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R/$ = 15.88
Au 1237.82 $/oz
Pt 955.50 $/oz
Dec 04, 2015
The extreme green movement was celebrating in the US when President Barack Obama gave in to its demands and refused to allow the construction of the Keystone oil pipeline. Dressed in rabbit and polar bear outfits, the greens danced and sang in front of the White...
Nov 13, 2015
An aerial view of wind turbines that form part of the the London Array offshore wind farm, in the Thames Estuary, where the River Thames meets the waters of the North Sea. The London Array, east of London, has 175 Siemens turbines and a capacity of 630 MW
Sep 04, 2015
The COP 21 world climate conference is scheduled to take place in Paris this December. There is much comment in the media, with a variety of people expressing the hope that the conference will be a success and that a legally binding agreement will come out of the...
Jul 24, 2015
The Invisible Store of Happiness is a three-meter high ode to wood and craftsmanship. The installation involved two of the UK’s brightest talents - furniture designer/maker Sebastian Cox and artist Laura Ellen Bacon - who took three months to craft the structure out...
May 22, 2015
Government continues to talk of introducing a carbon tax on industry. The carbon tax is wrong and should not be introduced at all. The principle of the carbon tax is that it is supposed to ‘save the planet’. The idea is to inflict pain on industry for emitting...
Nov 05, 2014
A project delivered by Southeast Power Engineering of the UK has seen a mini power station installed on the River Thames at Romney Weir to generate electricity sustainably using environment friendly water driven Archimedes screw generators. The completed design...
Aug 16, 2013
The bolt and fastener industry is in excellent shape, in South Africa with the product easily meeting international safety standards, Krugersdorp-based fastener manufacturer CBC Fasteners MD Robert Pietersma. “By way of example, the manufacturing process at CBC...
Jul 20, 2012
The installation of 4 400 solar panels on the roof of the Blackfriars train station in central London reached the halfway mark in July, said British railway operator Network Rail.