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Norway plans to control hydro to safeguard power supply

OSLO: Norway is working on a mechanism to preserve its low hydropower reservoirs, effectively limiting electricity exports to western Europe just as its energy crunch deepens. Refilling dams will be prioritised over power production when levels fall below seasonal averages, Petroleum and Energy Minister Terje Aasland said in a statement yesterday. “In practice, this will […]

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Finance

TikTok says it is working to ‘safeguard’ US data and national security

Chinese-owned social media app TikTok has sought to reassure US lawmakers over its data practices, amid renewed concerns about the threat to national security if private user information is accessible by Beijing. In a letter to nine Republican senators dated June 30, TikTok chief executive Shou Zi Chew said the app, which is owned by […]

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Science

Nuclear breakthrough hands AUKUS deal huge boost to safeguard military secrets

Announced in the September of last year, AUKUS is a trilateral security pact between Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States. The pact involves cooperation in various areas — with a focus on military capacity — including cyber, artificial intelligence, quantum technologies and hypersonic warfare. However, the main goal of AUKUS is for the […]

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Recycle to safeguard environment | News24

This scene illustrates the challenge created by residents indiscriminately disposing of solid waste along Piet Human Street in Hamilton. The street links traffic to the Tsoseletso Secondary School, the technical campus of the Motheo Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College and businesses in Bloemfontein. Photos: Teboho Setena Global waste generation is expected to […]

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Science

44% of the Earth Needs Protecting to Safeguard Biodiversity, New Study Finds

44% of the Earth Needs Protecting to Safeguard Biodiversity, New Study Finds Home Biodiversity 44% of the Earth Needs Protecting to Safeguard Biodiversity, New Study Finds Source link

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Technology

Confidential computing: How orgs can better safeguard sensitive workloads in the cloud – SiliconANGLE

Most cloud-focused organizations host their data in multiple locations at a given time, some of which aren’t built to accommodate the sensitivity of that information. Confidential computing aims to isolate sensitive workloads and protect them under added security layers within the overarching storage/compute infrastructure. “At a high level, confidential computing is the ability to take any […]

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Pets

3 Ways To Safeguard The Care Of Your Pets If You Pass Away

For many people, their pets are members of their families. As such, they want to make sure they are well taken care of if they are not there. As the law considers animals to be property, you cannot leave money directly to your pet. Also, critically, you must take appropriate action to ensure that your […]

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Science

Changes to Environment Agency’s abstraction charges to safeguard water supplies for people and wildlife

New charging framework to protect the environment and England’s long-term water supply It will provide a fairer system where people pay for the services they receive and those abstracting a lot of water will pay more The funding is needed to secure sustainable water resources for the environment, business, and society, now and into the […]

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Science

APEC To Strengthen Food Security, Safeguard The Environment

Tuesday, 22 February 2022, 4:59 pmPress Release: APEC Food security, food safety and sustainable agriculture development have long been concerns in Asia-Pacific, and as the region works to overcome the adverse impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, APEC is advancing actions to ensure that people do not go hungry and are well nourished, while taking care […]