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Britain’s National Grid plans to test hydrogen heating for homes - Reuters UK

Britain’s National Grid is planning a 10 million pound ($13 million) project in the north west of England to test how hydrogen could be used to heat homes and bring down greenhouse gas emissions from industry, it said on Wednesday.

national grid - Reuters
4:25pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Britain’s National Grid plans to test hydrogen heating for homes - Reuters.com

Britain’s National Grid is planning a 10 million pound ($13 million) project in the north west of England to test how hydrogen could be used to heat homes and bring down greenhouse gas emissions from industry, it said on Wednesday.

national grid - Reuters
4:02pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Britain's National Grid plans to test hydrogen heating for homes - Reuters Africa

Britain’s National Grid is planning a 10 million pound ($13 million) project in the north west of England to test how hydrogen could be used to heat homes and bring down greenhouse gas emissions from industry, it said on Wednesday.

national grid - Reuters
4:02pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Italy's TIM postpones decision over network stake sale at government request - Reuters UK

Telecom Italia (TIM) has postponed to Aug. 31 a decision on the sale of a minority stake in its last-mile grid to U.S. investment firm KKR on a government request to negotiate a deal with rival Open Fiber.

national grid - Reuters
2:03pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

KKR extends bid for stake in Italy's TIM network on government request: sources - Reuters

U.S. investment firm KKR has agreed to extend its binding offer for a minority stake in Telecom Italia's secondary grid until end-August at the request of the Italian government, two sources close to the matter said on Tuesday.

national grid - Reuters
12:22pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

The most remote vacation rentals in the US

  • Post-pandemic, social distancing is the new measure of luxury, and private vacation rentals offer travelers splendid isolation.
  • We looked for the most remote, isolated escapes across the US on vacation rental sites such as Airbnb, TurnKey, a…

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    10:33am PDT - August 4th, 2020

German oil refinery to build 30 MW hydrogen electrolysis plant - Reuters

Companies involved in a hydrogen project at the Heide oil refinery near Hamburg said on Monday they would build a 30 megawatts (MW) electrolysis plant as a first step towards developing commercial-scale carbon-free energy.

national grid - Reuters
4:29am PDT - August 3rd, 2020

German oil refinery to build 30 MW hydrogen electrolysis plant - Reuters Africa

Companies involved in a hydrogen project at the Heide oil refinery near Hamburg said on Monday they would build a 30 megawatts (MW) electrolysis plant as a first step towards developing commercial-scale carbon-free energy.

national grid - Reuters
4:09am PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Formula One schedules time for drivers' anti-racism gesture - Reuters India

Formula One has made sure drivers can show support for an 'End Racism' campaign without being rushed before the start of Sunday's British Grand Prix.

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8:02pm PDT - August 1st, 2020

Formula One schedules time for drivers' anti-racism gesture - Reuters

Formula One has made sure drivers can show support for an 'End Racism' campaign without being rushed before the start of Sunday's British Grand Prix.

national grid - Reuters
2:12pm PDT - August 1st, 2020

Formula One schedules time for drivers' anti-racism gesture - Reuters Canada

Formula One has made sure drivers can show support for an 'End Racism' campaign without being rushed before the start of Sunday's British Grand Prix.

national grid - Reuters
2:12pm PDT - August 1st, 2020

Why vehicle-to-grid charging could be the cheapest way to secure renewable energy

The UK electricity system is undergoing significant and rapid change. It has the world’s largest installed capacity of offshore wind, has effectively stopped generating electricity from coal, and has recorded a 20% drop in demand since the start of the COVID-…

national grid - The Next Web
10:00am PDT - August 1st, 2020

Exclusive: Italy working to create single broadband champion independent of TIM - source - Reuters India

Italy's government is studying a plan to create a single ultra-fast broadband network that could initially be majority-owned by phone incumbent Telecom Italia (TIM) but would grant equal access to all market players, a person close to the matter told Reuters.

national grid - Reuters
7:19pm PDT - July 27th, 2020

Microsoft used hydrogen fuel cells to power a data center for two days straight

Microsoft announced Monday that hydrogen fuel cells powered a row of its datacenter servers for 48 consecutive hours, bringing the company one step closer toward its goal of becoming “carbon negative” by 2030. Microsoft is exploring how the clean technology c…

national grid - Engadget
3:33pm PDT - July 27th, 2020

EXCLUSIVE-Italy working to create single broadband champion independent of TIM -source - Reuters

Italy's government is studying a plan to create a single ultra-fast broadband network that could initially be majority-owned by phone incumbent Telecom Italia (TIM) but would grant equal access to all market players, a person close to the matter told Reuters.

national grid - Reuters
11:47am PDT - July 27th, 2020

‘We Don’t Usually Have Light When the Classes Are On’ – How Coronavirus Made Nigeria's Education Gap Worse

Forty-seven percent of Nigerians do not have access to grid electricity.

national grid - Vice News
8:37am PDT - July 27th, 2020

UK needs hydrogen, carbon capture to meet net zero goal, National Grid says - Reuters

Britain's goal of achieving net zero emissions by mid-century is achievable but immediate action is needed across a range of technologies including carbon capture and storage (CCS), electricity grid operator National Grid said.

national grid - Reuters
1:56am PDT - July 27th, 2020

The best comforters for when it's hot, but you still need to be covered

Many adults have security blankets. They just come in the form of the absolute need to sleep under a comforter or a sheet, even on nights when it's hotter than the kitchen on Chopped.  The explanation is similar to the science behind weighted blankets: Blanke…

national grid - Mashable
2:00am PDT - July 25th, 2020

Libyans face painful power cuts as years of chaos hit grid - Reuters

Warfare has stopped - for now - in the Libyan capital, but long power blackouts caused by years of poor maintenance still cause misery in the scorching summer weather.

national grid - Reuters
3:13am PDT - July 24th, 2020

Libyans face painful power cuts as years of chaos hit grid - Reuters Africa

Warfare has stopped - for now - in the Libyan capital, but long power blackouts caused by years of poor maintenance still cause misery in the scorching summer weather.

national grid - Reuters
3:01am PDT - July 24th, 2020

Green energy ratchets up power during coronavirus pandemic - Reuters

Renewable power has taken up a record share of global electricity production since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a Reuters review of data, suggesting a transition away from polluting fossil fuels could be accelerated in the coming years.

national grid - Reuters
1:47am PDT - July 22nd, 2020

NASCAR Announces Remainder of 2020 Events Won't Have Practice, Qualifying Runs

NASCAR will not hold practice or qualifying runs for the remainder of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic...

national grid - Bleacher Report
2:21pm PDT - July 21st, 2020

Kibbo wants to remake the trailer park so #vanlife can be a life and not a lifestyle

Colin O’Donnell was already rethinking the notion of what makes cities and communities function even before the COVID-19 epidemic swept through the U.S. and revealed some of the cracks in centuries-old structures of urban life. O’Donnell was part of the early…

national grid - TechCrunch
10:01am PDT - July 20th, 2020

China cos made inroads into power sector since '16

The government move to keep Chinese companies out of power transmission and distribution (T&D) projects couldn’t have come any sooner. Industry data shows Chinese companies have been making steady inroads into the strategic sector, winning contracts for insta…

national grid - The Times of India
11:31am PDT - July 18th, 2020

Why experts say US residents may face more blackouts as COVID lingers

Experts say that stay-at-home orders are taxing residential electrical grids amid the coronavirus pandemic.

national grid - ABC News
6:09am PDT - July 18th, 2020