By the middle of the century, renewable energy sources such as wind and solar are set to generate half of the world's power, as a result of continuing cost falls in the two technologies and batteries. There is still a role for gas as back-up to renewables, but just 11% of power will come from coal.
LANGKAWI (June 20): Former Malaysian prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak sat down with Reuters reporters for his first sit-down interview since his shock May 9 election defeat, and talked extensively about the 1MDB scandal, the hundreds of luxury handbags and other assets seized from him by the Malaysian authorities, and how he is coping with the investigation.
See below some of the highlights from the interview.
On the 1MDB scandal:
Bethesda Softworks is always trigger-happy with the lawsuits, and this time the company is suing Warner Bros. and developer Behaviour Interactive over the release of the Westworld mobile game, alleging it is a “blatant rip-off” of Fallout Shelter. Bethesda Softworks filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Maryland alleging that Westworld, which was released […]