Europe’s shale gas reserves are almost as big as America’s, but many countries have either banned fracking completely or are experiencing difficulties due to citizens’ opposition and technical challenges. Despite the Ukrainian crisis and its dependence on Russian imports, Europe is still indecisive about pushing forward with shale gas fracking.
Whereas white-haired men are a common sight on TV screens, the same cannot be said for women who look over 50. A youth bias toward women is partially responsible for this, but that is not the whole story.
In between the headlines on deaths and the fighting between Assad and the rebels, readers forget about the lives of those caught in the Syrian conflict, women’s lives in particular. The Syrian Female Journalist Network aims to bring stories to media attention by training male and female journalists in the region.
Student Reporter nahm die Lancierung des Drive Recorders der AXA Winterthur (AXA) als Anlass für ein Gespräch mit Dieter Gosteli, Leiter Privatkunden bei der AXA. Entwickelt hat sich ein Gespräch über den schrittweisen Umgang von Innovationen in einem Grossunternehmen, die Herausforderung als Arbeitgeber Digital Natives zu integrieren und ein Versicherer, der sich als Technologieunternehmen versteht.
Even though Russian gas giant Gazprom and its European partners don’t disclose the terms of gas import contracts, it is known that prices vary from country to country. We try to explain how these prices are set, and why there can be great differences in price even for neighboring countries.
Whether we like it or not, most of us are strongly bound to the agricultural sector, and we feel the responsibility to make the right choice from an environmental perspective. Nevertheless, it can be confusing standing in the supermarket in front of a sea of products, and consumers immediately go for the “greener choice,” that being local or organic. We’ve gotten better at knowing where our food comes from – but can we claim the same for the environmental impact of our food choices? Read the rest of this post on Triple Pundit.