Monthly Archives: March 2016

Climate change could wreak havoc on more than half the_world’s power plants. _ new republic

In a study released today in the journal Nature Climate Change, researchers found that over 60 percent of hydropower and over 80 percent of thermoelectric power plants would likely be threatened as early as midcentury as climate change makes fresh

Residents accuse gas pipeline surveyors of trespassing – news – standard speaker

Residents of two Carbon County townships are alleging a company looking to build a gas pipeline to deliver Marcellus Shale gas to the Philadelphia area are surveying on their Poconos properties without permission. The company building the pipeline, PennEast, says

Qbullet_ india lauds pakistan_s action, pdp reconsiders bjp pact – thequint

The recently deceased Mufti Mohammad Sayeed with his daughter and PDP President Mehbooba Mufti. (Photo: Reuters) India | 10 min read QBullet: India Lauds Pakistan’s Action, PDP Reconsiders BJP Pact Indian intelligence is expected to co-operate with their Pakistani counterparts.

Water lawsuit draws high-powered attorneys, hits ratepayers_ pocketbooks

Carly Fiorina has dwindled to near irrelevance in the Republican primary field, as illustrated by her demotion to the undercard debate. (1) Long before it’ll even be heard by the U. S. Supreme Court, a pivotal $615 million water-rights lawsuit

Seven standout moments from the gop debate

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Borislava Hristova had 13 of her 21 points in the second half and Washington State beat No. 25 Southern California 73-… Republican presidential candidates, from left, John Kasich, Carly Fiorina, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Donald Trump,

Ihs_ economics, productivity make permian ripe for consolidation _ 2016-01-07 _ natural gas intelligence

The Permian Basin’s maturation as an unconventional liquids play has made it a premium spot for producers — particularly since oil prices have been crushed and are expected to remain so for a while. Now, consolidation of assets and players

Isis and oil prices_ how syrian civil war is affected by energy market – fortune

After the terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, the presidential race has shifted its focus, understandably, from the economy to terrorism and international relations. But given how the the geopolitical dynamics in the Middle East are so dependent on

Saudi arabia_ can the country adapt to cheap oil_ – bbc news

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Infrastructure projects such as new metro lines may be affected by record low oil prices Events of the last week in Saudi Arabia might not seem indicative of a government on the path to

David bowie’s response to his first american fan letter is a glimpse at the man behind the mask. _ new republic

David Bowie’s response to his first American fan letter is a glimpse at the man behind the mask. | New Republic Before he wholly became the persona known as Bowie, himself a shape-shifter who inhabited a long line of different

Tort reform effort up in the air with john bel edwards as governor _ the advocate — baton rouge, louisiana

Before this fall’s elections, business leaders were poised to push a package of bills that would limit access to Louisiana courts and thereby choke off the civil lawsuits they say are frivolous and discourage companies from expanding and hiring more

Top initiatives of last year that will shape india 2016 _ the financial express

The year 2015 will be remembered by infrastructure aficionados as the one when the NDA government unleashed a slew of initiatives that were directed at changing the landscape and ushering in a much-awaited revival. Here are 15 thrusts of 2015

The oldest living christmas tree _ news blog _ the journal

click to enlarge Humboldt Historical Society The giant Founder’s Tree became a symbol of something much larger during World War II. Since the early 1980s, the Humboldt Redwoods Interpretive Association has been celebrating the winter holidays by lighting a Christmas

Sultanate’s natural gas consumption jumps 5_oman – zawya

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Stocks to watch in 2016

Six stocks to watch in 2016 have been selected by Ian Forrest, investment research analyst at The Share Centre. They are: WPP “Advertising industry giant, WPP, is widely regarded as a global economic barometer. The company offers a wide range