Why Time Chose Angela Merkel as Person of the Year Instead of Donald Trump
Among a field that included Donald Trump and the leader of ISIS, Time surprised many this morning when it named German Chancellor Angela Merkel as its Person of the Year.
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Last year, renewable energy sources represented more than half the new power capacity around the world . While this is an important step toward achieving a clean energy future, successfully integrating this large amount of renewable generation into the current U.S. transmission system – in a safe and reliable manner – is currently a monumental challenge. The intermittent nature of both wind and solar challenges our ability to fully depend on these resources. As we see in Figure 1, not only is wind energy variable, but it can also defy forecasting – even “hour-ahead” forecasting.
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Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
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If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
Columbia Police Host National Night Out Kickoff Event
The National Night Out events, held on the first Tuesday in August, focus on safety and crime, drug and violence prevention.
How a Historically Warm February Affected Energy Prices: What to Know This Week
What You Need to Know About Energy Prices This Week With an average temperature of 41.2°F across the contiguous United States, last month ranked behind only February 1954 (41.4°F) as the second-warmest February since record keeping began in 1895, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
ATA president: Trump gives trucking an opportunity to do ‘amazing things’
At the Omnitracs Outlook user conference on Feb. 27, Chris Spear, president of the American Trucking Associations, described President Trump as “pretty much a freelancer” with an agenda that is goo…
Zimbabwe: Council Razes Vendors' Merchandise
NORTON Town Council police have burnt down clothes and market malls at Katanga flea market, destroying property worth more than $100,000 belonging to local vendors.