Norway’s centre-left opposition wins in a landslide

Euractiv | Sep 14, 2021 at 10:14 AM

Norway’s status as a major oil and gas producer has been at the heart of the campaign, although a transition away from petroleum – and the jobs it creates – is likely to be a gradual one despite progress by pro-environment parties.

Talk of $100 oil to send shudders through households

Irish Times | Sep 14, 2021 at 7:30 AM

Following a 50 per cent surge between January and early July as economies gradually reopened after the worst of Covid-19, oil prices have been fairly range-bound in recent months – notwithstanding a recent rally off their lows in the past few weeks as US production was hit when Hurricane Ida slammed the Gulf of Mexico.

UN cautions on depletion of biodiversity

The Guardian Nigeria | Sep 14, 2021 at 2:00 AM

Azoulay, who spoke at the International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere programme in Abuja, said the erosion of biodiversity is no longer a hypothesis but a fact the world can already see and feel everyday.