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Health authorities call for common approach around COVID-19 treatments: EU

Metro USA 25 Feb 2021
(Reuters) – Europe’s drugs regulator said on Thursday international cooperation over COVID-19 ...

Drax scraps plan for Yorkshire gas plant after climate protests

The Guardian 25 Feb 2021
Green groups argued plan to replace coal burning units with gas was inconsistent with emissions goals Drax ...

Drax abandons plan for Europe’s biggest gas plant in Yorkshire

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Feb 2021
Plans to build Europe’s biggest gas-fired power station in North Yorkshire have been abandoned in a victory for environmental campaigners.

Drax drops controversial plan to build Europe’s largest gas plant

The Independent 25 Feb 2021
The UK power company Drax has dropped a controversial plan to build what would have been Europe’s largest fossil gas plant in North Yorkshire ... Will Gardiner, CEO of the Drax Group, said in a statement ... “This builds on our decision to end commercial coal generation and the recent sale of our existing gas power stations.”. Read more. Biomass power ... .

Venezuela asks EU ambassador to leave in 72 hours

China Daily 25 Feb 2021
CARACAS - The Venezuelan government on Wednesday declared the European Union (EU) Ambassador to Caracas Isabel Brilhante Pedrosa persona non grata and gave her 72 hours to leave the country. "We have presented Mrs ... "Hopefully Europe will play a role of rapprochement, of bridge-building, of respect," he said ... .

Drax axes plans for huge gas plant in North Yorkshire

York Press 25 Feb 2021
DRAX has scrapped plans to build Europe's largest gas power plant in North Yorkshire ... .

Polyplex USA announces $90.6 million expansion, 100 new jobs

Decatur Daily 25 Feb 2021
Polyplex, the parent company, was founded in India in 1984 and operates manufacturing and distribution facilities in India, Southeast Asia, Europe and the Americas. The Polyplex USA project includes the construction of a new building and acquisition of machinery to manufacture plastic films and increase the production rate at its resin plant.

Ten fabulous fortresses in Israel

Cleveland Jewish News 25 Feb 2021
Credit ... Aside from being a huge and well-fortified fortress, the place was the last Crusader stronghold in the Land of Israel from which the last Christians knights departed back to Europe. Years later, stones from the fortress were used to build new buildings in nearby cities and the whole site suffered damage from an earthquake in the 19th century.

Plant-based food startup Next Gen lands $10M seed round from investors including Temasek

Crunch 25 Feb 2021
Singapore is quickly turning into a hub for food-tech startups, partly because of government initiatives supporting the development of meat alternatives ... Startups making meat alternatives are gaining traction worldwide ... the United States (where it is currently recruiting a growth director to build a distribution network), China, Brazil and Europe ... .

Gevo and HCS Group Sign Strategic Agreement to Produce Renewable Low-Carbon Chemicals and ...

Omaha World-Herald 24 Feb 2021
GEVO), announced today that Gevo and HCS Group GmbH, a long-time customer of Gevo, have signed a project memorandum of understanding (“MOU”) to develop and build a renewable hydrocarbon facility at HCS Group’s site located in Speyer, Germany, which would utilize Gevo’s low-carbon sustainable aviation fuel (“SAF”) technology.

ADSB partners with Novamarine to manufacture RHIBs

Gulf Daily News 24 Feb 2021
ADSB, the regional leader in the new build, repair, maintenance, refit and conversion of naval and commercial vessels, has signed a reciprocal agreement with Novamarine, a global leader in the design and build of boats with unique features.  ... of ADSB vessels in Europe.

Vodafone vows big dividend payouts for Vantage Towers investors as it confirms it will float ...

The Daily Mail 24 Feb 2021
Vantage Towers' listing, which Vodafone says it's conditional 'on capital market conditions', is set to be one of the largest share offerings in Europe in recent years ... 'We will be looking to capture the exciting value-creating opportunities the sector has to offer and to build on our position as a leading tower infrastructure company in Europe.'.

Ladies European Tour announces new investment and LPGA merger

Golf 365 24 Feb 2021
The two bodies say they share a common vision to strengthen the presence of women’s golf in Europe ... Eight of those events are in Europe, including two major championships – the Evian Championship and the AIG Women’s British Open ... I’m excited that this is something we will build together, with the LET.”.