It quickly and sustainably developed the electricity industry to meet the requirements of city industrialisation and modernisation and restructured energy-consuming sectors and regions in parallel with implementing policies on clean, economical and efficient use of energy. … [Read more...] about Hà Nội aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
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Apple isn’t the first to try to build such a device, says Rupantar Guha of the analysts GlobalData, who has been following the trend in smartglasses from a business standpoint for years, but it could lead the wave that makes it relevant. “The public perception of smartglasses has struggled to recover from the high-profile failure of Google Glass, but big tech still sees potential in the technology.” Guha cites the recent launch of Amazon Echo Frames – sunglasses you can talk to, because they have got the Alexa digital assistant built in – and Google’s purchase of the smartglasses maker North in June 2020. “Apple and Facebook are planning to launch consumer smartglasses over the next two years, and will expect to succeed where their predecessors could not,” Guha adds. … [Read more...] about Part human, part machine: is Apple turning us all into cyborgs?
"Although America's 'maximum pressure policy' didn't speak of collapsing the regime, it did want to apply increasing pressure on that country [to weaken it]. The government in Tehran is sensitive to what's happening on the ground. For them, the concern is not only their economy but also the civil unrest that they are trying to prevent". So far, Tehran has been successful in keeping public dissatisfaction at a low ebb, while suppressing those in disagreement with the government. … [Read more...] about Expert: Effectiveness of US Sanctions on Iran Might Keep Them Intact and Military Strike at Bay
"That role needs to extend even beyond the region as vast as it is to the world at large. In a Biden administration, we would be an advocate for India to play a leading role in international institutions and that includes helping India get a seat on a reformed United Nations Security Council. We would work together to strengthen India's defence, and also add its capabilities as a counterterrorism partner," he added. … [Read more...] about US President-elect Joe Biden’s pick for Secretary Of State makes first statement about India, says this about China
New Delhi: Proper metering of water supply based on modern smart technologies is a must for utilities operating in India to cut down apparent losses, address the issue of Non Revenue Water (NRW) and realize a rapid jump in revenues.This was the key takeaway from a discussion among water sector stakeholders -- including policy makers, utilities, Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) firms and consultants -- jointly conducted by ETEnergyworld and Sensus, a Xylem brand.The virtual event was the third and concluding webinar of a three part series titled "India Smart WaterTech Series". It went live Thursday focusing on Smart Water Metering to Address Apparent Losses. The event began with a speech by Debashis Sen, Chairman and Managing Director of West Bengal HIDCO, Chairman, NDITA and Additional Chief Secretary to Govt of West Bengal who talked about the need for the use of modern technology and financial viability of water supply and management projects. This was followed by the … [Read more...] about India Smart Water Tech Series: Smart metering a must to address apparent losses, say experts