In the world of freight, Hyundai has just shipped its first 10 XCIENT hydrogen fuel cell electric trucks, coined as the world's first mass-produced fuel cell heavy-duty truck, to Switzerland with plans to dole out 1,600 XCIENT trucks by 2025.
The dash for debt piles pressure on company balance sheets and the issue is particularly acute for BP and Royal Dutch Shell: Already burdened by high levels of borrowing, they face the disruption of a major shift towards renewables and low-carbon.
60% of occupations had at least 30% of constituent work activities that could be automated by 2030-meaning that as many as 375 million workers globally would have to switch occupations or acquire new skills by 2030.
The swift responses from both fiscal and monetary authorities in Nigerian and the rest of the world, in addition to possible discovery of a potential coronavirus vaccine, could ease the negative impact and take the oil-rich African country out of recession by early 2021.
The economic shock from the pandemic lockdowns and the ongoing damage it is doing to the global economy will cost us $ 12 trillion in lost economic output by the end of 2021 - roughly $1,600 per human being on the planet.
The World Health Organization, together with partner organizations, aims to secure 2 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines by the end of 2021, unveiling Friday a creative plan to ensure high-risk groups around the world have access to any vaccine that's successfully developed.
The recovery packages can either kill two birds with one stone-setting the global economy on a pathway towards net-zero emissions - or lock us into a fossil system from which it will be nearly impossible to escape.
Paris-compliant carbon budgets for developed countries imply full decarbonization of energy by 2035-40, necessitating a scale of change in physical infrastructure reminiscent of the post-Second World War Marshall Plan.
The global mining industry already understands the benefits of integrating a location-based system: by 2025 smart sensors will have a twenty percent adoption rate - and half of all mines will contain connected workers.