Showing posts with label electricity. Show all posts
Showing posts with label electricity. Show all posts

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Egypt would suffer most if Ethiopian Dam concerns are not met

Cairo is the main party that could be affected by the construction of Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD) if Egypt's concerns are not taken into consideration, Egypt’s foreign minister Sameh Shoukry told his Ethiopian counterpart, Workneh Gebeyehu, Saturday on the sidelines of African Union preparatory meetings.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Russia steps in after Ukraine cuts off power to Luhansk

Russia has pledged to supply electricity to separatist-controlled areas in eastern Ukraine after the Kiev-based Ukrainian government cut off power due to unpaid bills.

Ukraine Cuts Power Supply to Separatist Region, Blaming Unpaid Debts

Ukraine's national power company said on Tuesday it had cut electricity to parts of an eastern region controlled by separatists because they had run up large debts.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Ukrainian paramilitary supported by army attacked rebels in East – Peskov, citing Kremlin data

The latest escalation of violence in eastern Ukraine was caused by an attack from Ukrainian paramilitary units, the Kremlin said, citing its own data and rejecting accusations by Kiev, which said Russia is responsible for it.

Monday, August 15, 2016

Taliban "Fighters" Capture Northern Afghan District

The Taliban captured a key district in northern Afghanistan while the insurgent group kept national security forces under pressure in their bid to move closer to a provincial capital in the volatile south, officials confirmed on Monday.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Venezuelan president acts against "systematic aggression"

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro denounced on Tuesday what he called a plan of "systematic aggression" from within and abroad against his government.

Venezuela lawmakers reject Maduro's emergency decree

Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly on Tuesday rejected the state of emergency decreed by President Nicolas Maduro, deepening the crisis in the oil-rich South American country.

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Nueva puñalada por la espalda de Turquía a Rusia

Turquía "ha vuelto a apuñalar por la espalda" a Rusia, ha dicho el alcalde de la ciudad crimea de Sebastopol, Serguéi Meniáilo, en una entrevista concedida a la emisora RSN.

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Christmas lights in US use more energy than entire countries use in a year

American household Christmas lights, a favorite holiday tradition, use up more electricity than some poorer countries -- such as El Salvador or Ethiopia -- do in a year.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Sevastopol governor: Crimea to leave Ukraine’s trade boycott unnoticed

Crimea will experience no shortage of goods or services however hard Ukraine might be trying to boycott local retailers, because the peninsula has already shifted to supplies from its own providers or goods manufactured in mainland Russia, the governor of Sevastopol, a city and naval base in Crimea enjoying the status of Russia’s constituent region in its own right, Sergey Menyailo, told a Russian radio station.

Ukraine To Suspend Trade With Crimea

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says Kyiv will suspend trade with Russian-occupied Crimea in one month.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Russia confirms access to electricity in whole Crimea

Power supply has been resumed in the whole region of Crimea after a week-long electricity blackout in the peninsula, the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry said Sunday.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Blackout Hits Crimea After Power Line Blasts, Russia Says

Russia says the Crimean Peninsula has been plunged into darkness, following reports of explosions at four main power lines supplying electricity from Ukraine to the disputed territory.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Aleppo’s Armenian Neighborhoods Receives Water

ALEPPO, Syria—The Armenian neighborhoods of the city began receiving water on Wednesday afternoon, according to an Arevelk source in the city.

Monday, November 2, 2015

El Niño castiga con sequía a Venezuela y puede ser el peor en décadas

El fenómeno El Niño, que está causando daños en toda América del Sur y castiga con sequía la mitad norte de Venezuela, puede ser el más fuerte y prolongado desde finales del siglo XX, afirmó a Sputnik Nóvosti el experto Juan Carlos Centeno.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

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