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Dozens of Illinois communities urged to double down on coal

As President Joe Biden pushes to accelerate the nation's transition to clean energy, three Chicago suburbs and more than two dozen other Illinois communities are mulling plans to double down on lung-damaging, climate-changing ...

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Easyjet, eyeing record summer, boosts nerve center with AI

A cutting-edge facility featuring artificial intelligence (AI)—Easyjet's new control center is tasked with handling about 2,000 mostly-European flights per day as the British airline eyes high summer demand.

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China invests $47 billion in largest ever chip fund

China has poured more than $47 billion into the country's largest-ever chip investment fund, a business database showed on Monday, as Beijing seeks self-sufficiency in the crucial semiconductor manufacturing sector.