Category: Commodities

Give BP’s ‘continuity candidate’ time to succeed or fail on net zero strategy | Nils Pratley

There is method in the oil conglomerate’s decision that the best candidate for CEO is the one already doing the job After a “robust and competitive” hunt for a new chief executive, the board of BP has decided that the best appointment is the bloke who …

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Uruguay’s green power revolution: rapid shift to wind shows the world how it’s done

Stung by the 2008 oil price spike, Uruguay now produces up to 98% of its electricity from renewables. Can other countries follow suit?It was the 2000s, and fossil fuel prices were rising worldwide. After a period of volatility in the 1980s, the crude o…

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As a global energy crisis returns the UK push for a green economy makes even more sense | Richard Partington

Rishi Sunak’s decision to dilute net zero policies has become even more shortsightedEarlier this year, the world economy had a lucky escape. After a mild winter in Europe, energy prices were in retreat as the continent shifted away from Russian gas sup…

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As a global energy crisis returns the UK push for a green economy makes even more sense | Richard Partington

Rishi Sunak’s decision to dilute net zero policies has become even more shortsightedEarlier this year, the world economy had a lucky escape. After a mild winter in Europe, energy prices were in retreat as the continent shifted away from Russian gas sup…

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