• Global solar capacity increases by 50% in 2016
Global solar capacity increases by 50% in 2016

International Energy Agency ( IEA) report Renewables 2017 has found that worldwide new solar photovoltaics (PV) capacity grew by 50% previous year to reach more than 74GW. Biofuels will still account for over 90% of renewable energy in road transport by 2022. The IEA, however, expects the growth in hydro power capacity to "slow significa...

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  • Woman who lived with Las Vegas shooter described as 'person of interest'
Woman who lived with Las Vegas shooter described as 'person of interest'

Since the tragedy, Danley has been cooperating with the authorities and has agreed to cooperate with their investigation. "Like all Filipinos overseas, I was excited to see family and friends", Danley said in her statement . Lombardo said there was still nothing clear about the motivation of the shooter, a 64-year-old regular gambler who owned n...

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  • Pagegroup PLC's (PAGE) Sell Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
Pagegroup PLC's (PAGE) Sell Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

In analysts note sent to clients and investors on Thursday morning, Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) stock had its "Hold" Rating restate by professional analysts at HSBC . They now have a GBP 2867.00p price target on the stock. The rating was maintained by N+1 Singer on Tuesday, September 19 with "Buy". The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank given on...

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  • Netflix is raising its subscription prices
Netflix is raising its subscription prices

The priciest of the three tiers that supports 4K video resolution and the ability to stream across four simultaneous devices is seeing its monthly rate go from $11.99 to $13.99. The plan, which allows for two people to watch content simultaneously on different devices, will go up to $10.99/month from the current price of $9.99/month.

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  • Tesco reports surge in profits and reintroduces dividend payments
Tesco reports surge in profits and reintroduces dividend payments

Operating profit climbed 71.8 percent from previous year to 885 million pounds, and adjusted operating profit grew 27.3 percent to 759 million pounds. Tesco has offered up the firmest confirmation yet of its turnaround since the business was rocked by an infamous accounting scandal three years ago.

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  • Ford Could Bring Electric Motor Engineering, Production In-House
Ford Could Bring Electric Motor Engineering, Production In-House

Ford has created a new internal group, Team Edison , to focus on developing electric cars and figuring out the best ways to use and market those cars. Earlier this year, Ford chose to move production of its next-generation Focus sedan from North America to China , saving money. To be clear, Ford is not moving completely away from gas-combustion e...

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  • Senators grill Wells Fargo CEO over scandal, forced arbitration
Senators grill Wells Fargo CEO over scandal, forced arbitration

Wells Fargo and Sloan himself have defended his role , saying he was not supervising the consumer banking division at the time and therefore was not responsible for what occurred there. The bank raised that estimate in August to potentially as many as 3.5 million.Sloan said on Tuesday he was "confident" no more than 3.5 million unauthorized acc...

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  • U.S. expels 15 officials from Cuba embassy after weird health attacks
U.S. expels 15 officials from Cuba embassy after weird health attacks

U.S. secretary of state Rex Tillerson said the move would "ensure equity". With United States-Cuba tensions escalating, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the latest decision was made due to Cuba's "failure to take appropriate steps" to protect American personnel in Cuba who have been targeted in mysterious "attacks" that have damaged thei...

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  • Hundreds of thousands of passengers affected as airline goes bust
Hundreds of thousands of passengers affected as airline goes bust

All 300,000 future bookings have been cancelled, and those who are due to fly from the United Kingdom have been told not to go to the airport. For more information visit monarch.caa.co.uk or call the helpline on 0300 303 2800. Meanwhile, unfortunately anyone who has booked a flight out of the United Kingdom with Monarch won't be getting it repl...

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  • Uber northern Europe boss quits after London licence loss
Uber northern Europe boss quits after London licence loss

Uber has lodged a legal appeal against the revocation of its licence, which TfL said was down to concerns about whether the firm was a "fit and proper" company to run a taxi service. A meeting between the new boss of Uber and London's transport commissioner to discuss the firm's future in the capital was described by both sides as "constructive"...

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  • VN manufacturing PMI uplifts in September
VN manufacturing PMI uplifts in September

Markit's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for manufacturing, which accounts for about 10 percent of the economy, rose to 52.8 from 52.2 in August, the highest reading since June 2008. Aashna Dodhia, Economist at IHS Markit said: "Manufacturing conditions across Indonesia sustained its tepid recovery from July's deterioration (strongest in 12 mont...

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  • Tuition fees to be frozen under May's 'revolution'
Tuition fees to be frozen under May's 'revolution'

Plans to freeze tuition fees at £9,250 and raise the repayment threshold to £25,000 have been announced by Theresa May , ahead of a speech at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester later today. The move has been met with scepticism from those in her own party who recognise Labour - who plans to scrap tuition fees altogether - is always li...

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  • Guy tweets pictures of aircraft engine ripping apart in mid-air
Guy tweets pictures of aircraft engine ripping apart in mid-air

Rather than worry, Adams said she tried to provide emotional support and bond with other passengers. Video taken by one passenger shows a small piece of an engine dangling from the aircraft. Passengers on board uploaded stomach-turning images of the destroyed engine to Twitter. The Air France passenger plane Airbus A380 made an emergency la...

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  • US Ambassador: Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria 'part of Israel'
US Ambassador: Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria 'part of Israel'

Three Israelis have been shot and killed by a Palestinian gunman at the entrance to a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli police say. Friedman added, "The 1967 borders were viewed by everybody as not secure". Even if Friedman is merely referring to areas in the West Bank that are under the control of settlements, the figure is ac...

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  • Friedrichshafen poisoner puts baby food on shop shelves
Friedrichshafen poisoner puts baby food on shop shelves

Earlier this month retailers received an email threatening that food across Europe would be poisoned unless €11.7m ($13.8m; £10.3m) was paid. Authorities believe the baby food was tainted by the same person who threatened last week to poison food in supermarkets and drug stores in Germany and overseas if his demands for money weren't met, a...

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  • Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

It also upped Waste Connections Inc stake by 57,696 shares and now owns 384,723 shares. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. A company with a value of 0 is thought to be an undervalued company, while a company with a value of 100 is considered an overvalued company.

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  • Whole Foods Market Reports Breach
Whole Foods Market Reports Breach

Those venues use a different point-of-sale system from the main checkout systems. Customers who shopped at traditional Whole Foods markets were not affected, Time reported . Whole Foods Market store in Sacramento, California. Amazon will need to work on its supply issues of Whole Foods products, said Nathan Rigby, vice president of sales and m...

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  • Celebrate National Coffee Day on Friday with these deals
Celebrate National Coffee Day on Friday with these deals

Lyft has you covered. It's meant to be a "global celebration of coffee's journey from the farm to your local shop" in honor of the people who produce our favorite caffeinated beverage. Keep the coffee bags as souvenirs along with their included postcards. Throughout the day, Wawa expects to give away almost 2 million free cups of coffe...

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  • Ryanair responds to aviation authority requirements
Ryanair responds to aviation authority requirements

The agency said Ryanair also failed to tell customers it was obliged to refund expenses such as meals and hotels or travel costs to different airports for replacement flights. The UK's Civil Aviation Authority has accused the Dublin-based carrier of "not complying with the law" over its handling of the fiasco. Crucially, it has told passengers ...

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  • At least a dozen dead as Rohingya boat capsizes off Bangladesh
At least a dozen dead as Rohingya boat capsizes off Bangladesh

The agency is coordinating the humanitarian response among United Nations agencies and aid providers amid the exodus of an estimated 480,000 people who have reached Cox's Bazar since August 25, when attacks by a Rohingya insurgent group against police posts in Myanmar led to massive retaliation by the country's army.

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