sustained, robust demand in top steel producer China. Most-active futures have jumped […]

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