The production of electricity from natural gas in the United States in 2016 for the first time surpassed the production of electricity from coal. This is with reference to the materials of the International energy Agency (IEA) reports Rambler News Service.
The IEA says demand for coal in the past year has decreased worldwide. However, particularly strong — just 11 percent - decline in the use of a solid was observed in the United States.
The Agency also indicates that in 2016 renewable energy (including hydropower) provided more than half of global electricity demand, with hydropower accounted for half this share. The total increase in nuclear capacity in the world last year was the highest since 1993.
At the same time at the end of 2012, the International energy Agency predicted that in 2017 the share of coal in the global energy sector is almost equal to the oil.
In October 2013, the results of your research published the expert of the company Wood Mackenzie William Durbin (William Durbin). He argued that by 2020 coal will become the most consumed fuel in the world: its consumption will reach 4.5 billion tons of oil equivalent, while the share of oil is 4.4 billion tons. A major role in increasing the demand for coal, according to Durbin, will play China and India
Sheremetyevo airport will help Aeroflot to achieve a 5-star rating by the British research company Skytrax, the awards for airlines and airports which are considered to be the main prize in the airline industry. This is stated in the message received by the editors".ru".
The state Corporation "rostec" has denied recent media information about the termination of production of An-148 in Voronezh. It is reported by a national news service (NSN). "The information is untrue", — said the press service of "Rostec", commenting on the statement of an unnamed source.
Kazakhstan in may refused to allow its railroad innovative cars of foreign administrations. The formal reason for the ban was the unavailability of infrastructure. However, the source claims that the move was a response to the refusal of the Railways to allow its network 5.4 thousand innovative cars, purchased by Kazakhstan.
The President of the United States Donald trump demanded that he apologized for the allegations of collusion with Russia. This was the White house wrote in his Twitter. He also added that for the last four months Russia, "examined under a magnifying glass, but found no evidence."
The employee of the American police Kristen Hayman starring in BDSM porn the role of a dominatrix, offered to undergo a psychiatric examination, but she refused. Authorities learned about her past in late may. Six days before the end of the police Academy Hyman be dismissed from service.
Russian Railways will hold a joint campaign with the Ministry of health for the screening of passengers for HIV infection. Specially equipped cars latched on to trains to the regions with high incidence of HIV. Passengers will be able to donate blood and to consult with a specialist.