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Governments Adopt ‘Florence Declaration’ and Agree to Work Closer to Advance Geothermal Energy

Milestone meeting moves nations closer to unlocking more than 200GW of global geothermal energy potential   Florence, Italy, 12 September 2017 —Governments have agreed to work together to identify and implement measures that will significantly increase the speed of geothermal energy development around the world, following a milestone meeting between public and private leaders Florence this

Rio Tinto and Minmetals agree to look at exploration collaboration

6 June 2017 Rio Tinto and Minmetals have today signed a Heads of Agreement (HoA) to discuss opportunities for potential collaboration in mineral exploration. It follows a Memorandum of Understanding signed in March this year when both parties committed to examine opportunities for cooperation and collaboration. The HoA sets out the principles and framework for

Seven African Governments Agree to Protect Over 70% of Africa’s Tropical Forests from Unsustainable Palm Oil Development

  Seven African countries will today pledge to protect their tropical forests by shifting to sustainable palm oil production The Governments of the Central African Republic, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Liberia, the Republic of Congo and Sierra Leone are signing a joint declaration at the COP22 climate change talks in Marrakesh today

ThyssenKrupp and Saab agree on sale of Swedish shipyard activities ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems AB (formerly Kockums)

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions AG, a company of ThyssenKrupp Group, and Saab AB today entered into an agreement on the sale of Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems AB (formerly Kockums) with facilities in Malmö, Karlskrona and Muskö. The purchase price is SEK 340 million (around €37 million). The transaction is subject to the approval of the