User: Jabiulla Topic: Energy
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Deadly Los Angeles wildfire began near base of electrical tower, company and fire officials say 15.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A deadly wind-driven wildfire that raged across the northern edge of Los Angeles last week started near the base of high-voltage transmission tower owned by electric utility Southern California Edison, company and fire officials said on Monday.
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Japan typhoon death toll rises to 58 as hopes for missing fade 15.10.2019 Reuters: World News
The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 58 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly grim search for the missing and as thousands of homes remained without power or water.
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Overwhelming Support For Congress In Haryana: Bhupinder Singh Hooda 14.10.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has claimed that the Congress will form the next government in the state as it is getting "overwhelming" support from the people of the state.
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Factbox - By the numbers: Japan's Typhoon Hagibis compared to killer 1958 storm 14.10.2019 Reuters: World News
Typhoon Hagibis, which means "speed" in the Philippine language Tagalog and made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, could be the worst storm the country has experienced since 1958, the government said.
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Fast-Moving California Fire Destroys Homes, Forces 100,000 To Evacuate 12.10.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The wind-driven blaze sweeping through Los Angeles County's San Fernando Valley continued to spread Friday afternoon, destroying at least 25 homes and prompting mandatory evacuation orders for more...
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California's new normal - evacuating wildfires yet again 12.10.2019 Reuters: World News
It's part of California's new normal - year-round fire seasons, planned electricity blackouts and, for retired couple Bhagvei and Paresh Badreshia, sudden evacuations in the middle of the night. Again.
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Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves 1 dead, forces 100,000 to flee 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads and engulfing acre upon acre of dry brush and chaparral as 100,000 residents were forced to flee.
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Two California wildfires destroy homes near Los Angeles, leaving at least one dead 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A pair of wildfires has destroyed dozens of homes near Los Angeles, killed a man and forced some 100,000 residents to evacuate, fire officials said on Friday, days after power cuts were ordered across the state to prevent fires.
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Wildfire In South California Destroys Homes, Causes "Medical Emergencies" 11.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused "numerous medical emergencies" at a Riverside County mobile home park, fire officials said.
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Japan's Capital Braces For One Of The Worst Typhoons In 60 years 11.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, factories and subway systems and disrupting a...
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Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, factories and subway systems and disrupting a Formula One Grand Prix and rugby's World Cup.
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Wildfire destroys homes, causes injuries in California mobile home park 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A fierce wildfire that erupted in southern California on Thursday destroyed homes and structures and caused "numerous medical emergencies" at a Riverside County mobile home park, fire officials said.
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Structures destroyed, medical emergencies as California wildfire hits mobile home park 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
A wildfire that erupted in Southern California on Thursday destroyed structures at a Riverside County mobile home park, where "numerous medical emergencies" were reported, fire officials said.
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California governor calls widespread electricity shutdown to prevent fires 'unacceptable' 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires "unacceptable," saying on Thursday it resulted from years of mismanagement by the utility.
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Power cut to millions as California faces heightened wildfire risks 10.10.2019 Reuters: World News
Electricity was shut off to more than 500,000 California homes and workplaces on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co (PG&E) imposed a planned power outage of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by extremely windy, dry weather.
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Power shut off to millions in California as wildfire risks rise 10.10.2019 Reuters: World News
Electricity was shut off to more than 500,000 California homes and businesses on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a planned power outage of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks posed by high winds and hot, dry weather.
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Some $71 billion of Japanese coal assets at risk from cheaper renewables 7.10.2019 Reuters: Money News
As much as $71 billion of Japanese coal assets could be at risk as the economic viability of plants is undermined by cheaper renewable energy, research by the University of Tokyo, Carbon Tracker and the Carbon Disclosure Project showed on ...
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Prime Minister Johnson's speech to Conservative conference 2.10.2019 Reuters: World News
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivered a speech to a conference of his Conservative Party on Wednesday, outlining the priorities for his administration ahead of Brexit.
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Hurricane Lorenzo strikes Azores, power cuts reported 2.10.2019 Reuters: World News
Hurricane Lorenzo reached Portugal's Azores islands early on Wednesday, causing power outages and knocking down trees across the mid-Atlantic archipelago, authorities said.
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Basmati blues: As paddy stubble burning begins in the North, Delhi prepares for a polluted winter 1.10.2019 Scroll.in
Despite the promotion of technological means – such as the Happy Seeder and Super SMS – to deal with crop residue, there have been 350 stubble fires in a week.
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