NetJets Invests in WasteFuel, Commits to Purchase 100 Million Gallons of Sustainable Aviation Fuel Over the Next Decade

The World’s Largest Private Jet Company Buys a Stake in the Production of SAF COLUMBUS, OH, Feb. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NetJets today announces it has made a significant investment in WasteFuel, a next generation waste to fuel company that aims to transform landfill waste into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), making it the first private aviation company […]

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Africa’s 2nd Pandemic Wave Sees Higher Death Rates, Vaccine Delays

JOHANNESBURG – As African nations wait for hundreds of millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses to arrive, health officials are concerned about a general rise in coronavirus cases and deaths, especially in Southern Africa. The stories, reported in local media and highlighted by aid groups, are chilling. In the tiny kingdom of eSwatini, medical aid group Doctors Without Borders says health facilities are seeing 200 new cases per day and a death rate four times higher than they saw in the first wave. In the coastal nation of Mozambique, case numbers…

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International Criminal Court Convicts Uganda Warlord

The International Criminal Court in The Hague Thursday convicted a Ugandan child soldier-turned-Lord’s Resistance Army commander of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Presiding Judge Bertram Schmitt announced the verdict, saying 45-year-old Dominic Ongwen was found guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt” of 61 charges related to a reign of terror in the early 2000s, including widespread rape, sexual enslavement, child abductions, torture and murder, including killings of babies. The court said Ongwen ordered attacks on refugee camps as a senior commander in the infamous Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), which under…

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Authoritarian Countries Increasingly Target Critics Abroad, Monitor Says

China, Russia, Turkey and Iran are some of the world’s authoritarian countries that have increasingly spread political repression abroad with little consequence, according to a report released Thursday. Freedom House, a Washington-based democracy advocacy group, identified authoritarian nations that have resorted to tactics in recent years to murder and intimidate critics living outside their borders. Titled “Out of Sight, Not Out of Reach,” the report said there have been at least 608 acts of physical repression against individuals since 2014 in 79 countries, including the United States. About 3.5 million…

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Hikvision lance une nouvelle caméra ITS pour améliorer la sécurité routière et la fluidité du trafic

La nouvelle caméra ITS All-Rounder est conçue avec une structure tout-en-un, intégrant la vidéo, le radar et la lumière supplémentaire dans un seul module, aidant les autorités de la circulation à accélérer la détection des infractions HANGZHOU, Chine, 4 février 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hikvision, un fournisseur de solutions IoT dont la vidéo est la compétence principale, a […]

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Hikvision launches new ITS camera for improvement of road safety and traffic flow

The new All-Rounder ITS camera is engineered with an all-in-one structure, embedding video, radar, and supplemental light in one module, helping traffic authorities to easily ramp up the detection of violations HANGZHOU, China, Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competency, today announced its latest traffic product […]

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Tendance technologique et industrielle : Huawei lance le Top 10 des tendances de l’alimentation du site

SHENZHEN, Chine, 4 février 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Alors que les technologies émergentes telles que la 5G, l’Internet des objets (IoT), le cloud computing et l’intelligence artificielle (IA) sont rapidement commercialisées, la transformation numérique dans diverses industries devient prospère. L’épidémie et les objectifs de neutralité carbone accélèrent encore la transformation vers une société intelligente. Qu’est-ce que cela signifie […]

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