Champions Cup group stages: Learnings as the last 16 is confirmed

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By Matt Hardy The Champions Cup group stages have concluded and we know the 16 teams who have progressed through to the knockout stages. Five teams from England have made the cut while eight from the United Rugby Championship (URC) will feature at the end of March in the next round. Here are our four takeaways from this weekend. United Rugby successesAstonishingly, all eight of the URC teams who qualified for the pool stages of this competition have gone on to qualify for the round of 16. While the Irish sides in the URC have traditionally done well in the competition, it is a breath of fresh … Read More “Champions Cup group stages: Learnings as the last 16 is confirmed”

Technology costs and inflation could drive up price of wind power

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By Nicholas Earl The price of wind power could rise in the coming years, with energy specialist Cornwall Insight warning the upcoming contracts for difference (CfD) scheme could soon drive an upturn in generation costs. The fifth allocation round for the CfD scheme is expected in March, with the previous four rounds developing a trend of falling prices for offshore wind assets. However, senior consultant Alex Asher believes the next round could buck expectations. He argues there are a range of potential factors that could reverse trends, such as high inflation and geopolitical uncertainty whic… Read More “Technology costs and inflation could drive up price of wind power”

17 Passive Income Ideas for Seniors to Boost Retirement Income

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Retirement can be a time to relax and enjoy the fruits of your labor, but for many seniors, the reality is that their fixed income is not enough to sustain their desired lifestyle. That’s where passive income comes in. It requires little to no effort to maintain and can provide a consistent revenue stream for retirees. In this article, we’ll explore several passive income ideas that seniors can use to boost their retirement income and live more comfortably and securely. Passive Income Ideas for Seniors to Boost Retirement Income1. Sell Your Product on Etsy or Amazon. If you have a knack for de… Read More “17 Passive Income Ideas for Seniors to Boost Retirement Income”

Maritime Photo and Art Exhibit – ‘The Return of Byron Huart: Before, After and Present’ at Montclair Public Library

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Multi-disciplined photographer, artist, and maritime historian Byron Huart, formerly a Montclair resident, revisits his hometown with a brand-new, temporary exhibit now on view in Montclair Public Library’s Gallery. Visitors will see Huart’s maritime photography and artwork, including cityscapes, seascapes, and sunset scenes. His maritime photography tells the story of the Port of New York’s cruise shipping boom before the 2020 pandemic,the shutdown of the industry during the COVID 19 pandemic, and the return of cruise ships in 2021-22. Huart also will be showcasing select pieces of artwork th… Read More “Maritime Photo and Art Exhibit – ‘The Return of Byron Huart: Before, After and Present’ at Montclair Public Library”

The Canucks Blew It With Bruce Boudreau As Team Circles In On New Coach

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The Vancouver Canucks are a total clown show right now and the way things are brewing with Bruce Boudreau doesn’t make it look any better. It all started on Thursday when multiple reports indicated that the team was getting close to naming TNT studio analyst Rick Tocchet as its next head coach. Obviously, the news got to incumbent coach Boudreau and the Canucks have not made the move yet. And Boudreau has been put in a tough situation, having an emotional response when asked about the situation and how is approaching the weekend with back-to-back games. “I don’t know yet,” Boudreau said at Fri… Read More “The Canucks Blew It With Bruce Boudreau As Team Circles In On New Coach”