Author: Roman Szczerba

  • The deployment of GSAT-24 and Measat-3d by the maiden Ariane 5 of 2022 is scheduled for June

    The deployment of GSAT-24 and Measat-3d by the maiden Ariane 5 of 2022 is scheduled for June

    In late June, on the Ariane 5 rocket’s maiden flight of the year, a set of satellites from India and Malaysia will be launched. This week, Arianespace announced the launch date of June 22. An hour-and-forty-minute window opens at 5:03 p.m. Eastern for liftoff from Europe’s Guiana Space Center spaceport facility in Kourou, French Guiana. Malaysian […]

  • Rosslare has a lot of promise with the offshore renewable energy hub proposal

    Rosslare has a lot of promise with the offshore renewable energy hub proposal

    Rosslare Harbour is aiming to become Ireland’s Offshore Renewable Energy Hub, a goal that might result in the creation of up to 2,000 employees in the region. At a conference in the terminal building, port authority Iarnrod Eireann chief executive Jim Meade launched the Rosslare Europort Offshore Wind Hub Plan, which was attended by local, […]

  • Kelly dismisses the Russian ASAT threat

    Kelly dismisses the Russian ASAT threat

    Because of the debris, which presented a risk to Russia’s satellites and others, a lawmaker and former astronaut stated he did not anticipate Russia conducting another anti-satellite weapon test. Sen. Mark Kelly (D-Ariz.), who is the chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee’s emerging threats subcommittee, stated ASATs were not a threat to commercial or government satellites […]

  • Satellogic data is now available on Orbital Insight’s platform

    Satellogic data is now available on Orbital Insight’s platform

    Orbital Insight, a geospatial intelligence company, announced intentions on April 25 to integrate high-resolution photos from Argentine Earth observation company Satellogic onto its platform. Satellogic will stream full-motion video and high-resolution satellite imagery into Orbital Insight’s platform as part of the cooperation, giving Orbital Insight clients access to better data, higher revisit rates, and lower-cost analyses. […]

  • Lanarkshire is leading the pace in the transition to electric vehicles

    Lanarkshire is leading the pace in the transition to electric vehicles

    North Lanarkshire is a pioneer in the transition from gasoline and diesel automobiles to electric vehicles. Except for one, the local authority area has more electric vehicle (EV) charging sites than any other in Scotland. North Lanarkshire is 2nd only to Highlands in terms of publicly accessible charging outlets, according to new Department for Transport estimates, […]

  • Critics of Ligado Networks are ramping up their attacks as the service’s launch approaches

    Critics of Ligado Networks are ramping up their attacks as the service’s launch approaches

    Ligado Networks is facing new requests to halt its terrestrial wireless ambitions due to concerns about GPS interference, as the business prepares to launch a portion of its network as early as September 30. Iridium, PlanetiQ, and GeoOptics are among a group of 90 firms, organizations, and associations trying to reverse Ligado’s two-year-old regulatory clearance […]

  • China is planning to launch a lunar communications & navigation satellite constellation

    China is planning to launch a lunar communications & navigation satellite constellation

    China intends to build a constellation all around the moon to offer communication and navigation capabilities for future lunar missions. On April 24, Wu Yanhua, who is the CNSA’s (China National Space Administration) deputy director, informed Chinese media that China would lead the way in establishing a modest lunar relay communication and navigation system. According to […]

  • California establishes requirements for 100% electric vehicle sales

    California establishes requirements for 100% electric vehicle sales

    California will solely sell electric vehicles in just over a decade, according to new proposed requirements from the state’s Air Resources Board (CARB). According to the Advanced Clean Cars II (ACCII) initiative, automakers must sell around 35 percent of their vehicles as electric vehicles (EVs) beginning in model year (MY) 2026, progressing to 100 percent EV […]

  • Bosnia’s ERS plans to inject 430 Megawatts of renewable energy by 2026

    Bosnia’s ERS plans to inject 430 Megawatts of renewable energy by 2026

    ERS, Bosnia’s second-largest power provider, announced that it wants to install 430 megawatts (MW) of renewable power sources by the year 2026 at an expenditure of $851 million (€800 million). On the fringes of an economic summit on Bosnia’s mountain Jahorina, Petrovic told Reuters that the majority of state-managed utility ERS is going to carry out the majority […]

  • The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts a slowing in the renewable energy push

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts a slowing in the renewable energy push

    As a result of the current energy crisis resulting from the war in Ukraine, developing economies like Barbados may see a halt in the phase-out of fossil fuel use. This was said in the most recent Financial Stability Report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which also stated that rising consumer prices may put pressure […]