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Riot police arrest an anti-government protester during a demonstration aimed to prevent the lawmakers from reaching the parliament building to attend the 2020 budget discussion session in downtown Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020.

Lebanon electricity crisis: ‘Disaster in the making’

Al Jazeera 11 Jun 2021
Those who can afford it pay private generator suppliers for an extra power boost ... Most recently, Turkey’s Karpower shut down two floating power barges – which provided a quarter of the country’s electricity – due to payment arrears ... Not much of the plan went into effect, apart from bringing in two Turkish floating power barges.

Nasrallah says Hezbollah ready to turn to Iran to solve Lebanon energy woes

The National 10 Jun 2021
Lebanon’s power cuts will bring down internet, says Ogero head ... In May, the country lost a quarter of its power supply overnight after two energy-generating barges owned Turkish company Karpowership cut off their supplies over unpaid bills totalling more than $100 million.

Seacor Power is Structurally Compromised Salvors Report

The Maritime Executive 09 Jun 2021
The Seacor Power has rotated from its original position, while the salvors report cracking and separation of the hull from the superstructure ... The Donjon-SMIT salvage team is now outfitting a barge with a pump system that will allow the barge to be submerged and maneuvered under the larger sections of the Seacor Power.

Lebanon’s power cuts will bring down internet, says Ogero head

The National 08 Jun 2021
Sustained power-rationing will soon ... For decades, Lebanon has struggled with power cuts that increased after a Turkish company that runs power barges generating around a third of the country’s supply said in May it was ending operations due to unpaid bills and legal challenges.

5 power plants log over 100 days of forced outages

Manila Bulletin 07 Jun 2021
Power Barge 104 for 38.88 days; Agus 2 hydro unit 1 for 38.07 days; Agus 6 unit 2 for 39.70 days; Nasulo geothermal plant of Energy Development Corporation for 36.34 days; Unit 1 of Calaca plant for 22.04 days; unit 2 of GNPower Mariveles plant for 28.58 days; Southwest Luzon ...

Pesco seeks registration of case against MPA

The News International 07 Jun 2021
In a letter, a sub-divisional officer of Pesco said the MPA in question accompanied by around 20 people barged into a gridstation and forcibly switched off the commercial feeder in a bid to restore power supply to his constituency.

Regulator tags giant power firms as ‘brownout culprits’

Manila Bulletin 06 Jun 2021
modules 10, 30 and 40 Santa Rita, module 50 of San Lorenzo and module 70 San Gabriel plants of First Gen; Panay Power units 4 to 10 of Global Business Power; Kalayaan hydro unit 4 of CBK Power; Power Barge 104 units 2 and 4 as well as Panay diesel power plant of SPC Power; and ...

Cyclone Takaute: ONGC suspends 3 executive directors amid probe over Sunken Barge P-305 in which ...

India TV 04 Jun 2021
Barge P-305 sank off the Mumbai coast on May 16 as the powerful cyclone intensified and passed through the Mumbai coast towards Gujarat. A total of 274 crew members were reported missing on May 17, which included 261 from the barge and 13 from tug Varprada.

Owner ‘reclaims’ land, 500-bed O2 centre runs out of support

The Times of India 04 Jun 2021
On Thursday morning, Hemkunt volunteers said 15-20 men from the company barged into the centre and started pulling down the tents ... Around 8am on Thursday, 15-20 men barged in and pulled down our entire setup. They disconnected the power supply and said they needed the plot back for ...

Mark Woods: Hard part is making renderings become reality

The Florida Times Union 04 Jun 2021
We’ve had renderings of skyscrapers, space needles, aquariums, Ferris wheels, parks, convention centers, hotels, retired Navy ships, more parks, gondolas, marinas, museums, piers, party barges, parking lot developments and, once upon a time, even a floating nuclear power plant off the coast. I didn’t say all the ideas were good ... More.

Powerships Market: COVID-19 Focused Report|Evolving Opportunities with ABB Ltd. and GAS Entec Co. Ltd.|Technavio

The Record 03 Jun 2021
NEW YORK, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The powerships market is expected to grow by 7.38 Gigawatts during 2021-2025, according to Technavio ... � ... Major Three Powerships Market Participants.. ABB Ltd. ABB Ltd ... Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor AS offers a proven power barge design based on its vast experience in engine-based power plants ... Ltd.

Order Placed for Hydogen Fuel Cell Powered Inland Barge

The Maritime Executive 02 Jun 2021
To be built by Concordia Damen for the Dutch shipping company Lenten Scheepvaart, it is part of an innovative project that seeks to develop a new generation of zero-emission inland shipping and spur the broader development of hydrogen power for shipping.

Lebanon in one of worst global crises since 1850, says World Bank

The Irish Times 02 Jun 2021
Emigration threat ... Power outages have increased since two Turkish floating barges furnishing a quarter of Lebanon’s electricity shut down operations due to arrears of more than $100 million. As Beirut cannot afford fuel for its power plants, caretaker energy minister Raymond Ghajar warns Lebanon could be without electricity by the end of June ... .

‘Worse day by day’: journalists speak out after Pakistani vlogger tortured

The Observer 02 Jun 2021
Mir may have been addressing journalists in Islamabad on Friday, but his words were not directed at them; they were a clear message to Pakistan’s all-powerful military establishment. Days before, attackers had barged into the home of YouTube journalist Asad Toor, whose videos are critical of the ruling elite.

Powerships Market Dynamic Demand, Growth, Strategies and Forecast 2028

The Sentinel Newspaper 01 Jun 2021
A powership or a power ship refers to a special purpose ship, which houses a power plant to serve as a source of power generation ... Unmotorised powerships, also known as power barges, refer to power plants set up on a deck barge. These ships are also sometimes known as “barge mounted power plants” or “floating power plants”.