Iran Seizes Foreign Ship Smuggling Fuel In Gulf, Detains Seven Crew

Iranian authorities on Wednesday seized a foreign ship smuggling fuel out of the country, the fourth such incident in the past month. Mojtaba Ghahremani, Chief Justice for Iran’s southern Hormozgan province said that seven crew members of the vessel have …

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UK Energy Provider Heads Warn of Impending Fuel Poverty

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The End Fuel Poverty Coalition (EFPC) warned that the energy crisis could leave 8.5 million households in the United Kingdom without access to heat and electricity. The EFPC which includes nearly 50 organizations, warned that frigid homes cost lives and …

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Peru Implements Fuel Tax Suspensions

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The Finance Ministry of Peru announced it would exclude some types of gasoline and diesel from the selective consumption tax on Sunday to fight surging prices caused by the Russia-Ukraine conflict. The government said the measure would suspend taxes on …

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Diesel Crisis Threatens to Crash Australia’s Supply Chains

Australia’s supply chain is at risk of collapsing next month over a shortage in an anti-pollution ­chemical for diesel vehicles that could stop the nation’s trucks from running. The chemical urea that goes into making the diesel exhaust fluid AdBlue …

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U.K. Government Plans to Cut Transport Emissions by Decarbonizing Aviation, Trucks and Rail

The U.K. government on Wednesday revealed is long-awaited Transport Decarbonization Plan that will allow it to create a net-zero transport sector by the year 2050. According to British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, the plan, which was finally published on Wednesday, …

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Shell Loses Landmark Climate Case, Ordered to Cut Emissions by 2030

A Dutch court has ordered gas and energy company Shell to reduce their carbon emissions by nearly half by 2030. The order states that Shell must “deepen” its investments into renewable energy projects and cut its carbon emissions by 45% …

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