Seoul, 18 October 2021- Less than a month after electricity prices spiralled for the first time in 8 years, South Korea’s government disclosed two revised
Promoting Renewables in Conflict-Ridden Regions: Combating Conflict, Economic and Energy Crises in the Middle East
Just a month ago, Jordan reopened the border to Syria in an attempt to stimulate trade and provoke an economic recovery of both countries. Whereas Jordan’s economy is dealing with a high rate of unemployment (48%), spiraling debt, scarcity of investments and widening external balances, Syria’s economy has been battered by the decade-long war, internal displacement, humanitarian catastrophe and the devastating influence of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Along the U.S. Coast and to the Gulf of Mexico: The Biden Administration taps into the U.S.’ Wind Energy Potential
During the kick-off of the Offshore Windpower 2021 Conference & Exhibition, which took place from 13th-15th October in Boston, Massachusetts, Biden announced the U.S. government’s plans to plant seven large-scale offshore wind farms into its coastlines to the West and East.
About two weeks ago, the African Climate Week 2021 was executed virtually as one of the four regional UNFCCC conferences (i.e. LAC, APAC, MENA), of which three will lead up to COP 26 in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12, 2021.
PROTECTING YOUR WEALTH: OFFSHORE TRUSTS IN MAURITIUS From the desire to provide for one’s descendants to the need to keep wealth in the family line,
It is with great excitement that the Plenary Session which was held from the 19th to the 21st of October 2021 announced that Mauritius has been removed from the FATF ‘grey list’.
Colombia Launches Hydrogen Roadmap: Promoting Regional Development and Fostering International Cooperation
On September 30th, 2021, Diego Mesa Puyo, Minister of Energy and Mining, launched Colombia’s Hydrogen Roadmap during an event in Barranquilla’s ‘Caja de Cristal’. As was emphasized in a promotional video during the opening of the event, “hydrogen will further accelerate the expansion of solar and wind projects” in Colombia, because its extraction can be achieved by the use of renewables.
Establish Your Global Headquarters in Mauritius and Benefit from an Eight Year Tax Holiday – the Global Headquarters Administration’ (“gha”) Licence; An Opportunity for International Companies to Expand Their Horizons
The GHA license opens many doors for international companies willing to expand their horizons and operate from the beautiful island of Mauritius. This is because GHA licensed companies have a lot to benefit from operating in Mauritius such as the island’s diversified economy, good governance, favorable tax system, bilateral and multilateral agreements that protect their interests, hybrid legal system, reliable regulatory authorities, amongst others.
Can Renewable Energy Be a Solution in the Face of the Looming Energy Crisis in the Eu? Ways the Eu Plans on Dealing with the Current Situation
Europe is currently engulfed in an unfolding energy crisis, raising concerns about Vladimir Putin’s Russia’s role in capitalizing on rising demand, limited supply, and geopolitical unpredictability. The issue of rising gas prices is not unique to the United Kingdom and countries like Spain, Italy, Greece, and France have taken drastic measures in recent weeks to mitigate the impact on consumers.
Amid Greenpeace Protests about ‘Greenwashing’ on 4th October in the Port of Rotterdam, Royal Dutch Shell announces first U.K. Solar Investments
According to euronews.green, 80 activists blocked Royal Dutch Shell’s port in Rotterdam on October 4, 2021, to protest against its ‘greenwashing’ campaigns, which DeSmog had accused the company of repeatedly since 2018.
Towards New Partnerships and Leadership in Renewables: Zooming behind the IRENA’s Partnership with ENI
s the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) announced just two weeks ago, it has entered an ambitious three-year partnership with the integrated energy