Chilean military aircraft heading to Antarctica disappears with 38 on board (73)
Video PlayerClose SANTIAGO, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) - The Chilean Air Force reported Monday that it lost track of a plane with 38 people on board. The aircraft was en route from the southern city of Punta Arenas to Antarctica with 17 crew members and 21 passengers aborad, it said. The Hercules C130 aircraft took off at 4:55 p.m.
Chile military plane with 38 is missing on way to Antarctica (19)
ASSOCIATED PRESS SANTIAGO: Chile's air force said it lost radio contact with a transport plane carrying 38 people on a flight Monday evening to the country's base in Antarctica. It said the military had declared an alert and activated search and rescue teams. The C-130 Hercules carried 17 crew members and 21 passengers, including three civilians.
Erdogan says Turkey to continue exploration in Mediterranean (13)
Video PlayerClose ISTANBUL, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that the country would continue to conduct explorations "not only in the Mediterranean Sea but also in the Black Sea and even in international waters." In a televised interview with the state-run TRT broadcaster, Erdogan noted that Turkey is considering procuring another drilling ship for that purpose.
Exxon Mobil prevails in lawsuit over climate regulations (6)
By JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK (AP) - Exxon Mobil won Tuesday in a closely watched lawsuit over the costs of climate change, with a judge saying there was no proof the energy giant duped investors about the toll that regulations could take on its business. New York Attorney General Letitia James' office didn't prove the company made any material misstatements "that misled any reasonable investor," state judge Barry Ostrager in Manhattan wrote in dismissing the case.
ExxonMobil Cleared In NY Securities Fraud Climate Change Case (4)
By Marcy Kreiter @marcykreiter 12/10/19 AT 12:25 PM A Manhattan judge Tuesday ruled ExxonMobil did not mislead investors over its climate change forecasts but stopped short of absolving the company from responsibility "for contributing to climate change through the emission of greenhouse gases in production of fossil fuel products." New York Supreme Court Judge Barry Ostranger ruled the state attorney
Iran Plans Energy Exchange with Russia (4)
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian unveiled plans for exchanging energy with Russia. December, 10, 2019 - 16:12 Economy Comments - Economy news - Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of inauguration of a combined-cycle power plant in Iran's western province of Kermanshah on Tuesday, Ardakanian said Iran can currently exchange energy with all of its neighboring countries.
U.S., Saudi Rank Bottom of Climate Class (4)
by Naharnet Newsdesk 10 December 2019, 17:01 The United States and Saudi Arabia are among major polluters showing "hardly any signs" of reducing their greenhouse gas production, a global assessment of countries' emissions trajectories said Tuesday at United Nations climate talks. The Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) measures the emissions, renewable energy share and climate policies of 57 countries and the European Union.
Saudi central bank ready for any Aramco-related liquidity squeeze (3)
Marwa Rashad, Davide Barbuscia RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's central bank is ready for any liquidity squeeze from Saudi Aramco's initial public offering (IPO) and is closely monitoring local banks, its governor said, after heavy demand for loans to buy the stock. FILE PHOTO: A view shows branded oil tanks at Saudi Aramco oil facility in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia October 12, 2019.
Putin Says Ukraine Could Get 25 Percent Cheaper Gas (5)
© REUTERS / Gleb Garanich 05:31 10.12.2019 Subscribe Sputnik International Sputnik could-get-25-percent-cheaper-gas/ PARIS (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced that
India reduced emission intensity of GDP by 21%: Prakash Javadekar at COP25 (3)
Addressing the 25th session of Conference of Parties (COP) under the UN Framework Convention of Climate Change in Spain's Madrid, Javadekar said that India is `walking the talk` in its climate change commitments. Share: Follow Zeenews on Written By: Zee Media Bureau Edited By: Ananya Das Updated: Dec 10, 2019, 23:59 PM IST Trending News Union Minister for Environment Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday asserted that