The cost of lithium-ion batteries and offshore wind turbines are plummeting, leading to "spectacular gains in cost-competitiveness" with other sources of electricity, according to a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
James Osborne. Houston Chronicle. Tue, 26 Mar 2019 13:36:28 UTC.
A trading company whose accounts clerk swindled four firms out of more than $46 million - one of the highest monetary losses in Singapore's financial crime history - has been wound up by the Court of Appeal.
Straits Times. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
Several passengers were injured when an "extreme" gust of wind rocked a cruiseship on Sunday night, sending chairs and people airborne and creating turmoilaboard the vessel
Yahoo. Tue, 05 Mar 2019 16:30:43 -0500.
Tech stocks might have had the wind knocked out of them to finish last year, but the sector's standing as a long-term source of growth still looks clear. The world is becoming ever more dependent on technology. ...
Kiplinger. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:03:19 -0500.
London-based fund firm City Financial and the chief investment officer of its Decca Fund, Shahraab Ahmad, have decided to wind down the credit-focused strategy after it "did not deliver ...
Reuters. Fri, 21 Dec 2018 16:17:13 -0500.
Three weeks of "yellow vest" protests have hit the French economy hard, with trade in shops, hotels and restaurants falling significantly, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Monday.
Reuters. Mon, 03 Dec 2018 13:24:25 -0500.
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The word wind is a noun. Wind means (1) the act of winding or twisting, (2) breath, (3) a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus, (4) a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath, (5) an indication of potential opportunity, (6) empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk, (7) a tendency or force that influences events.
Wind is also a verb that means (1) raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help, (2) form into a wreath, (3) coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem, (4) wrap or coil around, (5) to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course, (6) catch the scent of; get wind of, (7) extend in curves and turns.