saudi arabia has shown interest in buying the leopard 2 since the 1980s. however, due to the political circumstances and the questionable situation of human rights in saudi arabia, no deal was made. saudi arabia renewed its intention of buying leopard 2 tanks in 2011.
csp with thermal energy storage plants can also be used as cogeneration plants to supply both electricity and process steam round the clock. as of december 2018, csp with thermal energy storage plants generation cost have ranged between 5 c € / kwh and 7 c € / kwh depending on good to medium solar radiation received at a location.
the paradise papers are a set of 13.4 million confidential electronic documents relating to offshore investments that were leaked to the german reporters frederik obermaier and bastian obermayer, from the newspaper süddeutsche zeitung.the newspaper shared them with the international consortium of investigative journalists, and a network of more than 380 journalists.
mohammed bin salman bin abdulaziz al-saud arabic: محمد بن سلمان بن عبدالعزيز آل سعود , romanized: muḥammad bin salmān bin ‘abd al-‘azīz āl sa‘ūd; born 31 august 1985 , colloquially known as mbs, is the crown prince of saudi arabia.he is currently serving as the country's deputy prime minister the title of prime minister being held by the king and .
the first of these is the south bend green corps, which makes funds available to lower-income homeowners for such uses as energy-saving measures and basic weatherization, the installation of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, lead tests, and energy bill review. it also provides education on reducing energy bills.
in 2017, russia's energy giant rosneft, trafigura, and ucp investment group acquired essar oil for us$12.9 billion, making a grand entry into the world's most sought after energy market with plans of grabbing a larger share of the fuel retail market in india and significantly better financial performance. the new owners have acquired india's .
saudi arabia and the u.s. are strategic allies, and since president obama took office in 2009, the u.s. has sold $110 billion in arms to saudi arabia. the national security agency nsa in 2013 began cooperating with the saudi ministry of interior in an effort to help ensure 'regime continuity'. an april 2013 top secret memo shows the agency's program of providing 'direct analytic and technical support' to the saudis on 'internal security' matters.
in 2007, bp sold its corporate-owned convenience stores, typically known as 'bp connect', to local franchisees and jobbers. on 23 march 2005, 15 workers were killed and more than 170 injured in the texas city refinery explosion. to save money, major upgrades to the 1934 refinery had been postponed.
the first generation citaro was launched in 1997, as a successor to the mercedes-benz o405.. in 2005, an updated version of the citaro to coincide with the introduction of euro iv- and later euro v- and eev- compliant engines.apart from minor technical alterations, mainly to accommodate the new generation of engines, the external design received a facelift to give the buses a less angular .
the kyoto protocol is an international treaty which extends the 1992 united nations framework convention on climate change unfccc that commits state parties to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, based on the scientific consensus that part one global warming is occurring and part two it is extremely likely that human-made co 2 emissions have predominantly caused it.
western canadian select wcs is one of north america's largest heavy crude oil streams. it is a heavy blended crude oil, composed mostly of bitumen blended with sweet synthetic and condensate diluents and 25 existing streams of both conventional and unconventional alberta heavy crude oils at the large husky energy terminal in hardisty, alberta. western canadian select—which is the benchmark .
only russia, the people's republic of china, the united states and saudi arabia produce more total energy than canada. the united states is canada's major trade market for energy products and services. canada sends around 98% of its total energy exports to the united states, meaning that canada is the largest supplier of energy exports to the .
typically, investment in energy efficiency is 1% of utility sales revenues, which for a country like saudi arabia could be $15–60 million annually. if only savings on air conditioning are considered, the return on investment is equivalent to 400–500 mw of generating capacity—a saving of up to $0.25 billion p.a.
the economy of egypt was a highly centralized economy focused on import substitution under president gamal abdel nasser.in the 1990s, a series of international monetary fund arrangements, coupled with massive external debt relief resulting from egypt's participation in the gulf war coalition, helped egypt improve its macroeconomic performance.. since 2000, the pace of structural reforms .
saudi arabia began attempting to persuade other opec countries to participate in its plan. opec countries met november 30 and agreed to limit output for the first time since 2008. as a result, brent crude went over $50, the highest in a month, while west texas intermediate stopped just short of $50.
although double-hull design is superior in low energy casualties and prevents spillage in small casualties, in high energy casualties where both hulls are breached, oil can spill through the double-hull and into the sea and spills from a double-hull tanker can be significantly higher than designs like the mid-deck tanker, the coulombi egg .
the project cost $700,000, which was raised from private funds. . which makes funds available to lower-income homeowners for such uses as energy-saving measures and basic weatherization, the installation of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, . he supports ending u.s. support for saudi arabia in saudi arabia's war in yemen.
the mcdonnell douglas f-15 eagle is an american twin-engine, all-weather tactical fighter aircraft designed by mcdonnell douglas now part of boeing .following reviews of proposals, the united states air force selected mcdonnell douglas's design in 1967 to meet the service's need for a dedicated air superiority fighter.the eagle first flew in july 1972, and entered service in 1976.
newt gingrich has declared his position on many political issues through his public comments and legislative record, including as speaker of the house.the political initiative with which he is most widely identified was the contract with america, which outlined an economic and social agenda designed to improve the efficiency of government while reducing its burden on the american taxpayer.