Atlantis Gets Green Economy Classification

first_imgSIMEC Atlantis Energy has received the Green Economy classification newly introduced by the London Stock Exchange.The classification is for the listed companies that derive 50%+ of their activity from the Green Economy.Atlantis, a diversified energy company focusing on marine energy, waste-to-energy and hydro power, currently has more than 1,000MW in various stages of development.These assets include MeyGen, the world’s largest tidal stream power project and Uskmouth, one of the UK’s largest waste to energy conversion projects.Atlantis’ aim is to become the UK’s leading independent sustainable power generator.last_img

Cricket News Harmanpreet, Smriti, Mithali to lead teams in Women’s T20 Challenge

first_imghighlights Supernovas, Trailblazers, Velocity are three teams to compete. All games to be played at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. Harmanpreet, Smriti, Mithali to lead teams in Women’s T20 Challenge. Teams:Supernovas: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Anuja Patil, Arundhati Reddy, Chamari Athapaththu (Sri Lanka), Jemimah Rodrigues, Lea Tahuhu (New Zealand), Mansi Joshi, Natalie Sciver (England), Poonam Yadav, Priya Punia, Radha P Yadav, Sophie Devine (New Zealand), Taniya Bhatia (WK).Trailblazers: Smriti Mandhana (Captain), Bharti Fulmali, Dayalan Hemlatha, Deepti Sharma, Harleen Deol, Jasia Akhtar, Jhulan Goswami, R Kalpana (WK), Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Shakera Selman (West Indies), Sophie Ecclestone (England), Stafanie Taylor (West Indies), Suzie Bates (New Zealand).Velocity: Mithali Raj (Captain), Amelia Kerr (New Zealand), Danielle Wyatt (England), Devika Vaidya, Ekta Bisht, Hayley Matthews (West Indies), Jahanara Alam (Bangladesh), Komal Zhanzad, Shafali Verma, Shikha Pandey, Sushma Verma (WK), Sushree Dibyadarshini, Veda Krishnamurthy. (With Inputs: PTI) New Delhi : Harmanpreet Kaur, Smrithi Mandhana and Mithali Raj will lead the Supernovas, Trailblazers and Velocity teams respectively in the upcoming Women’s T20 Challenge to be played between May 6 and 11 at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. India’s best cricketers and future stars will be joined by international players from England, New Zealand, West Indies, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in a four-match tri-series. All the teams consists of 13 players with four overseas cricketers each.Some of the top international stars to feature in the series are England’s Natalie Sciver (Supernovas), New Zealand’s Sophie Devine (Supernovas), West Indies’ Stafanie Taylor (Trailblazers), England’s Sophie Ecclestone (Trailblazers), New Zealand’s Suzie Bates (Trailblazers), England’s Danielle Wyatt (Velocity) and New Zealand’s Amelia Kerr (Velocity) among others.While WV Raman will coach the Supernovas, Biju George and Mamta Maben have been named as the coaches of Trailblazers and Velocity teams respectively. For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

S’West Athletics Forum Hails New Ondo Speaker, George

first_imgThe South West Athletics Forum, a group of chairmen of all six athletics associations in the South West of Nigeria as well as members, past and present of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has congratulated one of its members, Honourable Olamide George, who was elected as Speaker of the Ondo Sate House of Assembly on Friday.George, a former track and field star is the South West representative on the board of the AFN and also doubles as its vice president. In a congratulatory message signed by the Secretary of the Forum, Isaac Ogada who is also the chairman of Oyo State Athletics Association, the forum noted the leadership quality of Honourable George and believes his election as Speaker is a positive development for the zone.‘The South West Athletics Forum is delighted that one of us, Honourable Olamide George was elected and sworn in as the Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly last Friday. The forum congratulates the former Nigeria Universities Games (NUGA) champions on this enviable feat and wants him to leverage on his position to see to the development of track and field in the zone.”“We believe this is a plus for athletics in the South West and a great achievement by an amazing leader,” the statement read.Honourable George was a 400m barrier runner during his active days on the track and has sponsored on several occasions the AFN Golden League.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

Croatia reserves halt hard-fighting Iceland 2-1 at World Cup

first_imgVolcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Bicol riders extend help to Taal evacuees Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Harvey Weinstein rape trial Messi, Argentina come alive, beat Nigeria 2-1 at World Cup Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina MOST READ Cloudy skies over Luzon due to amihan Croatia playmaker Luka Modric led the already-qualified Croats for 65 minutes before being taken off, as his team remained in low-gear for most of the match to contain the Icelanders who had needed a win to hope for a place in the last 16.Iceland equalized with a penalty shot taken by Gylfi Sigurdsson in the 76th minute after substitute Dejan Lovren carelessly handled the ball. But Ivan Perisic punished a defensive error to make it 2-1 at 90 minutes.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownRussian fans at the 45,000-seat Rostov Arena rooted for the underdogs as the traveling Iceland supporters kept up their singing and chanting all evening.Defender Sverrir Ingason twice threatened for Iceland, hitting the crossbar with a header in the second half./ac Christopher Tolkien, son of Lord of the Rings author, dies aged 95center_img Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Taal victims get help from Kalayaan town Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Croatia’s Luka Modric, right, duels for the ball with Iceland’s Johann Gudmundsson during the group D match between Iceland and Croatia, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia — Fielding a side filled with reserves, Croatia ended Iceland’s first ever World Cup run with a 2-1 win in Rostov-on-Don.Milan Badelj crashed a volley against the bar, and moments later scored for Croatia in the 53rd minute, sprinting into the area to fire a bouncing shot past goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES View commentslast_img read more


first_imgSean with his students and readers.A Donegal teacher has found some time away from his classroom to write a novel.Seán de Gallaí from Gaoth Dobhair, a teacher at St. Fiachra’s Senior School in Beaumont Dublin, published his first novel ‘The Dancer.’Sean has been teaching in the school for the past three years and is pictured here with some of his students and readers! They were celebrating the opening of the new library at St. Fiachra’s Senior School which now boasts plenty of signed copies of ‘The Dancer’ of course.The new library caters for the 636 students of St. Fiachra’s Senior School and was stocked by the local community, including the families of students and book donations also coming from Coláiste Dhúlaigh Coolock and from the Phibsboro and Coolock public libraries.The Dancer is about troubled teenager Alex who is forced to leave her family and stay with her aunt Tammy and little cousin Kate who is training for an Irish dance Championship.Soon Alex learns that all is not as it seems and as she gets closer to the truth her relationship with her little cousin and dancing becomes more important than she could ever have expected. The book is suitable for teenagers and adults and there is a sequel in the making.It’s available from Amazon. (There are a few shops in Donegal stocking it e.g Ionad Cois Locha, Dunlewey and Oideas Gael in Glencolmcille as well as Siopa Mhici in Gaoth Dobhair)TEACHER SEAN WRITES A NEW CHAPTER IN HIS CAREER was last modified: April 15th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalGaoth DobhairSean de Gallailast_img read more