$1 billion in federal economic grants headed coast to coast

Washington (AFP) – The government will send $1 billion in federal grants for manufacturing, clean energy, agriculture, biotechnology and more to 21 regional partnerships across the country, President Joe Biden and Minister of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced Friday. 21 were selected out of 529 initial applicants Competing for grants that were part of last year’s … Read more

Europe’s plan for floating gas stations raises climate concerns

New York (AFP) – As winter approaches, European countries, scrambling to replace the natural gas they once bought from Russia, have adopted a short-term reform: a chain of about 20 floating terminals that receive liquefied natural gas from other countries and convert it into fuel heating. However, the plan, with the first floating terminals set … Read more