Daily Archives: September 1, 2020

Inventus Power fait part d’une nouvelle plateforme standard d’accumulateur lithium-ion destiné à des applications mobiles et stationnaires

WOODRIDGE, Illinois, 1er septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Inventus Power, un des leaders mondiaux dans le domaine des systèmes perfectionnés d’accumulateurs, a fait part d’un élargissement de son offre où viennent s’ajouter des batteries de hautes performances pour applications émergentes mobiles et stationnaires. La série PROformance comprend deux nouvelles familles de produits : U1LiFePRO™ (modulable de 12 V […]

WHO continues its essential work impartially during times of conflict

The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging enough. But fighting the disease in a country in conflict is even more challenging. That doesn’t stop the many dedicated women and men who work on the front lines for WHO from continuing their essential work. Staff at the WHO Country Office in Ukraine are no exception. The office’s Health

EU and Germany join efforts to support the African Union’s response to coronavirus

The EU continues to work with Member States to tackle the coronavirus pandemic on all fronts. Today, 500,000 additional coronavirus testing kits have been provided to the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The test kits were delivered by an EU Humanitarian Air Bridge flight and are part of a

Oil Companies Want Kenya to Loosen Strict Stance on Plastics

NAIROBI – The oil industry has asked the United States to pressure Kenya to change its world-leading stance against the plastic waste that litters Africa, according to environmentalists who fear the continent will be used as a dumping ground. The request from the American Chemistry Council, whose members include major oil companies, to the Office

Family of Rwandan Hotelier Arrested for Terrorism Accuse Rwandan Government of Kidnapping Him

The family of a Rwandan man who has been internationally celebrated for his efforts to save ethnic Tutsis from the 1994 genocide in the country accused authorities Tuesday of kidnapping him, one day after he was arrested on terrorism charges. The daughter of Paul Rusesabagina, who was arrested in Dubai, wrote on Facebook that her

Police Detain South Sudan Man Accused of Trying to Sell His Children

JUBA – South Sudan’s National Police Service detained a man this week for allegedly trying to sell two of his children at Juba’s Konyo Konyo market. The man denies the charges, saying he was trying to find someone to adopt his children because he cannot afford to feed them. The area is home to members of South Sudan’s

Watchdog Warns of ‘Limited Progress’ in Africa Counterterror Fight

WASHINGTON – Terrorist organizations appear to be tightening their grip on multiple regions of Africa, despite ongoing efforts by the United States and its allies to degrade their capabilities and limit their reach. The findings, part of a new report released Tuesday from the Defense Department inspector general, come as U.S.-led efforts have been forced

Press release: A.P. Moller – Maersk to integrate Safmarine brand to accelerate growth

Safmarine PRESS RELEASE 1 September 2020 To further improve customer experience and accelerate growth, A.P. Moller – Maersk will integrate the Safmarine brand and continue Safmarine’s renowned customer centricity under the Maersk brand. From 1 January 2021, the Safmarine brand will be fully transitioned into the Maersk brand. By doing this, Maersk will build closer […]

Inventus Power Announces New Standard Li-ion Battery Platform for Motive & Stationary Applications

WOODRIDGE, Illinois, Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Inventus Power, a global leader in advanced battery systems, announced that it has expanded its offering to include high-performance batteries for emerging motive and stationary applications. The PROformance series includes two product families; U1LiFePRO™ (scalable from 12V to 48V and up to 5kWh) and PROTRXion™ (scalable from 24V to […]