“US: Five Ways COVID-19 Could Derail Renewables.”

The Smart/Renewable Energy industry is heavily impacted by the spread of COVID-19. I chose to read an article from Smart Energy International titled “US: Five Ways COVID-19 Could Derail Renewables” by Philip Gordon. This article is from March 27th, 2020, so it is very recent. This has to do with ...

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How Airbnb responses to Coronavirus

The outbreak of Coronavirus become an evolving challenge for tourism. To minimize the spread of coronavirus, Airbnb has launched an announcement that allowing travelers who book from March 14 until April 14 to receive full reimbursement. According to the research, after the announcement they made, Landlords in states such as ...

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Consumer Electronics in Times of Covid-19

Often, in times of disaster, organizations, companies, and business step up to help out as best as they can. Different examples include how during with the lack of surgical and medical masks, Hollywood and television shows like Greys Anatomy donated every mask they had to hopefully relieve some of the ...

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COVID-19 and Chinese Aviation Industry

Capacity levels for China’s domestic airlines appear to have bottomed out in mid-February, according to CAPA member itinerary analysis data. In the week beginning Feb. 17, 2020, seat capacity reached its lowest level, with 4.2 million seats, down 71.1% from a year earlier. Schedules submitted to the OAG and related ...

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Aviation Industry on the Brink as Global Pandemic Rages

Air Traffic Control Tower As COVID 19 has officially been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) and cases of COVID 19 grow exponentially here in the United States, many industries have grappled with how to survive in the COVID 19 era. In a time where national ...

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COVID-19 Causes Flight Attendants to Face Massive Layoffs

As the US attempts to contain the spread of COVID-19 by making people stay at home, the aviation industry is suffering deeply. Empty flights, canceled routes and rising costs may lead to between 60-70% of flight staff being let go- almost 2 million people. These workers are mostly on minimum ...

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COVID- 19 Tracking Website

How many of you have been alarmed by the lack of coronavirus testing kits in the US? An article published by CNBC on March 23 called, “How volunteers from tech companies like Amazon, Apple and Google built a coronavirus-tracking site in six days” written by Christina Farr is about a ...

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How COVID-19 impacts ride-sharing business

Because of the rapidly spreading novel coronavirus, several countries have to let their citizens stay at home. Lyft has lost nearly two-thirds of its market value. Uber shares are down by half. The damage to Uber has been less because the company also has a food-delivery service. It became am ...

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Covid-19 and the tourism industry

If you saw a flight to a warm summery destination for less than $100 while you have no business to attend to would you book it? Probably, and so would I. Well as millions of Americans are being advised to not travel due to COVID-19, those enticing airline deals just ...

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COVID-19 Crisis Yields Supply Chain Shift

By: Garrett Domier 3/22/20 We often judge companies based on their malpractices. Yet, we often fail to consider whether inaction is on par with those bad decisions. It was Martin Luther King who said “Throughout history it has been the inaction of those who could have acted, the indifference of those who ...

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How COVID-19 is impacting retail stores in the U.S

In response to the COVID-19 virus, hundreds of retailers including Starbucks, Patagonia, and Nike have either completely closed their retail stores, or have reduced hours and moved to a “take out” or “curbside pickup” format for many grocery stores and other stores such as the paint stores, like Sherwin Williams. ...

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How COVID-19 affect the tourism industry?

Based on the World Economic Forum, the world travel and tourism council have warned the COVID-19 pandemic could cut 50 million jobs worldwide in the travel and tourism industry. Also, Asia is expected to be the worst effect because Asia is the first country that is affected by COVID-19. However, ...

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