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Downtown Toronto Suffers Power Outage, Disrupts Banks, Cafes

Voa News 12 Aug 2022
Hydro One, Ontario's biggest electricity distribution company, said in a tweet it was investigating reports that a barge carrying a crane came into contact with high-voltage transmission lines and it was trying to reroute power to Toronto Hydro, which distributes electricity in downtown Toronto.

Take Five: Retailer round-up, UK economy woes and Europe’s power problems

FX Empire 12 Aug 2022
Power problems will continue to plague Europe, while the central bank spotlight falls on New Zealand ... Along the German stretch of the Rhine, barges can only sail with partial loads of coal, threatening output at power plants.

A changing climate is bad news for a continent that doesn’t like change

Economist 11 Aug 2022
In medieval times the town on the bank of the Rhine began making money from charging barges navigating between the Netherlands and Switzerland ... The power crunch in Europe’s largest economy could be remedied by burning coal—if only barges carrying the stuff could navigate down the Rhine.

Hydro One investigating crane as source of downtown Toronto power outage

Canoe 11 Aug 2022
Hydro One says a crane incident in the Port Lands area of downtown Toronto could be the cause of a major power outage that zapped electricity to roughly 10,000 Toronto Hydro customers Thursday afternoon ... Hydro One investigating crane as source of downtown Toronto power outage Back to video ... Some businesses were running on emergency power.

Independence day 2022: Kapil Dev, the man who instilled belief in India, relive 1983

India TV 10 Aug 2022
In a dramatic turnaround, just before the 1983 World Cup, the Board of Control for Cricket in India decided to hand over the reins of the Indian team to a young Kapil Dev who was known for his lightning-fast bowling and power-packed hitting. Image Source . GETTY IMAGESCrowd barges in after India clinch their maiden World Cup trophy ... ....

Michelle Kaufman: Serena Williams plans to retire soon to focus on family, so enjoy her ...

Eagle-Tribune 10 Aug 2022
We knew this day was coming. We knew Serena Williams couldn’t play tennis forever, although her fans hoped she somehow would because Serena at any age is more entertaining than most athletes could ever dream of being ... Open ... Venus barged into pro tennis in 1994 as a lanky, powerful 14-year-old with beads in her hair and dropped jaws all over the world.

Rio Ferdinand tells Erik ten Hag to drop McFred and play Manchester United defender in ...

Metro UK 09 Aug 2022
The United legend was not impressed with the midfield duo (Pictures. Getty / Vibe with Five) ... Martinez also struggled to contain the power and physicality of Danny Welbeck and was fortunate not to concede a penalty when he barged the forward over inside the box ... ‘In my midfield, I’m going to play Martinez as the holding midfielder and take Fred out.

End of Monsoon Session: Notes from a Parliament reporter’s diary

Indian Express 09 Aug 2022
“If breaking up political parties is the only way to form a coalition that stays in power, then I do not want to touch such a coalition with a barge pole” ... But this Parliament also witnessed the BJP, stunned after losing power in 2004, seemingly in denial about the Congress-led UPA’s rise to power.

German, French 2023 quarterly power contracts set highs in nervous market

Reuters 08 Aug 2022
German Q2, 2023, Q3, 2023 and French Q3, 2023 at recordsWeather, gas and French nuclear factors citedHot weather curbs cooling water, hampers barge loads ... The weather has also curbed river levels, hampering the transport of coal to power plants as barges cannot sail fully-laden.

German electricity prices hit record high as heatwave curbs power generation

Sott 06 Aug 2022
... country's largest utility, warned lower river Rhine levels made it more challenging to receive coal shipments via barges to fuel coal-fired power plants.

27 get life sentence over 2018 Kachanatham triple murder

Hindustan Times 05 Aug 2022
The accused had cut off the power supply in the area, barged into ...

Rep. McMorris Rodgers readies for town hall, fights dam breaching

Sunnyside Daily Sun 05 Aug 2022
Letters were sent to the White House Council on Environmental Quality, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Bonneville Power Administration and Department of Energy ... It said breaching the dams would require a massive investment to replace the barging system with rail and trucking.

European energy customers should shoulder high costs to encourage consumption changes, IMF says

Business Insider 04 Aug 2022
Machines unload coal from a barge destined for the coal-fired Kraftwerk Mehrum power station near Peine, Germany. Sean Gallup/Getty Images European governments should consider only targeted efforts to aid households dealing with soaring energy costs, said the IMF ... It keeps global energy demand and prices higher than they would otherwise be." ... ....

France to cut nuclear power as rivers fail to cool plants

Business Day 03 Aug 2022
Europe’s biggest producer of atomic energy, usually a net exporter of power for most of the year, is importing now ... The French utility said late on Tuesday that power stations on the Rhone and Garonne rivers will likely produce less electricity in the coming days, but there will be a minimum level of output to keep the grid stable.

Torture during long march: PTI to take action against officers for ‘abuse of power’

Dawn 30 Jul 2022
Mr Mahmood said disciplinary action would be taken against the government officers, who acted beyond their powers to stop May 25 long march. He said barging in the houses and torturing the residents was illegal ... have not gone beyond their powers to “appease their PML-N bosses”.

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