Canada’s energy jobs transition bill stirs divisiveness in oil heartland

Canada’s energy jobs transition bill stirs divisiveness in oil heartland

Jan 22 (Reuters) – In western Canada’s oil sector, controversy rages over federal government legislation to help the fossil fuel workforce transition to a greener economy, but union and community leaders warn that the politicization of the Just Transition Bill is obscuring the needs of workers. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government is expected to … Read more

Analysis: Opaque energy prices blur the picture of inflation in the euro

Analysis: Opaque energy prices blur the picture of inflation in the euro

AMSTERDAM/ROME, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Eurozone statistics offices are seeking to review the way they incorporate retail energy prices into their official inflation calculations to avoid overestimating the true blow to consumers, officials told Reuters. Millions of European households have suffered very different impacts on their electricity bills this year depending on which contract they … Read more