Energy

Jul30, 2018

Tesla unveils limited edition surfboard

Hang loose! Tesla quietly rolled out a new product for beach lovers and wave carvers this weekend – a limited edition surfboard. The tech company offered just 200 surfboards for $1,500 each, but unfortunately for surfers who didn’t hear about…
Jul17, 2018

Libya oil field halts production after kidnapping

OPEC continues to struggle with oil production Several workers were abducted from the Sharara oil field, Libya’s biggest, so authorities evacuated many employees and shut down most of the field on Sunday. According to the National Oil Corporation, the oil…
Jul13, 2018

Apple plans to clean China’s environment

Green Apple Apple announced on Thursday that it will invest $300 million in clean energy in China. The company stated that it will partner with ten of its global suppliers in the initiative. Their goal is to create enough renewable…
Jul10, 2018

Sinovel charged in stealing US trade secrets

Turbine manufacturer charged in intellectual property theft case A judge ruled that Chinese turbine manufacturer Sinovel Wind Group must pay $59 million in fines due to its attempts to steal trade secrets from wind tech firm AMSC. Because of the…
Jul10, 2018

Mining mogul sentenced to 30 years in prison

Batista booked Eike Batista, a Brazilian oil and mining mogul, was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Tuesday after paying over $16 million in bribes. Moreover, Federal Judge Marcelo Bretas found Batista guilty of bribing Rio de Janeiro governor…