In 2020, the United States Produced the Least CO2 Emissions from Energy in Nearly 40 Years

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 17:40:14 +0000

In 2020, as the country responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, CO2 emissions from energy consumption in the United States fell to the lowest level since 1983. The 4.6 billion metric tons (Bmt) of CO2 emitted in 2020 was an 11% decrease from 2019, the largest annual decrease on record, according to our Monthly Energy Review. Our new U.S. CO2 emissions from […]

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Duterte maintains high approval, trust ratings

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 16:18:30 +0000

More than a year after the Covid-19 pandemic, President Rodrigo Duterte has maintained high approval and trust ratings, an independent pollster said. In the first quarter poll conducted by PUBLiCUS Asia Inc., Duterte registered an overall approval rating of 65 percent, nominally lower than his 70 percent score in the survey conducted in December last […]

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2020 Tied For Hottest Year On Record, NASA Analysis Shows

Credit to Author: NASA| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 02:10:19 +0000

Earth’s global average surface temperature in 2020 tied with 2016 as the warmest year on record, according to an analysis by

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Subsidies not key to econ rebound

Credit to Author: Anna Leah E. Gonzales| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:20:22 +0000

Reopening the economy further as safely as possible, not providing subsidies, is needed to help the Philippines recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). In a forum organized by the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines on Thursday, Acting NEDA Director General Karl Kendrick Chua told attendees that […]

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Philexport: Consumers likely to keep buying products online

Credit to Author: Anna Leah E. Gonzales| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 16:21:48 +0000

Consumers are likely to continue buying goods and services online, according to a member of the Philippine Exporters Confederation Inc. (Philexport). “The unprecedented scale of the global health and economic crisis brought by [the coronavirus] pandemic has truly altered the way people reduce, or taste good and services,” Apolinar Aure, Philexport trustee for housewares, said […]

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Solar MD’s South Africa Ramp-Up Shows Demand For Battery Storage Is Growing

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 17:15:36 +0000

One of the companies that has been quite active in the battery storage market is Cape Town-based Solar MD. If a critical mass of home batteries can be installed, it may help avert some of the load-shedding during peak demand hours.

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Building Resiliency With Renewable Energy: A Look At ZOLA Electric’s Efforts To Combat COVID-19 Through Expanded Energy Access

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Sat, 25 Jul 2020 11:00:02 +0000

ZOLA ElectricZOLA Electric is one of many distributed solar companies thinking about what COVID-19 means for their business and how solar can be deployed to help combat the pandemic

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Nuggets of wisdom out of the Covid-19 pandemic

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 18:48:19 +0000

GOVERNMENT teachers like us and everyone else are greatly affected by the coronavirus pandemic. People’s lives across the world are at standstill while striving to face the challenges of the future. The economic ambiguity, anxiety about the future and concern for the safety of loved ones are just among those affecting people, including mentors. Yet, […]

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