One of Britain's highest-profile green energy projects collapsed yesterday after the government axed a �1 billion scheme to capture carbon dioxide emissions from power stations and bury them underground.
Network Rail wants to sell �1.8bn of railway arch space, disused depots and shop space in bigger stations to help raise the cash to upgrade UK railways.
... * ECB officials considering varied stimulus options. * Euro falls to 7-1/2-month low vs USD. * Dollar index scales 8-1/2 month peaks.
Ukraine on Wednesday barred Russian passenger aircraft from flying across its territory amid a spiralling trade war, as tensions mounted over a continuing power blackout in Russian-annexed Crimea.
RIO DE JANEIRO—An avalanche of mud unleashed by a massive dam failure in Brazil earlier this month contained “high levels of toxic heavy metals and other toxic chemicals,” a pair of United Nations experts said Wednesday.