IEA World Energy Outlook: Solar Capacity Surges Past Coal and Gas by 2040

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:31:33 +0000

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Solar photovoltaic (PV) could surge ahead of coal and gas and become the largest source of installed power capacity in the world by 2035 if countries pursue stated policies and targets, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its newly released World Energy Outlook 2019 (WEO2019).  The agency’s annual publication, which it issued Nov. 13, […]

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One Nuclear Power Project Delayed; Three Leap Forward

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:55:18 +0000

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The long-overdue Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant (NPP) in Finland has been delayed again, but nuclear projects in Russia, Canada, and Iran achieved important milestones in November. New Novovoronezh Unit Enters Commercial Operation Rosatom announced on Nov. 1 that Unit 2 at the Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Plant II entered commercial operation 30 days ahead of […]

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How the DOE Plans to Modernize the Grid in the Near Term

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 13:33:41 +0000

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Twenty-three projects chosen by the Department of Energy (DOE) in response to its 2019 Grid Modernization Lab Call provide a broad look at the critical issues that are roiling the nation’s power sector, as well as the tools and technologies that it has determined will best bolster the grid of the future in the near […]

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Bomb scare causes traffic in Manila

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:27:35 +0000

  Bomb scare triggered by an abandoned trolley bag caused heavy traffic along Roxas Boulevard in Manila, Thursday morning. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) temporarily closed the Roxas Boulevard service road up to Padre Faura area to traffic for almost two hours after a black trolley bag was left in front of the Golden […]

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Study finds Canadians more positive than negative about benefits immigrants bring to the economy

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:57:59 +0000

Canadians as a whole continue to be more positive than negative about the number of immigrants arriving in Canada and the benefits they bring to the country’s economy, says a recently released survey on Canadian attitudes about immigration and refugees. A follow-up to a study conducted earlier this year by Environics Institute, findings reveal that […]

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Cabinet meetings on drug war only for Leni

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:19:46 +0000

Malacanang said yesterday that Vice President and newly appointed anti-drug czar Leni Robredo won’t have to attend all Cabinet meetings but has the option to attend those that tackle the war on drugs. Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said it was up to Cabinet members if they want to attend the monthly meetings even if the […]

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P2,000 monthly aid for CAFGUs approved

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:17:47 +0000

President Duterte has issued Executive Order No. 94 granting P2,000 monthly financial support to members of the Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit. The financial assistance given to each qualified member of CAFGU Active Auxiliary unit is effective July 1 this year. The order, signed on Nov. 8, covers duly appointed members of the CAA units […]

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‘Ramon’ threatens Isabela, Cagayan

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:15:36 +0000

Tropical storm “Ramon” (international name “Kalmaegi”) slightly moved north-northwest yesterday and may make landfall over northern Isabela or Cagayan Sunday, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration. Ramon has moved closer to the country and was estimated at 500 kilometers east of Baler, Aurora as of 4 p.m. yesterday. It has maintained […]

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Farmer gunned down in Cavite

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:11:10 +0000

CAMP GEN. PANTALEON GARCIA, Imus City, Cavite – A farmer was gunned down in a pineapple plantation in Rodeo Hills Subdivision, Barangay Buck Estate, Alfonso, this province, Wednesday. The Cavite Police Provincial Office identified the victim as Senando Villela Hernandez, also the plantation caretaker. Initial police investigation showed that four gunshots were heard as Hernandez […]

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