President Jair Bolsonaro pleaded "help us" on his weekly broadcast, appearing desperate for Brazilians to pitch in to save water and energy.
China plans to store the glass nuclear waste deep underground as the country ramps up its nuclear power industry.
The replacement pipeline runs through land that opponents say is protected by a Native American treaty with the U.S.
Most blackouts are occurring in southeastern Louisiana. In New Orleans, nearly the entire city is still without power, with over 850,000 outages.
The energy industry has changed dramatically in the past decade, and despite cleaner and more efficient industry-wide standards and the increased use of new green energy technologies and automation, the public still clings to outdated myths.
Gavin Newsom announced the incentive as a way to free up energy supplies to meet demand amid the increasing threat of extreme heat events and wildfires.
"I think we've reached the end of people's casual ability or willingness to just help," OhmConnect CEO Cisco DeVries said.
What could possibly explain such bizarre and counterproductive behavior?
West said "the sovereignty of Texas" is at risk from illegal immigration, and he's interested in going after banks laundering money for drug cartels.
"Despite the near-term volatility and recent headlines from China, we think ultimately the changes leave Bitcoin in a healthier and more resilient place," Greg Cipolaro, head of research at New York Digital Investment Group, said in a report.
"During a demand response event, Smart Savers Texas increases the temperature on participating thermostats by up to four degrees to reduce energy consumption and relieve stress on the grid," Erika Diamond, the Vice President of Customer Solutions for EnergyHub said in a statement.
The public does not want "carbon austerity" or "climate totalitarianism," but they can get excited about growth, diversification and new horizons.
A Flex Alert advising residents to reduce their energy usage was issued amid the ongoing heat wave across parts of the country, with record-breaking temperatures reported this week.
On Wednesday, California Independent System Operator (ISO), which operates most of the state's electricity grid, issued a Flex Alert for Thursday from 5 to 10 p.m., "encouraging consumers to reduce their energy use to help relieve stress on the grid."
California energy officials expressed "guarded optimism" that the state could avoid a new round of rolling blackouts amid summer heat waves, with temperatures in some areas of the state expected to approach 120 degrees on Thursday.
The magnet is strong enough to lift an aircraft carrier six feet into the air and weighs around 1,000 tons.
ERCOT is asking residents to turn thermostats 78 degrees or higher, turn off lights and avoid using large appliances like ovens and washing machines.
Mateusz Morawiecki told Newsweek the U.S. president's pivot away from fossil fuels will leave producers from Russia and the Arab world in the driving seat.
In February, Texas suffered a major power crisis after the state was hit by a severe winter storm.
"This summer will be an important test for the state," said California Assemblyman Chris Holden.
New data shows most gas stations in D.C. and North Carolina faced gas outages on Sunday evening.
"Trump is an Adderall addict. That's why he doesn't get a decent night's sleep," tweeted one critic.
Governor Brian Kemp declared a state of emergency as a direct result of the petroleum shortage caused by last week's cyberattack on the Colonial Pipeline.
Panic buying or hoarding of gasoline could prolong any price hikes, according to GasBuddy, which tracks over 150,000 gas stations in North America.
A cyberextortion attempt on the Colonial Pipeline, a major U.S. transport for gasoline and other fuel, sent gasoline costs soaring on Monday after a ransomware attack brought pipeline operations to a halt.
The Biden administration has temporarily relaxed fuel transport regulations to keep lines open after the attack.
The world's nations emit hugely different quantities of heat-trapping greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
Amid all this international climate diplomacy, my plea to the new administration is to adopt an equally intensive "domestic diplomacy" at home.