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Fire resurges on Greece’s Evia, challenges firefighters

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ATHENS (Reuters) – Aircraft and firefighters on the ground fought a blaze that burned large tracts of pristine pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Wednesday as the wildfire flared up again at different spots. A firefighting helicopter makes a water drop as a wildfire burns in the village of Makrimalli on the Read More

Fire rages on Greece’s Evia, threat to people averted

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ATHENS (Reuters) – Aircraft sprayed water early on Wednesday in a bid to douse the flames of a huge wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages and spurred an appeal from authorities for assistance from European partners. Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire burning near the village of Read More

Wildfire rages on Greek island of Evia, smoke reaches Athens

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ATHENS (Reuters) – A wildfire fanned by strong winds razed tracts of pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Tuesday, leading to villages being evacuated and to an appeal from the authorities for assistance from its European partners. Flames rise next to a house as a wildfire burns at the village of Kontodespoti, Read More

China’s steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection agency said in a notice. Hebei, which produces about a quarter of the country’s steel, is set to impose tougher Read More

NXT Energy Solutions Announces Second Quarter 2019 Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXT Energy Solutions Inc. (“NXT” or the “Company”) (TSX:SFD; OTC QB:NSFDF) today announced the Company’s financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. All dollar amounts herein are in Canadian Dollars. Q2 Financial and Operating Highlights Key financial and operational highlights for the second Read More

Exclusive: PES may report toxic chemical release in June refinery blast -sources

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FILE PHOTO: The Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery is shown following a recent fire that caused significant damage to the complex, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 26, 2019. REUTERS/Laila Kearney/File Photo (Reuters) – Philadelphia Energy Solutions was expected to report to government officials on Friday that the toxic chemical hydrofluoric acid may have been released Read More

NXT Energy Solutions Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXT Energy Solutions Inc. (“NXT” or the “Company”) (TSX: SFD; OTC QB: NSFDF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Eugene Woychyshyn as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately.  Mr. Woychyshyn has been the Company’s Interim CFO since December 2018 and its Read More

NXT Energy Solutions Announces Release Date for Its Second Quarter 2019 Results and Conference Call

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXT Energy Solutions Inc. (“NXT” or the “Company”) (TSX:SFD; OTC QB:NSFDF) announces it will release its second quarter 2019 financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019, on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 after market close. A conference call to discuss the second quarter 2019 Read More

NXT Receives an Additional $2.1 Million Payment Under Its $8.9 Million USD Nigerian SFD® Survey Contract

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CALGARY, Alberta, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXT Energy Solutions Inc. (“NXT” or the “Company”) (TSX: SFD; OTC QB: NSFDF) is pleased to announce that it has received an additional $2.1 Million USD on its $8.9 million USD Nigerian SFD® survey bringing total payments to date to $5.7 million. A further payment of $0.4 Read More

China’s war on pollution could boost solar power – study

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FILE PHOTO: A bridge covered in smog is seen during a polluted day in Shanghai, China November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s efforts to reduce chronic air pollution could increase its ability to generate solar power by up to 13% by allowing more sunlight to reach the earth, according to a new Read More