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Russian Firm Plugs Waste Discharge After Unprecedented Oil Leak In Arctic

Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel said on Sunday it had stopped the discharge of wastewater from one of its Arctic facilities, one month after an unprecedented fuel leak nearby sparked a state of …

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Autonomous Driving Firm Aurora Has Doubled Staff In Past Year

While the world struggles with the coronavirus pandemic and its entire, gigantic, enormous economic fallout, it’s perhaps surprising to find out that some companies (other than Amazon and Zoom) have been growing in that time. One of those firms is Aurora, a self-driving vehicle firm led by Chris Urmson, who was Waymo’s top dog for years

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GIC-Backed Palm Oil Firm Mulls $500 Million Indonesia IPO

PT Triputra Agro Persada, backed by Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte, is gearing up for an initial public offering in Indonesia that could raise about $ 500 million, according to people …

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Ethical wood body warns Indonesian palm oil firm over forest clearing

KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – An international green certification body said Indonesian member firm Korindo Group breached its rules on clearing forests to grow oil palm but would not be …

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From the Himalayas to Antarctica, how this Vista firm helps researchers track water quality worldwide

The recent success has been driven by a couple of factors. Precision Measurement Engineering, or PME, launched the most budget friendly sensor on the market for measuring dissolved oxygen in water …

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Malaysian state palm oil firm Felda seeks $1.5 billion government bailout: Bloomberg

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia’s state palm oil plantation agency, the Federal Land Development Authority, is seeking 6 billion ringgit ($ 1.5 billion) from the government to help turn itself around …

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Robert Allan (Naval Architecture Firm) Unveils New All-Electric Pilot Boat Design

The British Columbia based naval architecture firm Robert Allan has unveiled a new all-electric pilot boat design dubbed the RAlly 1600-E, according to recent reports

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AVM To Supply Afifi Group (Israeli Transit & Tourism Firm) With 58 Electric Buses

The US-based commercial electric bus supplier Advanced Vehicle Manufacturing (AVM) has secured a memorandum of understanding for the sale of 58 commercial electric vehicles with the Israel-based transportation and tourism firm Afifi Group

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Indonesia to punish state firm over litany of failures behind Borneo oil spill

… an oil spill last month in Indonesian Borneo found a lack of warning systems that would have alerted state oil company Pertamina to the leak hours earlier. The government has also found omissions in the company’s environmental impact assessment …

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Massterly — Wilhelmsen & KONGSBERG’s New Autonomous Shipping Firm

The prominent shipping industry firms Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG are partnering to launch a new autonomous shipping firm by the name of Massterly. It is the world’s first such company, according to a press release announcing the matter

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