Flying Whales Quebec signs partnership with Pratt & Whitney Canada Aviation News

Article published on September 17, 2022 by David Dagouret This collaboration concerns the development of a propulsion system for electric aircraft. To accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy, Flying Whales Quebec and Pratt & Whitney Canada are collaborating on a project to design a new electric-powered aircraft. Flying Whales Quebec has selected P&WC for … Read more

Air Canada orders 30 regional electric planes from Heart Aerospace

The first Canadian airline also announced that it had invested US$5 million. Air Canada on Thursday ordered 30 hybrid electric aircraft from Swedish Heart Aerospace and announced an equity investment in the start-up. These planes will be intended for regional transport and should enter service by 2028, according to a press release from the airline. … Read more

France must save “right now” to face a possible very cold winter

“Situations of tension could develop during the winter,” warns Thierry Trouvou, CEO of GRTgaz. France has filled its gas stocks well and must be “able to cope“to an average winter while helping neighboring countries with imported gas, but must start saving”right nowto cope with a possible very cold winter, indicated GRTgaz, this Wednesday. “In an … Read more

those who have nothing, ordinary people and smart people

A food bank in Marseille. Credit: Yohanne Lamoulère/Tendance Floue CHRONICLE – Our political leaders struggle to correctly identify the different social classes and their specific needs. It is even difficult for them to name them without stigmatizing them. Where have the “high rollers” motorists gone for professional reasons? We only talked about them at the … Read more

Olaf Scholz continues his quest for gas around the world in Canada

By Ludovic Hirtzmann Published on 08/19/2022 at 17:36, Update on 08/19/2022 at 17:36 The construction of the LNG terminal in Kitimat, British Columbia, in 2022. It was to deliver gas between 2023 and 2025 for Asian markets. LNG Canada Ottawa has huge oil and gas reserves but lacks the means to export them. To Montreal … Read more

the German regulator places Meta (Facebook) under increased surveillance

Meta has been declared a company of “paramount importance” in the markets, which opens the way for the authorities to sanction “possible infringements of competition” more quickly. The German competition policeman placed the American Meta, Facebook’s parent company, on Wednesday under enhanced surveillance, under a 2021 law extending its powers against the heavyweights of the … Read more

the project of a European competitor of Visa and Mastercard significantly revised downwards

The new pan-European PPE payment service promised for 2022 is losing its card component, the director general of the banking consortium told AFP on Thursday, but the project continues around instant payment and a digital wallet. “We can no longer make the European map scheme as we had imagined it, which in my opinion is … Read more

Meta dismantled an ineffective Russian propaganda operation

An organization close to Moscow waged an influence campaign on social media in support of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, using “troll farms” and hackneyed tactics, revealed Meta (Facebook, Instagram) on Thursday. “It looked like a step back”told Ben Nimmo, one of the security managers of the Californian group, to AFP. “But they weren’t very good … Read more