With Saudi Arabia under scrutiny for atrocities in Yemen, state department plays down American role. The renewed push from leading humanitarian organizations to suspend Saudi Arabia from the United Nations Human Rights Council has shined...Show More Summary
In an effort that could mirror renewable energy development progress in neighboring Morocco, Tunisia is now pushing for new wind and solar projects in the North African nation, complete with interest from a number of potential European partners.
South Dakota Department of Tourism renews as Pheasants Forever national sponsor for fourth consecutive year St. Paul, Minn. – June 28, 2016 The post South Dakota Tourism Supports Pheasants Forever appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
According to the Daily Mail, Virginia drivers have noticed scores of white trucks with United Nations markings on Virginia highways which has spurred renewed rumors of a take-over of this country by the toothless body. Military U.N. vehicles have been spotted in Virginia, shocking motorists and sparking conspiracy theories. The white trucks, equipped with large […]
A curious twist in the renewed U.S.-Cuban relations is the claim by Mafia financier Meyer Lansky’s heirs for damages from the loss of Lansky’s Havana casinos, which Fidel Castro nationalized after the revolution in 1959, writes Jack Colhoun. By Jack Colhoun…Read more ?
by Ana Sofia Knauf ANURAKE SINGTO-ON / SHUTTERSTOCK Aside from forcing an unsuccessful vote on our nation's gun laws, the shooting at LGBT nightclub Pulse in Orlando, Fla., in which 49 people were killed, has also renewed debates about...Show More Summary
While much attention is devoted to the fall of oil prices, 2016 has seen a significant expansion in the development of renewable energies. The global oil price slump has dominated the news for months, as exporting nations and energy...
Originally published on Planetsave. India’s renewable energy targets will see massive amounts of capacity added to the grid over a very short period of time. The Indian government is looking at ways to minimize its impact on the existing grid. Show More Summary
Mexico has been busy. Or at least, its energy and environmental ministers have been. Over the last several years, Mexico has held its first auction for renewable energy contracts, opened its energy market to private competitors, and increased its renewable energy capacity by more than thirty times the level in 2008. At the same time, […]
New research conducted by EY and the Australian Climate Council has revealed that reaching 50% renewables by 2030 could create more than 28,000 new jobs nationally. According to a new report, Renewable Energy: Future Jobs and Growth (PDF),...Show More Summary
India’s renewable energy targets will massive amounts of capacity added to the grid over a very short period of time. The Indian government is looking at ways to minimize its impact on the existing grid. According to media reports, the...Show More Summary
“Arts and theatre organisations, artists and industry professionals will hold a national day of action for the arts on Friday 17 June, to galvanise renewed public support of the culture industries … The day of action will springboard into two weeks of campaigning for the arts around the country … [to combat] the ‘chaos’ caused […]
Many European nations are working to reduce carbon emissions, through a combination of initiatives related to boosting renewable energy production and curbing emissions from transportation. Now, Germany is taking a stand to cut backShow More Summary
Australian wind energy enjoyed a record month in May as wind farms supplied 1,299 gigawatt-hours of renewable electricity to the country's main power grid, the National Electricity Market (NEM). Wind accounted for 8.5 percent of the country's electricity demand, according to a report by energy consultants Pitt & Sherry. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- The shift is on. On Dec. 8, 2015, Speaker Paul Ryan stood in the lobby of the Republican National Committee headquarters and called out Donald Trump for his proposed ban on Muslims coming into the United States. "This is not conservatism," Ryan said in December. Show More Summary
Even the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history is not likely to convince Congress to change the nation’s gun laws. Democrats in the Senate said Monday that they would renew efforts to ban gun sales to terrorism suspects in the aftermath of the Orlando attack. But the bill is likely to find the...
Donald Trump spoke today on national security, immigration and terrorism in Manchester, New Hampshire. Trump, once again, promised to enforce... The post TRUMP DOUBLES DOWN! Renews Call for Immigration Ban from Terror States “We Have No Choice!” (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
National Grid UK and RES (Renewable Energy Systems) are working on the first battery storage systems to provide a dynamic frequency response to the grid within one second of the detection of a frequency deviation.The parties have signed a four-year contract under which RES will provide 20 MW of frequency response from battery storage to […]
The designation renews hope for restoration Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Portland’s iconic Veterans Memorial Coliseum (VMC) is a modernist gem—one of the finest International-Style civic buildings in the west. And today, the...Show More Summary
The Chinese government has finally acted to address the long pending issue of lack of transmission infrastructure in remote regions of the country. The National Development and Reform Commission has mandated grid companies to purchase electricity from wind and solar power projects so as to let them function a set minimum hours in a year. Show More Summary