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Bombardier foresees 2,050 new aircraft for Asia-Pacific by 2036

The aeronautic manufacturer predicts a big growth in Asia-Pacific region in the next 20 years Bombardier Commercial Aircraft’s 2017-2036 Market Forecast, covering the 60- to 150-seat segment, shows that the Asia-Pacific region, which Bombardier defines as Asia without Greater China, is forecasted to undergo impressive growth over the next 20 years.This region is expected to take delivery of 2,050 aircraft, or 16 per cent of a worldwide market for 12,550 aircraft valued at $820 billion U.S. Asia-Pacific deliveries should consist of 1,050 large regional aircraft (50 to 100 seats) and 1,000 small single-aisle aircraft (100 to 150 seat).“Asia-Pacific region is the home of the fastest growing economies. Strong GDP growth and a booming middle class should drive passenger traffic numbers to triple in the next 20 years,” said Francois...

The Government of Canada will invest in the smart grid expansion

This smart grid investment has the aim on fighting climate change, creating clean jobs and ensuring safer power delivery for Canadian citizens $100 million is the investment that Jim Carr, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, announced the past January to develop more smart grid systems in the American country. The Canadian Government wants to increase the hosting capacity of renewable energy, increasing resiliency and improving energy efficiency and conservation."The investments and initiatives resulting from the call for proposals will help build cleaner, safer, better-connected electricity systems and create well-paying jobs for middle-class Canadians, supporting Canada's transition to a low-carbon future", said Carr.Interested stakeholders cand find the full information on a new website that has been established. This website...

France launches a 3GW onshore tender

3GW of onshore wind power will be installed in France along the next three years The French Government announced the last week a tender for up to 3GW of onshore wind energy over the next three years. This tender, open to projects of seven turbines and above, also smaller projects where at laeast one turbine exceeds 3MW, will start in Decemeber...