Showing posts with label Europe. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Europe. Show all posts

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Up to 49 degrees: Heat wave hits Europe and Asia, 48 degrees in Italy

 

 1. 45 degrees in Europe and up to 49 degrees in Asia. The #thermometers  do not stop rising in the north of the planet, with temperatures  that break records  and cause more than one inconvenience.

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2. Temperatures soar across China  & Japan  - heatwave  prompts power crunch warning.

Japan has been reeling under the worst heat wave that the country has seen since 1875. Hundreds of people were treated for heat strokes as the temperatures in Tokyo broke nearly 150 year records for the month of June. Meanwhile, China has also issued a yello walert  for high temperatures and heat waves in various parts of the country.  [WION]
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3. Italy suffers extreme temperatures with 22 cities on red alert

 Experts warned that in the coming hours temperatures in southern Italy  could reach 48 degrees Celsius, while in 22 cities including this capital will be declared red alert  for the heat wave.

The African #anticyclone  Charon, largely responsible for the heat wave, will continue to punish this European nation for at least another ten days, according to reports bymeteorologists published on the specialized site 3BMeteo and reported by the television station Sky TG24.

Friday, June 17, 2022

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Russia continues to slash gas supply to Europe - China.org.cn

Portovaya compressor station

Russian gas giant Gazprom announced on Wednesday that it will shut down another turbine engine on the Nord Stream 1 natural gas pipeline, thus significantly reducing the amount of gas delivery to Europe.

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Storm Eunice batters Europe killing at least 8 people

 

 An Atlantic storm has battered Northwestern Europe with record winds of up to 196km (122 miles) per hour, killing at least eight people, knocking out power for tens of thousands, and shredding the roof of London’s O2 Arena.

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

New heat record in Italy as anticyclone sweeps in

New heat record in Italy

Regional authorities in Sicily recorded temperatures of 48.8C today as an anticyclone dubbed "Lucifer" swept the country, which, if confirmed, would be a new Italy record.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Europe's droughts since 2015 'worst in 2,000 years' - Global Times

Recent summer droughts in Europe were the most severe the region has seen in 2,110 years as climate change has stoked punishing heat waves, according to new research Monday that raises the alarm for ecosystems and agriculture.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Israel's EAPC pipeline company says it will bring UAE oil to Europe in new deal | Al Arabiya

Israeli pipeline company EAPC

Israeli pipeline company EAPC said on Tuesday it signed a preliminary deal to help transport oil from the United Arab Emirates to Europe via a pipeline that connects the Red Sea city of Eilat and the Mediterranean port of Ashkelon.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

L'Ukraine marque le 32e anniversaire de la catastrophe de Tchernobyl

la catastrophe de Tchernobyl
L'Ukraine commémorait jeudi le 32e anniversaire de la catastrophe de Tchernobyl, pire accident nucléaire de l'histoire qui a contaminé une bonne partie de l'Europe mais surtout l'Ukraine, le Bélarus et la Russie, alors républiques soviétiques.

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Europe Buyer of 40% of Iran’s Oil Exports in February

Europe Buyer of 40% of Iran’s Oil Exports in February
About 40 percent of Iranian oil exports in February was sold to European companies, including the global oil giant Royal Dutch Shell and Italy’s Eni.

Thursday, March 01, 2018

At Least 21 Die as Blizzards Lash Europe

At Least 21 Die as Blizzards Lash Europe
Heavy snowfall and deadly blizzards lashed Europe Thursday, forcing Geneva’s busy airport to close, as the region shivered in a deep freeze that has gripped countries from the far north to Mediterranean beaches in the south.

Ireland hit by worst snowstorm in 36 years

Ireland hit by worst snowstorm in 36 years
A severe snowstorm hit most parts of Ireland on Wednesday, leaving local resident's lives and businesses in the country seriously disrupted, reported local media.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Climat: les inondations vont se multiplier en Europe, selon une étude

les inondations vont se multiplier en Europe
Les inondations telles que celles que connaît la France depuis quelques jours risquent de se multiplier en Europe en raison du réchauffement climatique, même si celui-ci était limité à 1,5°C, selon une étude publiée lundi.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe

Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe
Hurricane force winds lashed parts of Europe on Thursday, disrupting travel as flights and trains were canceled.

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Deadly Storm Eleanor batters Europe

Winter storm Eleanor
Winter storm Eleanor has swept into most of northern Europe, including France and Germany after battering the UK, cutting power to tens of thousands of homes and affecting transport.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Snow in Europe triggers transport chaos

Snow in Europe
Heavy snow blanketing northern Europe has caused many flight cancellations and delays at Schiphol airport in the Netherlands and Brussels airport.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Crashing Chinese space station could rain fire on Europe

Tiangong-2
The European Space Agency (ESA) has already narrowed down the possible crash sites for the Chinese ‘Tiangong-1’ space station, including several European nations, which is due to meet its fiery end early in 2018.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

At least five dead as storm winds hit central Europe

storm winds hit central Europe
At least five people have died as strong winds hit across central Europe, killing two people in Poland, two in the Czech Republic, and one in Germany officials have said.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Deadly, Intense ‘Lucifer’ Heat Waves May Soon Scorch Southern Europe Regularly

Heat Waves
By the 2050s, blazing “Lucifer” heatwaves driving temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius will be the norm in southern Europe, warns a report published Wednesday by the World Weather Attribution (WWA), an international coalition that analyzes the effects of climate change on extreme weather conditions.

Saturday, August 05, 2017

Extreme weather could kill 152,000 Europeans by 2100 : scientists

Extreme weather
Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than 150,000 people a year by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change, scientists said.

EL News