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Snapshot of energy storage in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Caribbean is in the midst of a dramatic energy transformation. Region wide, countries are rapidly transitioning from fuel oil and hydroelectricity as the main power sources to a more diverse energy mix, including natural gas, solar and wind. 1,854 more words

Energy Storage

Android Go review—Google’s scattershot attempt at a low-end Android OS

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Here in the US and other developed countries, the smartphone and Internet markets are more or less saturated—most people are online and swiping away at their smartphones. 1,460 more words

Technology

Sunken Barge Located in the Ohio River

A runaway barge that went missing after sinking near Cairo, Illinois has been located near mile marker 964 on the Ohio River on Thursday.The barge carrying pig iron is one of six that broke free from a towing vessel near mile marker 964 on Wednesday. 9 more words

Shell Active in Mideast, Russia Crude Liftings

Oil major buys various grades from Qatar, UAE, Russia; re-sells Qatar Marine and Sokol. Royal Dutch Shell has snapped up more than 8 million barrels of Middle East and Russian crude oil loading in June and resold some cargoes at higher premiums as it profits from robust demand in Asia… 9 more words

Sulphur Scrubbers "No Silver Bullet" for Shipping -Wartsila

Global shipping fleet must cut sulphur emissions by 2020. Wartsila received record orders for sulphur scrubbers last year. Shipping industry hopes that so-called sulphur scrubbers are a quick-fix solution to compliance with drastic emissions reduction demanded by 2020 are somewhat misguided… 9 more words

Panama Canal LNG Volume Soars as Global Demand Grows

The Panama Canal may carry five times as much liquefied natural gas (LNG) in 2020 as it did last year as production of the fuel expands in the United States and Asian import demand rises, the head of the canal’s governing agency told Reuters.LNG… 9 more words