Russia has first human case of H5N8 avian flu

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Sun, 21 Feb 2021 16:16:24 +0000

Russia on Saturday said its scientists had detected the world’s first case of transmission of the H5N8 strain of avian flu from birds to humans and had alerted the World Health Organization (WHO). In televised remarks, the head of Russia’s health watchdog Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova, said scientists at the Vektor laboratory had isolated the strain’s […]

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A Better Routeplanner Adds Aptera

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 17:24:18 +0000

In a number of articles, I’ve been using A Better Routeplanner to simulate what an Aptera and other future 1,000-mile EVs would be able to do. I’ve done routes like London-Moscow-Beijing, the Pan Am Highway, and even a foolhardy and time-consuming African crossing. I did the best I could by modifying a car like the […]

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The Upcoming Aptera (& Other Future 1,000-Mile EVs) Can Do London-Moscow-Beijing

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 03 Feb 2021 04:11:38 +0000

Now that readers helped me find data on China’s DC Fast Charging (DCFC) infrastructure, I’m ready to see if a vehicle like the Aptera could drive across all of Eurasia.

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First Turbine Module Delivered for Turkish Nuclear Plant

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 16:45:22 +0000

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Arabelle Steam Turbine - GE

Turkey’s first nuclear power plant reached a milestone with delivery of the first steam turbine module for the project, four months ahead of schedule. GE Steam Power, which is supplying all the major equipment for the plant’s four turbine islands, on Jan. 12 announced it had delivered the module to Atomenergomash, an engineering company and […]

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This Interactive Chart Shows Changes in the World’s Top 10 Emitters

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Tue, 15 Dec 2020 20:21:50 +0000

So far, more than 189 countries ratified or otherwise joined the Paris Climate Agreement, representing more than 81% of global greenhouse gas emissions and 93% once the United States rejoins. Additionally, 19 countries — including United States, Japan, Canada, Germany and Mexico — also developed long-term plans to decarbonize their economies

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NOAA’s 15th Arctic Report Card: Sea Ice Loss & Extreme Wildfires Mark Another Year of Arctic Change

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 09 Dec 2020 04:50:15 +0000

The Arctic Report Card is an annual compilation of original, peer-reviewed environmental observations and analyses of a region undergoing rapid and dramatic alterations to weather, climate, oceanic, and land conditions

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POWER Digest [December 2020]

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 05:09:00 +0000

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Norwegian Group Buying Vietnam Wind Farm. Norway’s SN Power AS in November agreed to purchase 100% of the shares in the 39.4-MW Dam Nai Wind Power project in Vietnam from Mekong Wind Pte. Ltd., a group owned

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POWER Digest [December 2020]

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 05:09:00 +0000

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Norwegian Group Buying Vietnam Wind Farm. Norway’s SN Power AS in November agreed to purchase 100% of the shares in the 39.4-MW Dam Nai Wind Power project in Vietnam from Mekong Wind Pte. Ltd., a group owned

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