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STA Scotland responds to Scottish Energy Strategy

Figures published today by the UK Government revealed that renewables delivered the equivalent of 54% of Scotland's gross electricity consumption in 2016, as well as 42.9% of total Scottish electricity generation in 2016. "In 2016 we met over 50% of our total electricity demand from renewable technologies and we look set to smash that this year". Wheelhouse added that Scotland was "leading the way in promoting community and locally owned renewable energy ". Consulte Mais Informação

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How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA)

How Insiders and Institutions are Trading Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA)

State Of Wisconsin Board, Wisconsin-based fund reported 6.73M shares. The shares were purchased at an average price of $19.72 per share, with a total value of $6,557,353.56. Analysts have given a mean recommendation of 3.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Consulte Mais Informação

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Gasoline drives Nov. Canada inflation rate to highest since January

Gasoline drives Nov. Canada inflation rate to highest since January

The result means the annual pace of inflation has now surpassed the Bank of Canada's ideal target of two percent following a two-year low of one percent in June. An announcement from the central bank is scheduled next month. CPI-trim rose to 1.8 percent from 1.5 percent and CPI-median reached 1.9 percent compared to 1.7 percent in October, while CPI-common cooled to 1.5 percent from 1.6 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wells Fargo, Boeing, Others Reward Employees After Tax Bill Passage

If President Donald Trump signs the bill, which passed both houses of Congress today, it will reduce the corporate tax rate by 14 percent, leading to a significant economic windfall for AT&T , Boeing , and other USA businesses. Cincinnati-based Fifth Third, the fifteenth largest USA bank by asset size, said the tax cut allowed it to re-evaluate its employee pay and pass along some of the windfall. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump to tax critics: 'The results will speak for themselves'

The vote had appeared destined to a dramatic showdown, especially with Senator John McCain's absence due to cancer treatment meaning Republicans could afford only one defector. They were escorted out. President Donald Trump proclaimed Wednesday that "the results will speak for themselves " on the White House-backed tax reform package now on the verge of passing Congress, predicting that the legislation's critics in the media and the Democratic Party will be proved wrong. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lebanese Minister says Uber 'is unsafe' … and people have mixed feelings

Lebanese Minister says Uber 'is unsafe' … and people have mixed feelings

The suspect was arrested on Monday after being tracked down thanks to security cameras, according to the Lebanese National News Agency. "I call on all Lebanese not to use this application as a means of transportation", Machnouk said . "All drivers who use the Uber app in Lebanon are fully licensed by the government and must have a clear judicial record", the spokesperson said. Uber said it was aware of the documents but that it was up to the government to make checks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sizzling Stock Touches New Recent High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

Sizzling Stock Touches New Recent High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. Thrivent Fin For Lutherans reported 209,336 shares stake. The average 1-year price target for ( WFC ) reveals an average price target of $58.79 per share. They expect $1.04 earnings per share, up 0.97% or $0.01 from last year's $1.03 per share. WFC comes in with a P/S ratio of 5.13 that's greater than 1, potentially implying that it could be expensive relative to the overall sector (6.07) and its peers (6.07). Consulte Mais Informação

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Shell buys First Utility in move into retail energy supply to homes

Shell buys First Utility in move into retail energy supply to homes

It is headquartered in Coventry, with bases in Warwick and London. First Utility will operate as a standalone entity and wholly-owned subsidiary of Shell within its New Energies division, according to the firm. The price of the deal - which is subject to regulatory approval - has not been revealed. Shell's executive vice president of new energies, Mark Gainsborough, said the company's move into Britain's household energy market would improve choice for customers. Consulte Mais Informação

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General Mills, Inc. (GIS) Shares Sold by Citizens Financial Group Inc

Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec now owns 218,075 shares of the company's stock worth $11,335,000 after purchasing an additional 4,300 shares in the last quarter. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 10th will be given a dividend of $0.49 per share. Consulte Mais Informação

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Union sues over Facebook job ads excluding older people

Union sues over Facebook job ads excluding older people

Is this OK? According to the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, it probably isn't, because showing age bias when hiring is not lawful, according to the act. Facebook disagreed with ProPublica's stance, noting that while it does target specific age groups in ads, it uses the practice responsibly. Some companies contend that there are permissible reasons to filter audiences by age, as with an ad for entry-level analyst positions at Goldman Sachs that was distributed to people ... Consulte Mais Informação

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