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Looming Energy Crisis Could Jeopardize Industrial Production This Winter

October 13, 2021 Across the Northern Hemisphere, from China and India to Europe and North America, rising energy costs have been an increasingly common theme during the past month. Regional authorities in China, for example, have rationed power supply, requiring hundreds of chemical factories and electronics plants to halt operations. This evolving...

Looming Energy Crisis Could Jeopardize Industrial Production This Winter

October 13, 2021 From China and India to Europe and North America, rising energy costs have been an increasingly common theme during the past month. Regional authorities in China, for example, have rationed power supply, requiring hundreds of chemical factories and electronics plants to halt operations. This evolving energy crisis...

Power shortages across China force dozens of suppliers to halt production

Dozens of energy-intensive industries were forced to either reduce or shut down plant operations in multiple provinces across China over the past few days as authorities started to enforce dual-control policies to limit energy consumption in the country. Among the affected sectors — since the beginning of the nationwide...

Power shortages across China force dozens of suppliers to halt production

Dozens of energy-intensive industries were forced to either reduce or shut down plant operations in multiple provinces across China over the past few days. As authorities started to enforce dual-control policies to limit energy consumption in the country, many energy-intensive sectors began to feel the impacts. Among the affected...

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Power shortages disrupt production across Europe’s food processing, energy-intensive industries

As energy prices in the UK and other parts of Europe have soared in recent weeks amid a confluence of factors, energy-intensive manufacturing facilities have started to reduce or even shut down operations, potentially causing shortages of certain key industrial gases used in a variety of industries from medical,...

Tropical Storm Ida to impact logistics and energy facilities in southern Louisiana

On August 27, hurricane watches have been implemented from southwestern Louisiana across the border into Mississippi as Tropical Storm Ida continues to strengthen over the Gulf of Mexico. Ida formed into a tropical storm in the western Caribbean south of Cuba on August 26 and is expected to strengthen...

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2017-18 Winter Weather Outlook

While this season will not likely break warm records, expect a warmer-than-normal start and an underlying theme of heightened temperature and precipitation variability.