Govt plans over $12 billion in power plant, EV incentives to cut pollution

  New Delhi: India has proposed incentives worth Rs88,500 crore ($12.4 billion) to help power plants install equipment to curb emissions, and also to develop infrastructure for electric vehicles, a government statement said on Friday.   Of the  Rs 88500 crore, Rs 83500 crore would be used...


California considers insurance to help with wildfire costs

   SACRAMENTO: California should get insurance to help cover taxpayers' costs in bad wildfire seasons, a solution that could help stem losses as climate change contributes to more destructive blazes, two state officials said Thursday.   The most populous state should follow the lead of Oregon, the...


Mukadder Erdoenmez, Head International Casualty Europe/ Middle East & Africa/ Latin America, AXA XL

Insuring The Sharing Economy

, It sometimes feels as if the sharing economy, which is how companies that facilitate peer-to-peer transactions via an online platform/smartphone app are referred to, emerged virtually overnight.   The sharing economy is also projected to continue expanding and disrupting many established industries. PwC estimates, for...