Tag: energy crisis

If they had listened to us, we would have had a less dramatic scenario: Acosta

If they had listened to us, we would have had a less dramatic scenario: Acosta If they had listened to us, we would have had a less dramatic scenario: Acosta

On October 7, 2023, several former ministers of…e Mines and energy They urged the government in a letter to do this measures “on time” before the financial crisis where 17 energy marketing companies come along and that threatens the electrical sector from the country. They warned at the time that the country faced a difficult […]

Europe risks a new energy crisis, this time due to Libya

Europe risks a new energy crisis, this time due to Libya Europe risks a new energy crisis, this time due to Libya

The European Union may find itself facing a new energy crisis after the crisis triggered by Vladimir Putin’s Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This time, the problem arises in Libya, where one of the two governments that share control of the country plans to stop oil extraction. General Khalifa Haftar, an eastern dictator, has threatened military […]

“No more help with bills”: warning from Brussels to governments

“No more help with bills”: warning from Brussels to governments “No more help with bills”: warning from Brussels to governments

The European Commission said this more bluntly at its last meeting with the bloc’s finance ministers: aid to labor bills “must be temporary and gradually disappear as energy prices fall”. The European Central Bank was tougher: support measures should be withdrawn “immediately and in an agreed manner”. So the message from Brussels to Frankfurt is […]

Biggest climate crime ever committed

Biggest climate crime ever committed Biggest climate crime ever committed

Biggest climate crime ever committed Luke Novel science communicator 15 April 2023 15:21 Facebook twitter What’s up The panic effect after the Fukushima accident led to a rush to give up nuclear power. The shutdown of the last three German nuclear reactors (but generally speaking, Germany’s exit from nuclear power in times of the global […]

The country where the money evaporates

The country where the money evaporates The country where the money evaporates

In central La Paz, thousands of Bolivians lined up endlessly outside the Central Bank to try to buy what has become the most precious commodity in the country: the dollar. The financial crisis that has gripped the country for years has squandered the foreign currency reserves held by the government. The state of being abandoned […]

There is a shortage of vegetables in British supermarkets, but Brexit has nothing to do with it

There is a shortage of vegetables in British supermarkets, but Brexit has nothing to do with it There is a shortage of vegetables in British supermarkets, but Brexit has nothing to do with it

Vegetables, and tomatoes in particular, have become a scarce commodity in UK supermarkets. The situation is so serious that some chains have even decided to ration their products. To deal with the emergency, Asda, for example, asked each of its customers to buy no more than three packages of tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, lettuce, salad, broccoli, […]

That’s why Moscow rides the opposition in Moldova: “We want to be part of Russia”

That’s why Moscow rides the opposition in Moldova: “We want to be part of Russia” That’s why Moscow rides the opposition in Moldova: “We want to be part of Russia”

Thousands of Moldovan citizens took to the streets in the country’s capital, Chisinau, on Sunday to protest the government accused of causing illegal inflation after its decision to rid itself of Russian influence (and gas) to accelerate the approach to Europe. To the Union and more generally to the West. According to Moldovan leaders, a […]

Moldova fears the end of the country’s protests, like Ukraine, a pro-Russian oligarch

Moldova fears the end of the country’s protests, like Ukraine, a pro-Russian oligarch Moldova fears the end of the country’s protests, like Ukraine, a pro-Russian oligarch

As Bakhmut’s war rages in Ukraine, and Russia prepares to launch a major new military action, there is another country that fears Moscow may become the next center of its expansionist ambitions: Moldova. Struggling with a series of problems aggravated by the occupation on its borders, the nation is now dealing with alleged intervention attempts […]

Italy’s (and Europe’s) thirst for gas feeding the regime in Algeria

Italy’s (and Europe’s) thirst for gas feeding the regime in Algeria Italy’s (and Europe’s) thirst for gas feeding the regime in Algeria

The day before Giorgia Meloni’s visit, the Algerian leadership saw fit to send a clear message to the political dissidents and dissolved the country’s main human rights organization and one of the main spirits of the Hirak movement that opposed it. To President Abdelmadjid Tebboune since 2019. “We are paying the price for our commitment […]

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