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Is The U.S. National Power Grid Ready For Electric Vehicles?

Oil Price 20 Oct 2021
While electric vehicles are undoubtedly the future, the question of whether or not our power grid is also ...
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RPT-India aluminium producers draw costly power from grid

Business Line 20 Oct 2021
India’s aluminium producers are drawing expensive power from the national grid and adding to pressure on utilities with low coal stock, the Aluminium Association of India (AAI) told Reuters on Tuesday, as State-run Coal India has curbed supplies ... met through the national grid.
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The world needs nuclear energy plants

Asiatimes 20 Oct 2021
We are talking of grids comprising renewables and nuclear power and whatever fossil-fuel power plants are chosen to remain ... Interconnections of national and regional grids to provide an answer to fluctuating local power can be increased, but the issue here is the scale of such interconnections, their cost and their vulnerabilities.
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China asks power grid firms to maximise purchases from renewable projects

Reuters 20 Oct 2021
Grid firms should prioritise renewable power among other sources when purchasing electricity, the ...
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Mexico touts renewables, while blocking solar, wind projects

The Associated Press 20 Oct 2021
López Obrador submitted a bill earlier this month that would cancel contracts under which 34 private plants sell power into the national grid ... It puts private natural gas plants almost last in line — ahead of only government coal-fired plants — for rights to sell electricity into the grid, despite the fact they produce power about 24% more cheaply.
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U.S. congressmen complain about Mexico energy changes

Midland Daily News 20 Oct 2021
López Obrador submitted a bill earlier this month that would cancel contracts under which 34 private plants sell power into the national grid ... It puts private natural gas plants almost last in line — ahead of only government coal-fired plants — for rights to sell electricity into the grid, despite the fact they produce power about 24% more cheaply.
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Edra wins bid to build 600MW power plant in Bangladesh

Malaysian National News Agency 20 Oct 2021
... plant was awarded by Bangladesh Cabinet Committee on Government Purchase (CCGP) recently to supply electricity to the national grid, according to Bangladesh’s Daily Sun newspaper.
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U.S. congressmen apply pressure on Mexico new energy reform

Petroleum World 20 Oct 2021
López Obrador submitted a bill earlier this month that would cancel contracts under which 34 private plants sell power into the national grid ... coal-fired plants — for rights to sell electricity into the grid, despite the fact they produce power about 24% more cheaply.
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More Than A Dozen Texas Congressmen Complain About Mexico Energy Changes

CBS Sports 20 Oct 2021
López Obrador submitted a bill earlier this month that would cancel contracts under which 34 private plants sell power into the national grid ... It puts private natural gas plants almost last in line — ahead of only government coal-fired plants — for rights to sell electricity into the grid, despite the fact they produce power about 24% more cheaply.
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China’s commodity prices tumble after planner mulls coal intervention

Mining Dot Com 20 Oct 2021
The German regulator cut federal power and gas grid earnings to help lower costs for consumers ... Some major coal producers have promised to cap thermal coal prices this winter and next spring, while China’s energy administration urged power grid firms to maximise purchases of electricity from renewable sources.
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China's commodity prices tumble after planner mulls coal intervention

Reuters 20 Oct 2021
The German regulator cut federal power and gas grid earnings to help lower costs for consumers ... Some major coal producers have promised to cap thermal coal prices this winter and next spring, while China's energy administration urged power grid firms to maximise purchases of electricity from renewable sources.
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The Conservatives’ net-zero strategy would doom the planet to climate chaos

New Statesman 20 Oct 2021
Even solar power, of which ... Nationalising the National Grid and the big six distributors is a no-brainer; indeed, to ensure a public stake in the carbon capture and storage industry, investment in load-balancing batteries and new nuclear power stations, it is the only solution.
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Thermal power to dominate renewables in the Czech Republic till 2030

Power Technology 20 Oct 2021
Thermal power will continue to dominate in the Czech Republic until 2030, which will slow down the growth of renewables in the country ... This is because the Czech Republic lies between the eastern and western nations of Europe and therefore its grid may become a conduit for power imports and exports between other countries.
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A new home in Medford is one less worry for Marine Corps vet

Newsday 20 Oct 2021
For the past two years Vincent Ross lived in Long Island hotels, often unsure about where he would spend the next night ... They didn’t just say it. They meant it ... The foreclosed houses were demolished and construction crews from the United Way built the new homes, with heat from geothermal power provided by National Grid ....
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Indian stocks subdued as metal stocks weigh on easing supply worries

Reuters 20 Oct 2021
The NSE Nifty 50 index (.NSEI) fell 0.2% at 18,386, while the S&P BSE Sensex (.BSESN) was flat at 61,698.40 by 0520 GMT ... read more ... India's aluminium producers are drawing expensive power from the national grid, adding to pressure on utilities with low coal stocks as state-run Coal India (COAL.NS) curbs supplies, Reuters reported read more.
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