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Europe Must Ban Bitcoin Mining To Hit the 1.5C Paris Climate Goal, Say Swedish Regulators

Faced with a sharp rise in energy consumption, Swedish authorities are calling on the European Union to ban "energy intensive" crypto mining. From a report: Erik Thedeen, director of the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, and Bjorn Risinger, director of the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, said cryptocurrency's rising energy usage is threatening Sweden's ability to meet its obligations under the Paris Climate Agreement. Between April and August this year, the energy consumption of ...
Tags: Europe, Sweden, Tech, Eu, European Union, Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority, Risinger, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, 5C Paris Climate Goal Say, Erik Thedeen, Bjorn Risinger


Insurer's Motion to Dismiss COVID-19 Business Interruption Claim Denied

    Determining that government shutdown orders during the pandemic were a physical cause of loss and finding the virus exclusion ambiguous, the court denied the insurer's motion to dismiss. Risinger Holdings v. Sentinel Ins. Co ., 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 192474 (D. E.D. Texas Sept. 30, 2021).     Risinger owed several orthodontic practices. It held a policy issued by Sentinel which provided business interruption coverage. The policy also included a virus exclusion, which barred coverage for dama...
Tags: Insurance, Tred Eyerly, Business Interruption, First Party Insurance, Risinger, Sentinel Ins, COVID-19, Risinger Holdings


Insurer's Motion to Dismiss COVID-19 Business Interruption Claim Denied

    Determining that government shutdown orders during the pandemic were a physical cause of loss and finding the virus exclusion ambiguous, the court denied the insurer's motion to dismiss. Risinger Holdings v. Sentinel Ins. Co ., 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 192474 (D. E.D. Texas Sept. 30, 2021).     Risinger owed several orthodontic practices. It held a policy issued by Sentinel which provided business interruption coverage. The policy also included a virus exclusion, which barred coverage for dama...
Tags: Insurance, Tred Eyerly, Business Interruption, First Party Insurance, Risinger, Sentinel Ins, COVID-19, Risinger Holdings


Why The Aaliyah x MAC Collection Is So Important

Growing up as a Black and Latina teenager in a mostly-white private school in Baltimore, I was self-conscious about my thick hair, bushy eyebrows, and strict parents who wouldn’t let me buy the heavy makeup many of my classmates were already wearing. For one “casual dress” day in the eighth grade, when we were allowed to venture outside the confines of our plaid and khaki uniforms, I chose to wear baggy Gap jeans, a Tommy Hilfiger T-shirt, and my brother's Yankees baseball cap backward, with a ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Mac, Madonna, Aaliyah, Britney Spears, Yankees, Baltimore, Tommy Hilfiger, Lupita Nyong, Tiffany, Rashad, Boyce, Downey California, Arianna, Global Communications