6 Lessons on Energy Decarbonization from Countries Leading the Way

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 12:01:14 +0000

Getting to a net-zero-carbon energy system is essential. It will be a major effort, one that requires significant investment in new low-carbon infrastructure, from renewable power plants to electric vehicles, efficient appliances and better constructed buildings. While very few countries are on track, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ethiopia and the United Kingdom are further along than many others

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10 Cool Solar Power Stories You May Have Missed

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 04 Jan 2020 22:23:12 +0000

Too much cleantech news is a good thing, but it sometimes means I need to stuff a bunch of big stories into one article. Following some roundups of autonomous driving news and battery & EV charging news, here’s one more roundup of some cool cleantech stories no one wanted to take and write full pieces about. This one is 100% focused on solar power

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POWER Digest [July 2019]

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0000

Taishan-2 EPR Achieves Criticality. A second EPR unit in China’s Guangdong province attained a sustained chain reaction on May 28, marking another major milestone for Framatome, EDF, and China General

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Report: Ethiopia’s garment workers are world’s lowest paid

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 07 May 2019 11:25:41 +0000

Report: Ethiopia's garment workers are world's lowest paid

Ethiopian garment factory workers are now, on average, the lowest paid in any major garment-producing company worldwide, a new report says.

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Singapore bans use of Boeing 737 MAX in its airspace

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:08:26 +0000

RENTON, WA - MARCH 11: A Boeing 737 MAX 9 airplane test its engines outside of the company's factory on March 11, 2019 in Renton, Washington. Boeing's stock dropped today after an Ethiopian Airlines flight was the second deadly crash in six months involving the Boeing 737 Max 8, the newest version of its most popular jetliner. Stephen Brashear/Getty Images/AFPs

Singapore’s aviation regulator Tuesday banned the use of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in the country’s airspace following a deadly Ethiopia plane crash at the weekend.

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Crashed Ethiopian plane’s black box found but damaged

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:54:40 +0000

Crashed Ethiopian plane's black box found but damaged

State-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate has reported that the black box has been found from the crashed Ethiopian Airlines jet.

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China grounds Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after Ethiopia crash

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 06:01:40 +0000

China grounds Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after Ethiopia crash

China’s civilian aviation authority ordered all Chinese airlines to temporarily ground their Boeing 737 Max 8 planes Monday.

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Search for bodies, clues after Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crash

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 02:29:43 +0000

A man carries a piece of debris on his head at the crash site of a Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines flight near Bishoftu, a town some 60 kilometres southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on March 10, 2019. - A Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crashed minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa on March 10, killing all eight crew and 149 passengers on board, including tourists, business travellers, and "at least a dozen" UN staff. (Photo by Michael TEWELDE / AFP)

Ethiopia will observe a national day of mourning Monday as investigators search for bodies and clues into the crash of a Nairobi-bound Boeing minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board.

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