industrial regions of the world
The secret dangerous world of Venezuelan bitcoin mining: how cryptocurrency is turning socialism against itself.
... come up with workarounds, such as locating their operations in industrial zones, where electricity service is generally uninterrupted. . Since ...In April, four-hour daily blackouts were mandated in some regions of the country, and public employees were ordered to work two-day weeks to ...
Breaking the Taboo: Investigating the Complex History of Jews and the American Economy.
... more relaxed than he was in 2008, when the world got to know him as the person responsible for ... Jews' experiences in America's disparate regions and cities, highlighting the importance of local ... became increasingly produced in large industrial plants, Horowitz demonstrates how Jews shaped the ...
FROM FRIEND TO FOE: THE COMPLEX AND EVOLVING RELATIONSHIP OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND THE MIGRATORY BIRDS IT IS BOUND TO PROTECT.
... the greatest threats facing birds worldwide and has determined the percentage of threatened ... significantly threaten bird habitats in regions with some of the largest intact tracts of ... control, diversion of waterways for industrial uses, timber harvesting in forested wetland ...
Unapproved Genetically Modified Corn: It's What's for Dinner
The most notorious escapes of genetically modified organisms ("GMOs") included products still in the testing phase that the U.S. Department of Agriculture ("USDA") had never approved for sale or consumption. The USDA, more specifically, its subdivision, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service ("APHIS"), must change the current culture of noncompliance among...
THE LAW OF IDENTITY HARM.
... acceptable or unacceptable behavior in the world. Because they possess a moral quality, virtuous ... help eliminate child labor in the cocoa regions of West Africa." (174) How should consumers ... well below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the ...
- What the Frack Shale We Do? A Proposed Environmental Regulatory Scheme for Hydraulic Fracturing
On the Inequity of Flat-rate Electricity Tariffs.
... by the electricity industry around the world and in time the two-part tariff would be extended ... has also become a key thematic in other regions of Australia. (9) These developments raise the ...", International Journal of Industrial Organisation, 14: 227-242. ...
REGULATION AND THE NEW POLITICS OF (ENERGY) MARKET ENTRY.
...In a digitally connected world, NGOs' tactical choices will be influenced by ... the national organization to oppose "industrial renewables" in the Mojave Desert, based on the ... found and are not relegated to particular regions of the country. During the study period, projects ...
The limits of national security.
...Departing from a policy of industrial growth and military containment in response to ... the country's near-simultaneous entry into World War I and the domestic introduction of measures ... security interests of other countries and regions--has become intertwined with U.S. national ...
Mapping the context for transfer of Finnish workplace development practice: the case of Finland, Hungary and Romania.
...The employment share of the industrial sector shrank in the period observed (2006-2010). ...They have provided China's "factory to the world" with its machine tools. The Mittelstand ... advantage in neighboring countries in the regions inhabited by Hungarians (Dallago, 2012: 11). . In ...
Objects, Places and Cyber-Spaces Post-Carpenter: Extending The Third-Party Doctrine Beyond CSLI: A Consideration of IoT and DNA.
...The digital world is not a tangible place. As one scholar noted, ... about their family genealogy across 350 regions. (216) On the other hand, perhaps less intriguing ..., durable goods, cars and trucks, industrial and utility components, sensors, and other ...
FINANCING THE GREEN TRANSITION: ADDRESSING BARRIERS TO CAPITAL DEPLOYMENT.
... (IFC), the private investment arm of the World Bank Group; from 2014 to 2016, "creating markets" ... bonds may be used to move an industrial energy consumer from coal to natural gas. Such a ... model could continue to grow in other regions. . Securitization of debt has become more common ...
The blank slate state: will an isolated corner of Honduras become the new birthplace of liberty?
... the Caribbean, is the murder capital of the world, with the U.N. reporting over 80 homicides per ... a statute defining "special development regions" (SDRs)--in Spanish, regions especial de ... the ideal free city as not just an industrial park but a full community, with schools, ...
Can China's Energy Intensity Constraint Policy Promote Total Factor Energy Efficiency? Evidence from the Industrial Sector.
1. INTRODUCTION . The world has witnessed the miracle of China's economic development over the past ... did not significantly inhibit local pollutant emissions in most regions. However, in some regions where there is strict law enforcement or serious ...
The unsung virtues of global forum shopping.
..., which affected 11 million cars worldwide, (2) Volkswagen's market value dropped by about ... that diverse laws "spread quickly within regions and around the globe" through mechanisms such as ...: FEDERAL DIVERSITY JURISDICTION IN INDUSTRIAL AMERICA 1870-1958 (1992); Bassett, supra note 16. ...
Lessons for New York: comparative urban governance and the challenge of climate change.
... of large cities in partnership with the World Bank, the International Council for Local ... to two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial measurements. (90) The group also produces case ... dependency among cities in less developed regions. . Scholars and commentators of urban government ...
Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants:
... had a history of feeding in different regions. Scribner et al. (1997, p. 180), however, found ... warming vary in different parts of the world, and the Arctic and Antarctic regions are ...Since the beginning of the industrial revolution in the mid-18th century, the release ...
- Chapter III. General review of the legal activities of the United Nations and related intergovernmental organizations
- The Long Road to Dignity: The Wrong of Segregation and What the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Had to Change
Modernization of Property Disclosures for Mining Registrants
... coal, metalliferous minerals, industrial materials, geothermal energy, and mineral brines; ... Experience,'' in Proceedings of the World Geothermal Congress (2010). ... resources, determining that all the regions of the deposit that were estimated by means of ...
Out with the old, in with the new: an analysis of economic trends beyond New World wine innovation.
...(4) The fundamental difference between the competing global regions lies in how the Old World and New World perceive the process of wine ... New World producers used their land to their advantage and "industrialized" the wine-making process, creating an efficient production method while ...
What to do when main street is legal again: regional land value taxation as a New Urbanist tool.
... of low-density development typified by post-World War II suburbs is called sprawl. (7) ... development, which is separated from industrial development. Mixed uses within a zone are ... adequate, medium-density housing in the regions surrounding the central business district. . ...
Liberalizing Russian Gas Markets: An Economic Analysis.
..., separating this huge country into three regions: West-, Mid- and East-Russia. Because of Russia's ... examining Russia's ability to influence the world natural gas market by simulating their global gas ... of various users--power stations, industrial burners and cooking in vast apartment ...
- The Natural Complexity of Patent Eligibility
Investigation of radon and heavy metals in Xuanwei and Fuyuan, high lung cancer incidence areas in China.
... people, is also among the highest in the world (Lu, Ding, & Li, 2003) (Figure 1). Indoor ... and where wood is used as fuel and no industrial pollution sources are nearby, were chosen as ... coal types, eight and seven main mining regions, and were supplied as main fuel for 14 and 9 ...