Solar investment fell in 2018, according to new data out from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, dropping nearly a quarter from 2017. At the same time, Bloomberg NEF said it was a record year for solar capacity, which topped 100 gigawatts. Total global clean energy investments were down 8 percent over 2017 according to the research firm, ringing up at $332.1 billion compared to $361.7 billion in 2017.
This development comes as Gillibrand is trying to distance herself from being associated with big money in an attempt to show that she's going to build a campaign off of small grassroots donors.
From her red-roofed home near Papua New Guinea's capital of Port Moresby, Isabelle Dikana Iveiri overlooks a giant plant used by Exxon Mobil Corp to liquefy billions of dollars' worth of natural gas before it is shipped to Asian buyers.
Lampert has a severely depleted retailer on his hands. : Sears Holdings (shld)is not being relegated to the dustbin of retail history, at least not yet, thanks to a $5.3 billion offer in bankruptcy court by company chairman Eddie Lampert. Reuters and the Wall Street Journal early on Wednesday reported that the hedge fund manager, and Sears' former CEO and top shareholder, had won an auction with a deal that will keep 400 stores open and give Lampert ownership of the chain as well as of key assets like Sears' still well regarded Kenmore and DieHard brands.
By LNG World News Croatian LNG project planned for the island of Krk will proceed regardless of the lack of interest from natural gas buyers. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News.
S Sriniwasan, managing director at Kotak Investment Advisors, discusses real estate markets and the PE segment with Business Standard. : Kotak Realty Fund, part of Kotak Investment Advisors, made exits of $350 million last year, among a very few private equity (PE) funds to do so in dull property markets. S Sriniwasan, managing director at Kotak Investment Advisors, discusses real estate markets and the PE segment in an interaction with Raghavendra Kamath.
A startup seeking to do away with rental fraud just closed on a Series A funding round. CheckpointID raised $1.5 million in a round led by RET Ventures, the company said in a statement. The capital will be used to grow the team as the firm seeks to meet increased demand from the multifamily industry. CheckpointID is an identity verification service that multifamily owners and operators can use with customers for apartment tours and move-ins. [...]
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Median pay for women at the global financial services giant is 29 percent less than it is for men, a figure that reveals a shortage of women in the top ranks and doesn't reflect pay differences between men and women at the same jobs.
For the first time in living memory, investors lack a quiet port where they can find shelter from the storm, says Professor Benjamin J Cohen.