Thanks to Asia, Coal Is Still King Worldwide

Credit to Author: Mary Hutzler| Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 16:35:06 +0000

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Despite the U.S. and Europe shuttering coal-fired power plants, coal remains a major fuel in global energy systems. In 2018, global coal demand rebounded and grew by 1.4% due to increased consumption in Asia, where coal consumption increased by 2.5%. This increased consumption was mainly from power generation, which reached an all-time high, increasing 3% […]

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Tips to cross the Canada-U.S. border for immigration

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 18 May 2020 07:00:50 +0000

U.S. citizens and foreign nationals in the U.S. have options to immigrate to Canada even during the coronavirus pandemic. Canada is still processing permanent and temporary immigration applications. For U.S. nationals, and visa holders, this means it is still possible to come to Canada to work, or reunite with family. Rules for travelling to Canada […]

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Solving Issues of Power Deliverability for Offshore Wind Generation

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 +0000

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Offshore wind generation could be a game-changer for U.S. generation—tremendous size, scalability, high capacity factors, zero-carbon, zero-cost fuel, and a proven track record in the UK and Europe. The

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Canada SMR Initiative Adds New Brunswick Project

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 24 Apr 2020 18:12:58 +0000

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Moltex Energy, a privately held nuclear power development company headquartered in the UK with an office in New Brunswick, Canada, has entered into a collaboration agreement with Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) to support Moltex’s nuclear fuel development program for its Stable Salt Reactor (SSR), among the latest technology advancements for small modular reactors (SMRs). The […]

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Coronavirus: While U.S. bans immigrants, Canada welcomes them

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2020 20:09:50 +0000

America’s temporary ban on immigration is set to come into effect later today, according to a Tweet by President Donald Trump. Trump is expected to sign an Executive Order which will stop immigration to the U.S. for 60 days. Trump’s immigration ban is being criticized for having less to do with stopping the spread of […]

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Trump to suspend immigration to U.S.; Canada remains open

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 17:04:26 +0000

President Donald Trump has announced that he will sign an Executive Order to temporarily suspend U.S. immigration as early as Wednesday April 22, citing coronavirus concerns. The president first made the announcement via Twitter on Monday night. On Tuesday evening, during his daily coronavirus briefing at the White House, president Trump said that his administration […]

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Trump to suspend immigration to U.S.

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 17:04:26 +0000

President Donald Trump tweeted that he will sign an Executive Order to temporarily suspend U.S. immigration, citing coronavirus concerns. News reports and critics flooded the internet since the tweet was posted Monday night, but no official details have been released. “In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to […]

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The POWER Interview: Keeping the Flame for Natural Gas

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:54:24 +0000

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The crash in global oil prices, though a challenge for cash-strapped drillers and U.S. exploration and production (E&P) companies, may provide an opportunity to move natural gas prices higher. Analysts in recent days have said higher gas prices could come as soon as next winter—some predict prices could more than double from recent lows of […]

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Canada winning race for talent: U.S. presidential campaigns overlooking foreign workers, students

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 14:49:11 +0000

On immigration policy in the U.S., the two frontrunners in the Democratic race have had a lot to say on how to undo Trump administration policies affecting migrants and undocumented immigrants. However, they have not focused a lot of their campaigning efforts addressing the area of economic immigration where Canada appears to be winning. As […]

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Vestas, Siemens Gamesa, GE Top Wind Turbine Growth

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 22:35:33 +0000

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An energy and finance research group on Feb. 18 said Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy’s (SGRE’s) offshore wind installations make it far and away the market leader in that category, while Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas continues to lead the onshore and overall wind turbine market. The report published Tuesday from BloombergNEF (BNEF) said Vestas took […]

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