Tag: Hurricane Irma

Richard Branson to set up green energy projects fund for devastated Caribbean

Richard Branson to set up green energy projects fund for devastated Caribbean

Richard Branson says Caribbean needs a “Disaster Recovery Marshall Plan” On Tuesday, Richard Branson said he wants to set up a fund that would help rebuild Caribbean countries that were virtually destroyed by Hurricane Irma and, at the same time, help these nations shift from fossil fuel-dependent utilities to low-carbon renewable energy sources. Speaking with Thomson […]

By September 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Oil prices mixed after Harvey, now Hurricanes Irma, Jose set to batter demand

Oil prices mixed after Harvey, now Hurricanes Irma, Jose set to batter demand

Oil prices up on signs of market rebalancing Oil prices rose slightly on Thursday despite data from the United States Energy Information Administration showing an increase in US crude stocks. Benchmark Brent crude was up by 11 cents to $54.31/barrel by 12:55 p.m. EDT and US WTI was down 11 cents to $49.05/barrel. According to […]

By September 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →