Frigid Arctic air and winter storms grip much of U.S.

World Feb 16, 2021

Frigid Arctic air and winter storms grip much of U.S.

Much of the United States was in the icy grip of an "unprecedented" winter storm Monday as frigid Arctic air sent temperatures plunging, forcing hundreds of flight cancellations, making driving hazardous and leaving millions without power in Texas. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a disaster ...

Japan industry group calls for power saving amid cold snap

Business Jan 11, 2021

Japan industry group calls for power saving amid cold snap

The Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan has called for cooperation for power saving as the supply-demand balance becomes tight amid a cold snap hitting the country. The industry group said Sunday on its website that it wants customers to cooperate for efficient power ...