Commentary: UK’s COVID-19 restrictions bring about historical lows in energy demand

Commentary: UK’s COVID-19 restrictions bring about historical lows in energy demand

BIRMINGHAM: The measures to control the spread of COVID-19 are unparalleled, and this is already having an effect on Britain’s energy system. There have been massive short-term changes in the past: For instance the temporary imposition of a three-day week in the 1970s may have had an even greater overall effect, but this was due […]
Spain toughens restrictions as coronavirus death toll surges

Spain toughens restrictions as coronavirus death toll surges

MADRID: Spain prepared to enter its third week under near-total lockdown on Sunday (Mar 29), as the government approved a strengthening of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus and the death toll rose by 838 cases overnight to 6,528. Second only to Italy in...