Archive for April, 2015

A.I.G. Bailout Lawsuit Trial Ends as It Began, With Most Issues in Dispute by AARON M. KESSLER

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By AARON M. KESSLER The lawyers debated the extent of the Federal Reserve’s authority. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1K6oHR1 via IFTTT

Corruption Scandal Leads to a Big Loss for Petrobras by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The company released its long-delayed fourth-quarter financial results that included a write down of 6.2 billion reais — about $2.1 billion. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1G8T2e7 via IFTTT

Boeing Droops as Dreamliner Jet Fails to Deliver by CHRISTOPHER DREW

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By CHRISTOPHER DREW The aircraft maker reported a 92 percent drop in cash flow for the first quarter, a problem that analysts blamed on lackluster revenue from the fuel-saving 787. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1Je3W8w via IFTTT

Trader’s Arrest Raises Concerns About Market Rigging by NATHANIEL POPPER

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By NATHANIEL POPPER Accusations of market manipulation by a little-known British futures trader have ignited a debate about how widespread deceptive trading strategies have become. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1JdVUwc via IFTTT

A Pesticide Is Harmful to Wild Bees, Study Finds by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Experts say that findings from a study may help shift the way the United States government looks at a controversial class of chemicals. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1JdTOwD via IFTTT

Oil Makes a Comeback in Pennsylvania by ROBERT STRAUSS

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By ROBERT STRAUSS In the last decade, mining corporations have sought a new Pennsylvania fuel bonanza in the Marcellus shale fields. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1DCfE56 via IFTTT

Balancing Costs and Competition by CONRAD DE AENLLE

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By CONRAD DE AENLLE Alternatives to fossil fuels are becoming even more enticing because of advances in technology that are lowering prices and improving efficiency. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1DCfE53 via IFTTT

Catching Waves and Turning Them Into Electricity by AMY YEE

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By AMY YEE Ocean waves seem a promising source of renewable energy but remain largely experimental, though companies have developed various designs over the last two decades. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1DewKp2 via IFTTT

Europe Looks Offshore for Wind Power by MARK SCOTT

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By MARK SCOTT The Continent’s lead in the small but fast-growing offshore wind industry is a rare bright spot for the region’s renewable power sector. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1G8nEwg via IFTTT

Liquid Batteries for Solar and Wind Power by HENRY FOUNTAIN

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

By HENRY FOUNTAIN So-called flow batteries can provide energy steadily over time and last much longer than other types of storage. Published: April 23, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1GjVN1w via IFTTT