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https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/swedish-danish-metro-project-moves-beyond-dream-stage
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The mayors of Copenhagen and Malmö begin their push for a subway beneath the Øresund, contracts are let for Bangladesh's first metro, and the FTA makes grants available for transit-oriented development.
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https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/centre-oks-dam-on-ravi-will-cut-water-flow-to-pakistan/articleshow/66978616.cms?from=mdr
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India News: Planned 17 years ago, Shahpurkandi Dam project on the Ravi, Punjab will allow India to use the water which at present goes “waste”, flowing downstream
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http://qz.com/303624/maglev-elevators-are-coming-that-can-go-up-down-and-sideways/
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Sideways elevators could enable some very weird buildings.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdvJSGc14xA
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America’s infrastructure is in desperate need of more than $4 trillion in upgrades and improvements. President Trump campaigned heavily on overhauling the co...
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https://www.pikiran-rakyat.com/ekonomi/pr-01308563/2030-indonesia-akan-punya-13000-kilometer-jalur-kereta-api
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Kasubdit Lalu Lintas Ditjen Perkeretaapian, Yudi Karyanto menyebut, 6.000 kilometer jalur kereta api saat ini tergolong minim untuk melayani jumlah penduduk Indonesia.
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https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12047616
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According to the Lowy Institute Asia Power Index of 2018.
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https://www.solarpowerportal.co.uk/news/uk_solar_deployment_halved_in_2017_following_governments_solar_exit
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The UK’s solar installs across 2017 were less than half that of the previous year according to SolarPower Europe’s latest report, which has dubbed the UK “the only rainy” European country in terms of growth to 2022.
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https://asia.nikkei.com/Economy/Work-begins-on-first-subway-in-congested-Manila
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MANILA -- Ground was broken Wednesday on the first subway line in congestion-ridden Metro Manila, but contractors said the Philippine government's tim
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https://oilprice.com/Alternative-Energy/Fuel-Cells/China-To-Fast-Track-Adoption-Of-Hydrogen-Cars.html
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China is going a step further in its generous support for hydrogen cars in the form of a package of policies aimed at improving the hydrogen fuel cell car supply chain
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https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2018/01/cities-housing-accessory-dwelling-units/550616/
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Call them “accessory dwelling units” or “granny flats”—small living spaces built on existing lots could help make cities more affordable.
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https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/11/google-sidewalk-labs/575551/
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In Toronto, Alphabet, Google’s parent company, hopes to create the sensor-filled metropolis of tomorrow.
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https://biv.com/article/2018/12/canada-announces-details-phasing-out-coal-power
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The federal government has announced details on how it pans to phase out coal power in Canada by 2030.
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https://sport.tempo.co/read/1358357/opening-ceremony-pon-xx-2021-bakal-pamerkan-budaya-papua
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Upacara pembukaan Pekan Olahraga Nasional PON XX Tahun 2021akan berlangsung di Provinsi Papua dan menampilkan sejumlah budaya..
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https://ec.europa.eu/commission/presscorner/detail/en/IP_19_6719
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Highlights, press releases and speeches
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https://www.ttnews.com/articles/german-government-agrees-national-hydrogen-strategy
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The German government agreed June 10 on a long-term strategy for increasing production and use of hydrogen as part of a plan to cut the country’s greenhouse gas emissions.
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https://worldview.stratfor.com/article/china-one-belt-one-road-no-plan
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There is no deeper strategic thinking behind Beijing's Belt and Road Initiative beyond an invitation to solve problems, some of its supporters insist. That such a massive investment would not be part of a larger design defies belief -- and history.
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https://www.energy-reporters.com/storage/germany-eyes-hydrogen-to-replace-nuclear-and-coal-energy/
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https://www.thecable.ng/buhari-deal-siemens-generate-7000mw-2021
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According to a tweet by the official presidential Twitter account, the project will deliver 7,000 megawatts (MW) of electricity to the national grid
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https://www.reddit.com/r/geopolitics/comments/c5ngoq/consequences_of_shale_gas_production_in_europe/
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284k members in the geopolitics community. Geopolitics is focused on the relationship between politics and territory. Through geopolitics we attempt …
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https://qz.com/africa/1378556/cheap-batteries-may-allow-africa-to-abandon-the-grid/
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What the future looks like when it's cheaper to power your own home—and not rely on electrical grid systems.
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https://qz.com/1781774/new-us-building-codes-require-plugs-for-electric-cars/
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An EV in every garage?