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"The economy is undergoing a profound shock. Unfortunately for us, it’s going to be one of the largest shocks in economic history. It’s a “supply shock,” as economists formally call it — perhaps the greatest of all time."
"The economy is undergoing a profound shock. Unfortunately for us, it’s going to be one of the largest shocks in economic history. It’s a “supply shock,” as economists formally call it — perhaps the greatest of all time."
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"The Biden administration’s push to expand offshore wind development is pitting advocates for commercial fishing against the renewable energy industry."
"The Biden administration’s push to expand offshore wind development is pitting advocates for commercial fishing against the renewable energy industry."
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"More ambitious plans for making the UK’s homes energy efficient could create 22,545 new full-time jobs."
"More ambitious plans for making the UK’s homes energy efficient could create 22,545 new full-time jobs."
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"Authorities from Beijing to Delhi scrambled to fill a yawning power supply gap on Tuesday, triggering global stock and bond market wobbles on worries that rising energy costs will stoke inflation and curtail an economic recovery."
"Authorities from Beijing to Delhi scrambled to fill a yawning power supply gap on Tuesday, triggering global stock and bond market wobbles on worries that rising energy costs will stoke inflation and curtail an economic recovery."
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"Bad things happen in this month and, as IMF prepares for annual meeting, signs of a crisis loom"
"Bad things happen in this month and, as IMF prepares for annual meeting, signs of a crisis loom"
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"The country shows the power of self-determination when it comes to development and climate policy."
"The country shows the power of self-determination when it comes to development and climate policy."
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>"Over the last five years, the 100 top law firms in the US represented fossil fuel clients in 358 legal cases and transactions worth $1.36tn"
>"Over the last five years, the 100 top law firms in the US represented fossil fuel clients in 358 legal cases and transactions worth $1.36tn"
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Fuel to the climate crisis
Fuel to the climate crisis
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"Customers’ gas and electricity bills expected to jump by a third in April and more suppliers look set to go bust"
"Customers’ gas and electricity bills expected to jump by a third in April and more suppliers look set to go bust"
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Meanwhile, prices of natural gas and coal – the world’s dirtiest fossil fuel – are also soaring.
Meanwhile, prices of natural gas and coal – the world’s dirtiest fossil fuel – are also soaring.
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"A growing power supply crunch in China is triggering blackouts for households and forcing factories to cut production, threatening to slow the country's vast economy and place even more strain on global supply chains."
"A growing power supply crunch in China is triggering blackouts for households and forcing factories to cut production, threatening to slow the country's vast economy and place even more strain on global supply chains."
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"The inflationary pressures that are stemming from China continue to hurt the world economy. Read more on the current inflation update here."
"The inflationary pressures that are stemming from China continue to hurt the world economy. Read more on the current inflation update here."
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>"Energy shortages in China, the United Kingdom and Europe are causing significant disruptions."
>"Energy shortages in China, the United Kingdom and Europe are causing significant disruptions."
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“When it comes to pump prices, it is a pretty bleak picture for drivers. With the cost of oil rising and now near a three-year high, wholesale prices are being forced up, which means retailers are paying more than they were just a few days _...Read More_
“When it comes to pump prices, it is a pretty bleak picture for drivers. With the cost of oil rising and now near a three-year high, wholesale prices are being forced up, which means retailers are paying more than they were just a few days _...Read More_
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>"Official from Dutch-based FNV criticises visa plan as ‘dead end’ due to poor working conditions"
>"Official from Dutch-based FNV criticises visa plan as ‘dead end’ due to poor working conditions"