The twin terror of the cost of living crisis and rampant inflation are like a virus eating away at every aspect of life: undermining ambition, sapping morale and ruining lives. It might not feel like it in the middle of this endless heatwave but the months ahead are going to be cold and bleak. Life is going to be hard – not just for the poorest
When it comes to energy independence — a key component of global stability — the America of 2022 could learn a lot from the America of 1942. In that year, American energy dominance powered the Allied war effort of World War II, making production substantially cheaper and producing an abundance of war
Giambarini Group’s plants in northern Italy must keep zinc baths that rustproof steel and iron parts super-heated around the clock, seven days a week, an energy-intensive process that has grown exponentially more costly as natural gas prices spike. Methane to create molten zinc that forms a protective coating over high-rise
The British government on Wednesday said it would cap wholesale electricity and gas costs for businesses at less than half the market rate from next month, helping relieve the pressure of soaring energy costs but adding to the government’s fast-rising spending.
With only weeks from the most important UN climate event or COP27 happening in Egypt’s coastal city of Sharm El-Sheikh amid a growing realisation that the impact of climate change is here and the world needs to come together to act now, IANS takes a look about how India’s updated climate plan, comprising 45 per cent reduction
Germany has managed to fill its gas reserves to 91.32% of capacity, allaying fears it could run out this winter after Russian gas flows fell sharply following European sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine — but it has come at a price. One in ten mid-sized companies, which provide nearly two thirds of German jobs, have cut or