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BP to return to solar market with 43% stake in Lightsource

BENGALURU: BP will buy a 43 percent stake in solar energy company Lightsource for $ 200 million, the British oil producer said on Friday, marking its return to the solar sector.The investment, a fraction of the approximately $ 17 billion ...

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Trump’s First Major Trade Fight With China Could Be Over Solar Panels

SAN FRANCISCO — With President Trump vowing to get tougher on trade, troubled American makers of everything from steel tubing and aluminum foil to washing machines have lined up to ask Washington for protection from foreign rivals. But Mr. Trump’s ...

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Solar ‘ponds’ energy could rival fossil fuels in UAE

LONDON: The lagoons and salt flats around the UAE’s coastline could be used to generate a new source of clean energy for the country, according to new research carried out by the United Arab Emirates University.The energy produced within so-called ...

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New IHG Dubai hotel to be 100% powered by solar energy

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Diamond Developers have held a ground-breaking ceremony for Hotel Indigo Dubai Sustainable City, which will be 100 percent powered by solar energy. Located in Dubai’s first sustainable integrated development, the 143-room hotel will be a ...

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Wind and Solar Power Advance, but Carbon Refuses to Retreat

Two decades have passed since diplomats from around the world emerged from a conference hall in Kyoto, Japan, with what was billed as the first deal ever to limit emissions of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping greenhouse gases that are ...

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