• World's first floating wind farm emerges
World's first floating wind farm emerges

By the end of the month, they will all have made the four-day journey into place. One particular innovation is the computer control of the blades that twist to dampen the motion of the sea to keep the towers upright. The £190 million ($250 million) project is being financed by the United Kingdom government's renewable-energy plan. The wind park...

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  • Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) Shares Bought by DnB Asset Management AS
Green Plains, Inc. (GPRE) Shares Bought by DnB Asset Management AS

Guggenheim Capital LLC boosted its stake in Green Plains Partners by 9.6% in the fourth quarter. The Company's parent firm is Green Plains Inc . State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 7,289 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock valued at $149,000 after buying an additional 3,369 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Disruption on South West Trains during morning rush
Disruption on South West Trains during morning rush

A Network Rail spokesman said: "Owing to a major signalling failure overnight, mainline services through Clapham Junction to Waterloo will be delayed or cancelled this morning". "We are able to operate trains normally on our Reading and Windsor lines at the current time". "Some services will be cancelled, delayed or altered".

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  • Road closed as gardaí investigate Limerick crash
Road closed as gardaí investigate Limerick crash

Update 11am: Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in the Thomondgate area of Limerick last night. Emergency Services were called to the scene and the man received treatment before being brought to the University Hospital Limerick but he was pronounced dead a short time later.

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  • Halliburton +3% premarket as Q2 revenue rises almost 30%
Halliburton +3% premarket as Q2 revenue rises almost 30%

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Halliburton by 4.0% in the first quarter. The institutional investor owned 20,968 shares of the oilfield services company's stock after buying an additional 7,122 shares during the period.

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  • Fire breaks out at Lok Nayak Bhavan in Delhi
Fire breaks out at Lok Nayak Bhavan in Delhi

Thick smoke was seen coming out of the building, which is next to the Khan Market , a popular shopping complex. The building houses many government offices including those of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Income Tax (IT).

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  • German Private Sector Growth Eases In July
German Private Sector Growth Eases In July

The expected reading was 55.5. "The evidence so far points to the former, with the economy hitting bottlenecks due to the speed of the recent upturn". It was forecast to rise to 54.3. This month's manufacturing PMI crossed the wires at 52.2, falling from the 52.4 figure recorded in June. Softer increases in output were seen across both manufact...

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  • More than 2500 products 'have shrunk'
More than 2500 products 'have shrunk'

But it is only in the very sweetest sub-category of "sugar, jam, syrups, chocolate and confectionery" that downsizing is having a noticeable effect on inflation. The ONS says it's the sugary sector that's been hit the most, although it casts doubt on claims that portion sizes are being reduced to cover for an increase in the cost of raw materials.

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  • Asda eyeing 4.4b sterling bid for B&M
Asda eyeing 4.4b sterling bid for B&M

B&M, built by the Arora brothers into a serious challenger to the big grocers, saw shares up 15p to 357p leaving the company valued at £3.5 billion. Walmart-owned Asda has reportedly commissioned research on the viability of adding the B&M business to its operations, enabling it to reduce reliance on food and up its clothing sales.

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  • Clark promises battery investment to charge up economy
Clark promises battery investment to charge up economy

The first phase, led by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), will involve a £45m competition to explore the key technology challenges and create a "virtual Battery Institute". With over a quarter of the UK's electricity being generated through renewables and the costs of technologies like battery storage rapidly, there ar...

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  • Blaze rips through apartment complex under construction
Blaze rips through apartment complex under construction

Crews evacuated nearby housing complexes. The site is where general contractor, Callahan Construction, was slated to finish more than 200 luxury apartments by the end of the year. "There was ash raining down on our house and they were spraying down our house with water to make sure it didn't catch on fire". "The police were banging on all the doo...

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  • Briton shot by robbers in the Philippines days before wedding
Briton shot by robbers in the Philippines days before wedding

The attacker then pointed the gun at Chris and warned him that he'd be shot if he took another step. Instead of saying his vows in front of 150 guests who had arrived from all over the world, Mr Naggar was put on a life-support machine in a nearby hospital after the bullet lodged in his lung.

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  • Sri Lankan president orders tighter security for judges following shooting incident
Sri Lankan president orders tighter security for judges following shooting incident

A statement issued by the Presiden't Office said President Sirisena had paid attention to the protective measures of the judges and instructed IGP Pujith Jayasundara to review the current situation to ensure enhanced protection for every judge in the country.

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  • Forex - Dollar struggles near 13-month lows, euro steady
Forex - Dollar struggles near 13-month lows, euro steady

It hit a low for the day of $1.1638 after preliminary data showing German private sector growth slowed more than expected in July. In the Chinese mainland, the Shanghai composite bucked the generally downward trend to trade up 0.11% at 3,242.

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  • Analysts Set Targa Resources, Inc. (TRGP) Target Price at $55.05
Analysts Set Targa Resources, Inc. (TRGP) Target Price at $55.05

About 660,220 shares traded. Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ:CALD) has risen 22.29% since July 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.90% the S&P500. On Wednesday, February 1 the insider McParland Jeffrey J sold $631,687. (TRGP) traded up 0.19% during trading on Thursday, hitting $46.74. On Tuesday, May 16 the insider Middlebrooks ...

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  • Recalls certain brands of baked beans
Recalls certain brands of baked beans

No illnesses have been reported in connection with this recall. According to a press release , the cans may have defective side seams, which can be risky. For questions about the recall, Bush's Consumer Relations will be available at 1-800-590-3797 from 8 a.m. -5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. Information may also be found on the www.bushbeans.c...

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  • Audi announces retrofit programme for 850000 diesel cars
Audi announces retrofit programme for 850000 diesel cars

Audi itself is still under investigation by the German the Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) for potential emissions irregularities in some of its vehicles, but said it had been "intensely examining all diesel concepts for any irregularities" over the past several months in close cooperation with authorities prior to announcing the retro...

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  • $4.90 Billion in Sales Expected for Tenet Healthcare Corporation (THC) This Quarter
$4.90 Billion in Sales Expected for Tenet Healthcare Corporation (THC) This Quarter

During the trading on 07/19/2017, Company's stock ranged from $19.65 to $19.20. It has outperformed by 3.23% the S&P500. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "hold" rating and set a $25.00 price target on shares of Tenet Healthcare Corporation in a report on Tuesday, July 18th.

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  • Ryanair profits soar but sees turbulence ahead
Ryanair profits soar but sees turbulence ahead

Profits for the three month period were €397m, up from €256m in the same period in 2016, however the figures are not fairly comparative as there was no significant holiday period in the three months to 30 June 2016. "We, like all airlines, seek clarity on this issue before we publish our summer 2019 schedule in the second quarter of 2018", added O'...

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  • German girl, 16, suspected of joining ISIS found in Iraq
German girl, 16, suspected of joining ISIS found in Iraq

The inquiry, based on suspicion that she was supporting a terrorist organisation or plotting an attack against a foreign state, was closed after they failed to identify her whereabouts, he said. When Linda was found in Mosul, she was "too stunned" to even speak but now she is doing fine, Iraqi officials told AP. The mayor of a German town where a...

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