Friday Jul 11
Coastguard Appeal For Missing British Yachtsman
Police log a missing persons alert with Interpol, as coastguards launch a North Sea air and rescue search for the 69-year-old.
Free Trade Agreement: Special Rights for Corporations
The TTIP negotiated in secret gives corporations the right to sue sovereign states for lost profits and endangers public sector jobs and social and environmental protections.
Vattenfall seeks German deal on nuclear shutdown
Swedish power group Vattenfall is trying to reach a settlement with Germany over compensation for shutting down nuclear power plants, but could eventually sue, the chairman of the state-owned utility said on Tuesday.
Germany's environmental train wreck
The losses are just beginning. Who pays? Do the German voters know that the supposedly green nation's carbon intensity has already gotten worse: from 0.39 metric tonnes per MWh to 0.41 tones? Do the voters know what the Green Party is costing their economy while at least a dozen new large scale coal plants are being constructed? EOn's annual report ... (more)