It's a stunning reversal for SunEdison (SUNE), a solar and wind company that was worth almost $10 billion less than a year ago. But the company was hit by financial troubles in recent months caused by a mountain of debt taken on during better times.
"Brexit is a threat to Paris," said Deben, who is a vocal campaigner for Britain to maintain its links with Brussels."I'm optimistic about the European Union because I think the British people aren't so stupid to go out – but there's a long way to go and a great deal to do and we must not leave any stone unturned," he added.
In economic terms, we are in the worst possible situation: politicians and bureaucrats with no respect for reality support programs which depend on an ever increasing supply of other peoples' money at a time when there isn't such money to be had because, in large part, they are also supporting programs which ignore supply/demand exigencies and cho...
An example of this is the "settled" science of peak oil. For decades, "settled" scientists have repeated the hypothesis that oil production will soon reach its peak and humanity will sink into the darkness of an age without fossil fuels.
And what exactly is his legacy? A collection of ticking time bombs, left behind to be defused or cleaned up after by his unfortunate successors. The list is seemingly endless, but ten strike me as particularly urgent and worrisome.
Only one individual, a climate-change guru with the Environmental Protection Agency, has been charged with lying and fraud. Those charges weren't even about his work at the EPA, but rather lies about being on the CIA payroll. John Beale will spend 30 months in federal prison for bilking the EPA out of over $1 million in salary and other bene...
Former Deputy Director of the CIA Michael Morell suggested that Barack Obama didn't order the bombing of ISIS's oil transportation infrastructure until recently in part because he was concerned about environmental damage. Morell also said the White House was concerned about destroying infrastructure that could be used by the Syrian people.