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Quebec’s first solar plants come online

PV Magazine 22 Jun 2021
The power provider will also examine the relevance of this energy source in this predominantly hydroelectric territory and compare the performance of different technologies. The 2.5 MW plant is located in Varennes, an off-island suburb of Montreal, in southwestern Quebec, and ...
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5 things Lightning need to do to pull out Islanders series

Hastings Tribune 21 Jun 2021
Following Saturday night’s 3-2 loss in New York, their Stanley Cup semifinal series against the Islanders is tied at 2 heading to Game 5 Monday at Amalie Arena ... The Islanders have scored 41 goals at even strength this postseason, compared to 29 for the Lightning, while playing one more game (16 to 15).
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Everyone’s going to Hawaii, and the resorts aren’t ready

Finger Lakes Times 21 Jun 2021
Across the island chain, an estimated 40,000 hotels and restaurant jobs are going unfilled, according to a database from the State of Hawaii Workforce Development Division ... With a greater number of opportunities and more favorable living costs on the mainland, many islanders have left the state altogether.
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U.S. businesses urge Biden administration to remove tariffs amid rising costs, inflation concerns

People Daily 21 Jun 2021
"... manufacturers pay 40 percent more for steel compared to their global competitors... These higher costs mean that finished goods produced by U.S ... is now an island of high metal prices, where manufacturers pay 40 percent more for steel compared to their global competitors," several industry associations representing hundreds of U.S ... U.S ... importers ... .
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World Insights: U.S. businesses urge Biden administration to remove tariffs amid rising costs, inflation concerns

Xinhua 21 Jun 2021
WASHINGTON, June 20 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. business groups have urged the Biden administration to remove punitive tariffs on U.S ... HIGHER PRICES FOR CONSUMERS ... is now an island of high metal prices, where manufacturers pay 40 percent more for steel compared to their global competitors," several industry associations representing hundreds of U.S ... U.S ... .
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Many Lakshwadeep islands may be extinct by 2035: IIT Kharagpur study

The Times of India 20 Jun 2021
In the next 14 years, many islands in the Lakshwadweep archipelago may be lost forever thanks to a steady rise in the sea level, according to a study by ocean engineering scientists of IIT Kharagpur ... Hence, Lakshwadweep islands are at a great risk compared to India’s other archipelago, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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'Many Lakshwadeep islands may be extinct by 2035'

The Times of India 20 Jun 2021
In the next 14 years, many islands in the Lakshwadweep archipelago may be lost forever thanks to a steady rise in the sea level, according to a study by ocean engineering scientists of IIT Kharagpur ... Hence, Lakshwadweep islands are at a great risk compared to India’s other archipelago, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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Return to the island where eagles watch you brush your teeth

BBC News 20 Jun 2021
He lives on a beautiful Scottish island, so why not? ... This is island life and Alex and his partner Buffy Cracknell love it ... They answered a call from the island's community trust for new residents ... In December, thanks to Covid they moved to the island without ever having visited it ... "We have found nothing has let us down on the island.
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Pandemic of tourists hits Hawaii

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 20 Jun 2021
Across the island chain, an estimated 40,000 hotels and restaurant jobs are going unfilled, according to a database from the State of Hawaii Workforce Development Division ... With a greater number of opportunities and more favorable living costs on the mainland, many islanders have left the state altogether.
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A World of High Wages and Cheap Burrito Bowls Is Possible

New York Magazine 20 Jun 2021
High wages and cheap Chipotle ... Photo ... economy ... The great economic historian Robert Allen has observed that, in the late 17th century, China was every bit as formidable a civilization as Britain, and had comparably advanced machinery ... And yet, it was the far smaller island empire to China’s west that crossed the rubicon into economic modernity ... Graphic.
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How RI compares nationally in COVID statistics

The Providence Journal 19 Jun 2021
Here is how Rhode Island compares with the other 49 states, statistically, in its response to the coronavirus crisis.. 35 Rhode Island had the 35th-most newly identified cases of coronavirus per capita among the 50 states over the last seven days. 45 Rhode Island had the ...
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Sedition case: Cops to quiz Lakshadweep activist today

The Times of India 19 Jun 2021
During a debate on a TV channel on the ongoing protests by the islanders against a set of proposed laws and actions of the administration, Sultana had said a ‘bio-weapon’ was being used against the islanders ... until the islanders get justice.
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56 Years And Counting: The Story Of The Britten-Norman Islander

Simple Flying 19 Jun 2021
Specifically, June 13th marked 56 years since the Britten-Norman BN2 ‘Islander’ made its first flight ... The aircraft is ideal for regional island hopping services in areas like the Caribbean ... The Islander emerges ... It was also slightly faster, with a cruising speed of 249 km/h (135 knots), compared to 240 km/h (130 knots) on the Islander.
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West's drought has no end in sight: 'If we do nothing, it’s going to be ...

Recordnet 19 Jun 2021
Spring rain storms weren’t enough to fill Utah’s reservoirs or rejuvenate the soil, so Gov. Spencer J. Cox took his plea to Twitter. Fix your leaky faucets, stop taking long showers, get rid of the lawn – and pray for rain ... Drought Monitor ... Watch ... She compared the water supply issues out West with that of survivors on a desert island.
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Digital nomads flee virus-hit Manila for shattered tourist towns

Arab News 19 Jun 2021
• The white-sand resort island ...Official figures show arrivals to the island fell to less than 335,000 last year, compared with more than 2 million in 2019 ... Official figures show arrivals to the island fell to less than 335,000 last year, compared with more than 2 million in 2019.

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