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Roundtable on Energy Poverty

Over a billion people globally lack access to basic electricity. A billion. Since the developed world takes electricity for granted, it becomes almost difficult to identify with the effects which hinder an ability to improve in areas like healthcare and education. While this is a “global issue,” Europe has been impacted as well. MEP Theresa… » read more

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EU leaders, on Monday, December 19, extended economic sanctions against Russia until mid-2017, noting that the conditions of the Minsk peace deal have not been met. The restrictions, which were due to expire on January 31, and have now been extended to July 31. The sanctions prohibit the import and export of certain energy-related equipment… » read more

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