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Solar microgrid makes remote Australian island less dependent on diesel

PV Magazine 20 Sep 2021
Until this year, Lord Howe Island was totally reliant on diesel generation for its electricity. A solar-powered hybrid microgrid, integrated into the island’s supply since April, has now been declared a resounding success ... An electricity source at odds with the island’s natural beauty.

One Piece: 10 Characters Who Can Rival The Yonko, Ranked

Game Rant 20 Sep 2021
Although his true strength hasn't been revealed so far, Borsalino compared Edward Weevil's strength to that of a younger Whitebeard ... After the Paramount War, Kuzan fought Sakazuki on Punk Hazard and used his powers to change the climate of half of the island permanently.

Why Mike, Lu & Og Is A Forgotten Cartoon Delight

Collider 19 Sep 2021
misfits on a desert island. But this is no Robinson Crusoe story, or even a Gilligan’s Island ... Into this comes Michelanne “Mike” Mazinsky, a streetwise New York girl in the student exchange program who wants to go to a tropical island ... Stories might have Mike reacting to island traditions instead, or the jungle was explored.

After a winter at home, more Canadian snowbirds plan to come back to Florida

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 19 Sep 2021
But Canadians are coming anyway ... Last year's analysis ... End of season ... Absence felt ... On Longboat Key, 20 condos are for sale on the south side of the island, when in a normal year it would be between 150 and 170, and eight or nine single-family homes compared with a more normal 50 to 60, said Bruce Myer of Coldwell Banker Realty's Longboat Key office ... .

10 Best Anime Fights That End After A Single Attack

Game Rant 19 Sep 2021
Anime is among the most popular styles of cartoons not only in Japan but throughout the world as well ... RELATED ... the one-hit knockout ... One Piece is brimming with spectacular battles, yet none compare to this heated encounter. On their journey to find the Sky Island, Luffy and his Straw Hat Pirates encounter the notorious pirate Bellamy and his crew.

How RI compares nationally in COVID stats

The Providence Journal 18 Sep 2021
Here is how Rhode Island compares with the other 49 states, statistically, in its response to the coronavirus crisis.. 38 Rhode Island had the 38th-most newly identified cases of coronavirus per capita among the 50 states over the last seven days. 37 Rhode Island had the ...

James Island: Central, charming and unconventional

The Post and Courier 18 Sep 2021
Last year at this time, when I wrote an article about James Island, part of the story was how much James Island was growing ... James Island is a sea island with a myriad of creeks and waterways ... In March 2020, James Island had 76 listings compared to the same time in 2019 when there were 96 new listings.

Low COVID-19 positivity rates stir cautious optimism on college campuses

Newsday 18 Sep 2021
A cautious version of normalcy is enlivening Long Island's college campuses, but the higher education experience for tens of ... The positivity rate Friday was 0.4%, compared to the 4.1% positivity rate on Long Island, according to the state's most recent seven-day tracking data.

From Mykonos to Delos and the Quirky Stuff in Between

Greek City Times 18 Sep 2021
What can one say about Mykonos that has not already been written? This is an island that can be polarising; you either love it or hate. From famous writers, directors and artists, CEOs, stars to a range of Greek Aussies who make their way to Mykonos, the island is the place to be ... Nicholas once pointed out that staff are looked after on the island.

Faroe Islands to review hunting rules after 1,428 dolphins killed in one day

The Independent 17 Sep 2021
The government of the Faroe Islands is to review dolphin hunting rules after the mass killing of nearly 1,500 of the sea mammals on one day ... Faroe Islands.

Grand Island boys soccer rolling toward more NFL, sectional hardware

Niagara Gazette 17 Sep 2021
That just didn’t sit right with the Grand Island High School boys soccer team ... “It was definitely a weird feeling,” Grand Island co-captain Sean Graham said ... “We have days that we look amazing and days that we don’t, so it’s just finding that consistency,” Grand Island head coach Frank Butcher said ... Grand Island has not lost since a 4-2 defeat to St.

Climate finance by rich countries surges 2% in 2019 but set to miss $100bn target

The National 17 Sep 2021
Climate finance for Least Developed Countries rose strongly in 2019, up 27 per cent compared to the previous year, but funding for Small Island Developing States (SIDS) fell back to 2017 levels, after an increase in 2018.

Tom Cruise gets sneak preview from SpaceX’s first private crew

Irish Independent 17 Sep 2021
Tom Cruise got a sneak preview of what it is like to circle the Earth in a SpaceX capsule ... It is so high that they are completing 15 orbits of Earth daily, compared with 16 for station astronauts ... From Eurovision to Love Island, our free newsletter brings you our best features and interviews from the world of entertainment every week ... .

Malaysia Day: ‘Malaysian Family’ Adds More Colour To Sabah People’s Lives

Malaysian National News Agency 17 Sep 2021
Currently, Sabah lags behind in infrastructure facilities when compared to the other states, he added. “People living in the interior areas and on islands have yet to enjoy infrastructures such as roads and telecommunication facilities ... islands to vaccinate the people there.

With a major new attraction likely in the works, Tampa's Adventure Island looks to move ...

Orlando Weekly 16 Sep 2021
With competition from more than half a dozen water parks in the Orlando market, Tampa’s Adventure Island is ...