• Arctic ice sheets seen from above. Getty Images

    by Michael Lerner Already 15,000 flights cross the polar region annually, and Iceland wants to get in on the expanding action.Europe,Arctic,Arctic Circle conference,Ásgeir Pálsson,China,Iceland,U.K.,unmanned cargo planes,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Oct 19, 2015, 4:42 PM EDT
  • French President Francois Hollande (L) and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, May 5, 2015. Getty Images

    by Michael Lerner Another $10 billion worth of contracts have been reached, with heavy emphasis on defense.Europe,Middle East,2nd Saudi French Business Opportunities Forum,arms,France,Manuel Valls,Saudi Arabia,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Oct 13, 2015, 2:37 PM EDT
  • Partially constructed wind turbine blades are stored at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Getty Images

    by Michael Lerner Across the U.K., wind is no longer a fragile industry, so automatic subsidies are ending.Europe,Ireland,Jonathan Bell,Northern Ireland,Scotland,subsidies,UK,wind power,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Oct 01, 2015, 4:48 PM EDT