Activists aggravate art insurers’ climate headache

Activists aggravate art insurers’ climate headache

Concern other groups could join in attacks Some insurers only cover works behind glass Inflation will also drive premiums higher Flood and fire damage risk add further pressure LONDON, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Climate activists’ attacks on some of the world’s most precious paintings have added to insurers’ worries about the threat to art from … Read more

University of Manchester : University of Manchester and National Grid team up to develop SF6-free retrofill solution for electricity network

University of Manchester : University of Manchester and National Grid team up to develop SF6-free retrofill solution for electricity network

National Grid and The University of Manchester are to collaborate on a four-year project to develop a full-scale demonstrator at the Deeside Centre for Innovation, designed to test at scale how the UK can retrofill SF6 across its network of high-voltage equipment. SF6 is a gas commonly used in the power industry to provide electrical … Read more

Europe’s debt market strains force some governments to rework trading rules

Europe’s debt market strains force some governments to rework trading rules

Oct 31 (Reuters) – Some euro zone countries have eased rules for the banks that manage the trading of their government debt to help them cope with some of the most challenging market conditions in years, officials told Reuters. Out of 11 major euro area debt agencies Reuters contacted, officials in the Netherlands and Belgium … Read more

IAEA preparing to inspect two sites in Ukraine over ‘dirty bomb’ claims

IAEA preparing to inspect two sites in Ukraine over ‘dirty bomb’ claims

VIENNA, Oct 24 (Reuters) – The U.N. nuclear watchdog is preparing to send inspectors in the coming days to two Ukrainian sites at Kyiv’s request, it said on Monday, in an apparent reaction to Russian claims that Ukraine could deploy a so-called dirty bomb, which Ukraine denies. The International Atomic Energy Agency’s announcement followed statements … Read more

Druzhba pipeline leak cuts oil flow to Germany, accident blamed

Druzhba pipeline leak cuts oil flow to Germany, accident blamed

WARSAW, Oct 12 (Reuters) – Poland said on Wednesday a leak in one of the Druzhba pipelines bringing oil from Russia to Europe hit supplies to Germany and was most likely caused by an accident, as Europe remains on high alert over its energy security. The discovery of the leak in the main route carrying … Read more

EU leaders reaffirm support for Ukraine, squabble over gas cap

EU leaders reaffirm support for Ukraine, squabble over gas cap

Division over details of gas price cap European Commission to make proposals for EU summit on Oct.20-21 Poland criticises Germany for big spending on compensation EU27 vow continued financial and military support for Ukraine Scholz says rebuilding Ukraine will take a generation PRAGUE, Oct 7 (Reuters) – European Union leaders on Friday agreed to give … Read more

17-Year-Old Shot, Killed At McLain High School In Tulsa, Police Investigating – News On 6/KOTV

17-Year-Old Shot, Killed At McLain High School In Tulsa, Police Investigating – News On 6/KOTV

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Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match kill 174, league suspended

Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match kill 174, league suspended

East Java stadium disaster apparently worst since 1964 Around 180 injured during crowd stampede Indonesia football association suspends league to investigate Police say they fired tear gas to control crowd MALANG, Indonesia, Oct 2 (Reuters) – At least 174 people were killed and 180 injured in a stampede and riot at a soccer match in … Read more

Italy’s Eni working with Gazprom to resolve Russian gas flow halt

Italy’s Eni working with Gazprom to resolve Russian gas flow halt

MILAN, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Italy’s Eni (ENI.MI) said it not would receive any of the gas it had requested from Russia’s Gazprom (GAZP.MM) for delivery on Saturday, but the firms said they were working to fix this. Russian gas supplies through the Tarvisio entry point will be at zero for Oct. 1, Eni, the … Read more

Ukraine and Russia interested in Zaporizhzhia protection zone, IAEA chief says

Ukraine and Russia interested in Zaporizhzhia protection zone, IAEA chief says

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VIENNA, Sept 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russia are interested in the U.N. atomic watchdog’s proposal that a protection zone be created around the Russian-held Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the watchdog’s chief Rafael Grossi said on Monday, describing it as a ceasefire. Russia and Ukraine have … Read more