Since the beginning of the locomotives of the Omsk Railway added 37 new electric locomotives

Ongoing large-scale renewal of the traction of the locomotive depot operational Omsk new generation of electric locomotives. Since the beginning of the year made 37 new mainline freight locomotives 2ES6 "Ekaterinburg". Thus, to date inventory stock locomotive depot operational Omsk has 120 units of new electric "Ekaterinburg" held technical certification and placed in service.

2ES6-271 "Ekaterinburg" was built in 2013

In total, in 2013, expected to arrive from the manufacturing plant "JSC Ural Locomotives" 90 new electric locomotives. For these purposes, JSC "Russian Railways" send more than 8 billion rubles of investment funds. Last year in Omsk

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On the East Kazakhstan tornado hit

July 30, 2013. On the East Kazakhstan real tornado hit! Huge crater managed to capture it on a cell phone camera area residents, who were traveling on the highway Ust-Kamenogorsk — Families evening of July 28, says "Time" in its issue dated 30.07.2013, the (E.Fomina).

East of the country at the weekend was at the mercy of the weather. Heavy rain, hail, and then a strong wind hit the region.

"Gusts of wind reached 28 meters per second," — told us in the press service of the Department of Emergency Situations (CSR) area.

It is no wonder that

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Tropical storm Mangkhut hit Vietnam

August 8, 2013. Tropical storm "Manghut" reached the coast of Vietnam on August 7 and unleashed on the country the strongest thunderstorms.

The day before, on August 6, NASA's "Aqua" took a picture of the storm in the infrared range. The image shows that the temperature of the upper boundary of its storm clouds reached? 63 ° C, which indicates a strong storm with a probability of heavy rains. By the way, the same picture can be seen to the east of South China's land surface temperature reaches +26,8 ° C. And it's at night!

Around 8:00 pm

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Flooding in the Far East

Amur Oblast. Flood

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The Governor of the Amur region: water falls, but still a lot of problems

August 11, 2013. In the Far East by the floods affected more than 11.5 thousand. In the Amur region due to heavy rains the situation has deteriorated dramatically. Flooded nearly 750 homes in which they live about 1200 people. More information about the flood situation said on the phone the regional governor Oleg Kozhemyako.

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Risk area: Khabarovsk is preparing for a record flood

August 11, 2013. In

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Russia has more money on enriching uranium on a new contract with USEC

The U.S. company USEC in the first half of 2013 has paid for the services of Russian uranium enrichment by $ 36.2 million more than in the same period last year, the company said in a statement.

The document notes that the increase is due to 3% increase in the cost of acquisition SWU (separative work unit, the conditional measure of the cost of enrichment services) as part of the US-Russian HEU-LEU program, authorized agent for which is USEC, as well as the start of deliveries with the second quarter, according to a new long-term contract with

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Summer 2013 was the shortest in the history of the Arctic

August 6, 2013. After analyzing temperature data from several observation points at the north pole of the planet, scientists have come to the conclusion that this year the Arctic July was particularly cold. Temperatures lower than normal impact on the duration of the summer in the Arctic, shortening it considerably.

In the top of the Arctic lands and waters of the warm season, when the formation of new ice stops, takes about 90 days. But in 2013, for some reason in the specified period of time managed to hold the fly less than half. Similar temperature behavior and the

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Rubezhansky cardboard production in January increased by one-third

Rubezhansky cardboard production in January increased by one-third

February 18, 2013 Rubezhansky Cardboard and Packaging Mill (RKTK, Luhansk region.), One of the largest producers of paperboard, in January 2013 issued 10,370,000 sq corrugated boxes, which is 32% more than in January-2012 .

Climate change could leave residents without water Caribbean

September 7, 2013. The conference, which began this week on the island of St. Lucia, discusses the impact of climate change on drinking water in the region of the Caribbean Sea. The general consensus — the situation is very deplorable.

Sea-level rise can lead to contamination of drinking water supplies, and patterns of climate change — cause a deficit rainfall, filling water tanks.

According to the Caribbean Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, in August 2012, some of the island faced with a period of dry weather, including Grenada and Anguilla. By July 2013 the same weather conditions were observed in

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In Komsomolsk-on-Amur river level exceeded 9 meters

September 8, 2013. NASA

September 11, 2013. On Wednesday, September 11, the continuing flood Amur overcame two new milestone. So, in Komsomolsk-on-Amur river level exceeded 9 meters in Nizhnetambovskoye? 10 meters.

A very common mistake? These values assume the general rise of water. For zero at each gauging station received a long-term average level of the river. During dry periods and seasons of water in the river drops below this value, a full-flowing? above.

After lingering snowy winter and cool wet spring that summer Cupid entered full-flowing. Summer? traditionally wet season in the Far East, the culmination

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Atlantic hurricane season comes to anti-record

September 6, 2013. Atlantic hurricane season of 2013, which initially predicted as active, has a chance to put the record by the absence of hurricanes in the semifinal in the middle of September. As of September 5, in an active season is seven tropical storms, but there is not a single hurricane.

See also: Most tropical storms does not match the peak of the season

In the history of the first most satellite observations began in the late hurricane "Gustav", collected by the hurricane September 11, 2002 off the coast of New England. In this whirlwind began his

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