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Nigeria Plans to Invest $500 Million to Boost Palm Oil Production

Nigeria plans to increase its palm oil production 700% over the next eight years to help improve its foreign-exchange earnings that are largely dependent on crude oil exports. The new policy will …

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Indian Solar EPC Sterling & Wilson Plans $650 Million IPO

One of the world’s leading solar EPC has filed the draft red herring prospectus as part of its initial public offering at Indian bourses. Sterling & Wilson Solar Limited is a subsidiary of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group

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Saudi Plans Leak: Riyadh May Raise Oil Production, But Not Exports

Saudi Arabia may pump more oil next month but this does not necessarily mean it will raise exports as well, Reuters reports, citing sources familiar with Riyadh’s plans. The additional …

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Green Mountain Power Plans 100% Renewables By 2030 With Help From Tesla

Tesla PowerwallGreen Mountain Power is ramping up its plans to get to 100% renewable energy by 2030. A collaboration with Tesla for Powerwall residential batteries is part of that plan.

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Malaysia Plans to Halt All Expansion of Palm Oil Plantations

Malaysia plans to halt all expansion of oil palm plantations this year as it seeks to dispel the oil’s reputation as a driver of deforestation. The world’s second-largest producer will cap the area at …

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Accelerator Plans 100 New Ocean Startups By 2021

“The ocean is facing a multitude of threats due to warming temperatures … improving commercial fishing practices and combatting low-oxygen dead zones. During the 2019 accelerator program, selected s…

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Ben & Jerry’s Plans End To Plastic Straws, Spoons, & Cups

Ben & Jerry's plastic waste initiativeBen & Jerry’s will stop using plastic spoons and straws in its 600 stores while it continues its quest to eliminate plastic waste from its operations. Stop in on April 9 for a free ice cream cone!

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EPA plans to allow unlimited dumping of fracking waste into Gulf of Mexico

Environmentalists warn that EPA plan to continue allowing oil and gas companies to dump unlimited amounts of fracking chemicals and wastewater directly into the Gulf of Mexico violates federal law. In …

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Malaysia’s prime minister plans to launch controversial pro-palm oil campaign in response to EU ban

Things aren’t looking so hot for the palm oil industry right now, thanks to successful campaigning by environmental groups such as Greenpeace and others, highlighting the devastating environmental imp…

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EPA plans to allow unlimited dumping of Fracking waste in Gulf of Mexico

Offshore fracking involves pumping water … such as hydrochloric acid, in a process known as “acidizing.” The technologies have been used hundreds of times to enhance oil and gas production …

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