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‘Defunct’ JSERC waits for Jharkhand govt to fill up vacancies

The Times of India 19 Jun 2021
The JSERC is responsible for determining tariff for generation, transmission and distribution of electricity, regulating intra-state power transmission and power purchase, issuing licenses to companies seeking to generate, transmit and distribute power and promoting generation of electricity from renewable sources.
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Four huge power-plant upsets pushed Texas to brink of blackouts

The Polk County Standard Journal 19 Jun 2021
All told, generators across the second-largest U.S ... At the peak of the crisis, electricity equivalent to the normal use of almost 2.5 million households was missing from the grid — just when it was needed most ... That wasn’t the only existing hole in the state’s generation capacity as temperatures began to climb.
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Jaguar Land Rover eyes an FCEV Defender

Asiatimes 19 Jun 2021
Fuel cell electric vehicles generate electricity from hydrogen to power their electric motors, and Jaguar Land Rover considers them complementary to battery electric vehicles, the report said ... Toyota said in April that its electric vehicle strategy would include 70 new models by 2025, including hydrogen fuel cell models.
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Bitcoin fracking turns waste gas to digital gold in Bakken oil field

Missoulian 19 Jun 2021
Humming generators wire electricity to a handful of squat boxes that look like a cross between shipping containers and hot dog stands ... Bitcoin mining, however, has become an increasingly difficult endeavor as the digital currency’s popularity has grown, requiring special-purpose hardware and tremendous amounts of electricity to power it.
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Sichuan to Shutter Crypto Mining in Sweeping Crackdown

Caixin Online 19 Jun 2021
Many crypto mining industry sources said they expected greater room for the operations to survive in Sichuan as the water-rich province has largely relied on hydropower, meaning the activities have less impact on emissions in Sichuan compared with other regions where coal-fired generation is the main electricity source.
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Commentary: Water Has Greenhouse Gas Problems

The Centralia Chronicle 19 Jun 2021
In our zeal to quickly switch from gas-powered to battery-operated vehicles and to convert our power grid to wind and solar generated electricity, the impacts of CO2 released from rivers, lakes and streams has been ignored. President Joe Biden wants to transition America to renewable electricity by 2035 and have every car CO2 emission-free by 2050.
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Jack Grealish may not have all the answers but can we please find out

Yahoo Daily News 19 Jun 2021
> ... It is always tempting to see signs and flags ... By now, though, the game was set, that moment gone ... To pick Jack or not to pick Jack? An hour before kick-off the absence of Jack of the People from the starting XI had already generated its own electricity, with the words “Grealish”, “Jack Grealish” and Southgateout instant trends on social media ... 1 ... 2 ... .
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Visayan Electric cautions consumers: High generation rates for June-July billing period

Sun Star 18 Jun 2021
THE Visayan Electric Company is reminding customers to be mindful of electricity use because of high generation rates for the June-July billing period ... Generation charges, hotter months cause spike in electricity bills. https.//www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1893982/Cebu/Business/Generation-charges-hotter-months-cause-spike-in-electricity-bills.
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Higher electricity bills expected in Metro Cebu

Sun Star 18 Jun 2021
on Friday, June 18, 2021, warned its customers that electricity bills for the June-July billing period will be higher because of an increase in generation rates ... A study that the organization conducted later alleged that Visayan Electric procures more than 50 percent of its total requirement from generation firms that are also under Aboitiz Power.
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2 more coal-fired power plants shutting down amid debate over Pritzker’s clean energy plan

Dispatch Argus 18 Jun 2021
Built by Commonwealth Edison in the 1960s, the Romeoville and Waukegan coal plants are among dozens nationwide that started generating electricity before Congress passed the 1970 Clean Air Act ... Even with the impending closure of the Romeoville and Waukegan coal plants, Illinois will continue to generate far more electricity than it uses.
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Environmental group urges TVA to be carbon free by 2030 with more renewables, energy efficiency and consumer solar

Times Free Press 18 Jun 2021
As power use grew in the Valley, hydroelectric dams were supplemented with coal, nuclear and natural gas plants and today TVA dams supply only about 10% of the electricity generated by TVA ... failed to deliver enough energy and millions of electricity users were left in the dark.
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Electric power industry

Press TV 18 Jun 2021
Electricity is fundamentally important to modern living ... Iran is the 14th largest producer and 17th largest consumer of electricity in the world ... Nuclear and non-hydro renewable power make up the remaining fuel sources used to generate electricity in Iran.
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Southern China’s power crunch starts to ease

Shenzhen Daily 18 Jun 2021
The NDRC had guided grid firms and provincial governments to adopt positive measures to ensure stable power system operations, including coordinating electricity transmission from other regions and increasing subsidies to coal and gas-fired power plants to encourage electricity generation, NDRC spokesperson Meng Wei said.
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Lake Oroville Expected To Fall So Low That A Hydro-Power Plant Will Shut Down For ...

CBS Sports 18 Jun 2021
The water in Lake Oroville — the state’s second largest reservoir — is pumped through underground facilities to generate electricity, which can power up to 800,000 homes when operating at full capacity ... As of 2018, hydro-power plants generated around 13% of the state’s electricity.
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A Northern California reservoir is expected to fall so low that a hydro-power plant will ...

East Bay Times 18 Jun 2021
The water in Lake Oroville — the state’s second largest reservoir — is pumped through underground facilities to generate electricity, which can power up to 800,000 homes when operating at full capacity ... As of 2018, hydro-power plants generated around 13% of the state’s electricity.
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