A year on from Greek wildfires, locals are skeptical lessons have been learned – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article ISTIAIA, Greece – The intense odor of scorched land still hangs in the air on Evia, and despite promises of economic renewal, nearly a year on from devastating wildfires, the sense of despair among locals remains. Among the blackened pines and oaks which stand firm like matches as … Read more

The White House doing ‘this’ is like having an arsonist trying to put out a fire: Expert – Fox Business

The White House doing ‘this’ is like having an arsonist trying to put out a fire: ExpertFox Business Recession is looming, if it has not started already: Jackie DeAngelis on ‘Fox & Friends’Fox News Brian Deese: ‘The President Is Making Fighting Inflation His Top Economic Priority’Forbes Breaking News White House trying to fight inflation is … Read more

High subsidies to worsen finances of Punjab, Rajasthan

With non-merit subsidies on the rise to lure voters, Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Karnataka and Bihar have emerged as the top five states in terms of subsidies as a share of GSDP during FY19-FY22, according to India Ratings. Chhattisgarh’s subsidy to GSDP ratio stood at 5.69, followed by Punjab (2.16), Rajasthan (1.83), Karnataka (1.44) and Bihar … Read more

ERCOT Market Design, Subsidies For Renewables, ‘Fails To Adequately Pay For Reliable’ Generation

A pedestrian walks through the snow in McKinney, Texas, US, on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021. … [+] Photographer: Cooper Neill / Bloomberg © 2021 Bloomberg Finance LP Many reports have been published about the causes of the deadly blackouts that hit Texas a year ago. But a new report from the Texas Section of the … Read more