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IntelliEPI halts production in Texas due to power outages

Intelligent Epitaxy Technology (IntelliEPI), which supplies epi-wafers to the electronics and optoelectronics industries, has temporarily halted production at its facilities in Texas due to rolling power outages across the US state amid frigid weather......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2021

: Power and water outages this week represent the latest crisis wave for Texas long-term-care homes

After a year spent in a perpetual struggle to survive the pandemic, residents of nursing homes and other care facilities have faced cascading emergencies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2021

Amid water shortages and power outages, Texans cry foul over price gouging for bottled water, gas and $1,000 hotel rooms

Price gouging on necessities during a declared emergency in Texas is illegal with fines of up to $250,000......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2021

FACT CHECK: Fox News aired bizarre and wildly misleading claims about Texas" blackouts that pin blame on renewables and climate policies

While millions of Texans suffered from power outages, a slew of Fox News hosts and guests misled their viewers. We fact-checked their claims. Fox News host Tucker .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytFeb 18th, 2021

How Texas’s Freeze Knocked Out 40% of U.S. Oil Output

The Arctic blast that knocked out power in 13 U.S. states in mid-February reduced oil production by more than 4 million barrels a day nationwide, according to traders and executives, as wells froze up and gas lines were clogged with ice. The c.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 18th, 2021

Outside the Box: After power outages end, Texas must debate its electricity independence

Whether to connect to the U.S. grid is one of three areas Texas policy makers should focus on......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2021

4 Stocks To Watch Amid Texas Winter Storms, Power Outages

Winter storms caused havoc on several states over the President’s Day weekend. One state hit particularly hard was Texas. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 16th, 2021

The Conversation: What’s behind the Texas power outages?

About 30% of the generating capacity for most of Texas is offline amid the extreme weather, reportedly due to natural gas shortages......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2021

Beleaguered DFW hotels see occupancy boosted due to power outages

North Texas residents fled to Dallas-Fort Worth hotels Monday and Tuesday to escape the extreme cold and power outages in their homes, driving up occupancy in an industry pummeled by the fallout from COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2021

Oil, gas prices jump as deep freeze paralyzes Texas

Oil and gas prices continued to climb Tuesday as frigid wintry weather choked off wells and refineries and shut in natural gas production in Texas and Oklahoma and left millions of people without power......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 16th, 2021

Texas power woes bolster uranium ETFs

Two exchange-traded funds with exposure to the uranium industry jumped Tuesday morning as power outages wracked Texas. The Global X Uranium ETF gained 5.4% and the North Shore Global Uranium Mining ETF w.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2021

US oil and natural gas prices rise as freezing temperatures leave millions without power in Texas

Rare winter storms have sent oil and natural gas prices spiking, as sub-zero temperatures hit production and cause demand to jump. Temperatures have plunged in Texas, causing energy prices to spik.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytFeb 16th, 2021

Rotating power outages across DFW: Common questions answered

This story is available as part of a content partnership with WFAA-TV. For more local news, visit WFAA.com. Rolling power outages are in effect across the state of Texas as officials work to conserve as much electricity as possible during extreme c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2021

"Grid Chaos" Sparks Massive Rolling Blackouts Across Texas 

'Grid Chaos' Sparks Massive Rolling Blackouts Across Texas  Rolling power outages are in effect across the state of Texas as the polar vortex split has poured some of the coldest air ever into the central US. The.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 15th, 2021

Subaru halts bulk of global car output over part defect

Subaru Corp said its sole car factory in Japan, accounting for roughly 60 percent of global production, could be out of action for almost two weeks after it discovered a suspected defect in a power-steering component......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Subaru halts Japan car output on defective part, shares slide

Subaru said its sole car factory in Japan, accounting for roughly 60 percent of global production, could be out of action for almost two weeks after it discovered a suspected defect in a power-steering component. Pascale Davies reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

VW South Africa targets record production in 2019: official

German carmaker Volkswagen's South African unit expects to produce a record number of vehicles this year despite a sluggish domestic economy, power outages and looming talks with union members, its managing director said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

Plug Power invests $290M to build green hydrogen production facility in New York

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall4 hr. 11 min. ago

Tesla temporarily halts production at Model 3 line in California: report

Workers were told their line would be down from Feb. 22 until March 7.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnews17 hr. 42 min. ago

One of Texas" most prominent left-leaning economists knows exactly why its power grid failed

Texas' deregulated electricity system worked much of the time, but failed when needed most. UT's James K. Galbraith says policymakers failed, too. Power lines in Texas City, Texas. THOMAS SHEA/AFP via Getty.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 24th, 2021

Five of Texas"s ERCOT board members resign after massive power grid outage during winter storm

Last week, the board was criticized after it was reported that a third of the fifteen members.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 24th, 2021