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Editorial l Solar plant is symbolic of Duke’s direction

Citrus County Chronicle 27 Jun 2022
Duke Energy, a power production giant once known for its prowess in building coal and nuclear electric generating plants, just opened a solar generating plant in Citrus County ... By 2024, Duke plans to have 5 million solar panels in Florida, generating 1,450 megawatts of electricity, which is enough to power about 170,000 homes.

May's warm weather sees gas demand drop 7%

RTE 27 Jun 2022
Today's reports shows that gas generated 53% of Ireland's electricity in May, an increase of 1% compared to April. Wind energy had one of its strongest Mays on record and generated 33% of all electricity in the State during the month ... less than 1% of electricity generation.

Warm weather leads to decline in gas usage during May

The Irish Times 27 Jun 2022
Gas generated 53 per cent of Ireland’s electricity in May – up 1 per cent compared to April. Wind energy had one of its strongest Mays on record – generating 33 per cent of all electricity in the State ... completely and contributed less than 1 per cent of electricity generation.

Corpses deteriorating at Ga-Rankuwa State mortuary as emergency generator fails repeatedly

Independent online (SA) 27 Jun 2022
Mokgethi said the generator was functional on February 23, when the facility “encountered electricity blackout”, and the issue was reported to Eskom ... “On March 5 in the evening, electricity went off and the back-up generator failed to start ... Currently, Gauteng DID officials are called on to start the generator manually if the electricity goes off.

LETTER: Social compact making progress on Eskom challenges

Business Day 27 Jun 2022
The purpose of the loosening of the licensing requirements was to remove obstacles and reduce the time for new generation capacity to become operational, thereby alleviating the electricity supply constraints, at least partially ... the already constrained electricity supply system.

Column: India’s electricity shortages ease as wind and hydro output rises

Reuters 27 Jun 2022
LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) - India’s electricity shortages have eased over the last six weeks as renewables generation has increased seasonally and relieved some of the pressure on coal-fired units short of fuel ... But low coal stocks compared with prior years mean electricity ...

Ameren Missouri plans to acquire its largest-ever solar facility to power thousands of homes

Longview News-Journal 27 Jun 2022
... related to renewable energy and Ameren Missouri's ability to use such credits; the cost of wind, solar, and other renewable generation and storage technologies; and our ability to obtain timely interconnection agreements with the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.

Prime Minister approves Afghan coal import in Pak rupee for low-cost power generation

Urdu Point 27 Jun 2022
Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Monday approved the import of super-critical quality coal from Afghanistan in Pakistani rupee instead of dollars to help generate low-cost electricity in the country ... instead of Dollars to help generate low-cost electricity in the country.

Maruti Suzuki bets on hybrids over electric vehicles in clean shift | Mint

Live Mint 27 Jun 2022
India’s largest automaker reckons that vehicles powered by hybrid technology, natural gas and biofuels present a better path toward a cleaner future than electric cars considering the nation generates about 75% of its electricity from dirty coal, Chairman R.C ... generation.".

Editorial: Gov. Newsom’s plan to prevent power outages has a big downside: fossil fuels

Finger Lakes Times 27 Jun 2022
A strategic electricity reliability reserve, included in Newsom’s May budget proposal, would spend billions of dollars over the next five years to put in place enough generating capacity to produce up to 5,000 megawatts of electricity in times of high demand.

Korean firm moves arbitration court against Pakistan

The News International 27 Jun 2022
However, the delivery point, which was not desired by NTDC, was constructed by a Korean company – Star Hydro Power Limited (SHPL) – caused an increase in the cost of project not reflected in the true-up of the electricity being generated by the Patrind Hydropower Project ... The project is generating electricity for Pakistan's National Grid.

Türkiye's daily power consumption down 10.4% on June 26

Anadolu Agency 27 Jun 2022
Daily electricity ... Electricity production from hydropower plants constituted 18.4% of total generation, while imported coal and lignite plants contributed 18.3% and 17.3%, respectively.

Lower energy bill plan for avoiding peak-time use

BBC News 27 Jun 2022
Households with smart meters could get discounts on electricity bills if they use less energy at peak times ... activities, such as cooking or charging electric cars, when demand is high ... The UK gets very little of its power from coal, but generates a lot of electricity from gas.

Sunflower Electric Corp. announces CEO search

Great Bend Tribune 27 Jun 2022
The focus of Sunflower’s 400+ workforce is to deliver its seven members with reliable energy at the lowest possible cost via a diverse fuel electric generation mix, including both traditional and renewable resources, and more than 2,400 miles of high-voltage transmission line.

Volta Inc. Appoints Yifan Tang as Chief Technology Officer

The Facts 27 Jun 2022
VLTA) an industry-leading electric vehicle ("EV") charging network powering vehicles and commerce, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Yifan Tang, an innovative engineering executive who has helped lead the development and commercialization of EV technologies, as Chief Technology Officer.

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