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📊 Data point of the day: $62 million, the latest capital raised by hydrogen aviation startup Universal Hydrogen. The FT explores their plans.
🛢️ Situational awareness: "Acute" gas and coal shortages and high prices in Europe and Asia are spurring a "massive switch" to oil, IEA said this morning. Go deeper
🎶 The late Prince's album "Controversy" arrived exactly 40 years ago and provides today's irresistible intro tune...