In Taiwan, 50 people died in a fire in a high-rise building

Photo: Fatal fire in a residential building in Taiwan According to the police, arson was the cause of the fire, and four suspects were detained. Their motives are being established. In southern Taiwan, in the city of Kaohsiung, a fire broke out in a 13-storey residential building. The fire killed at least 46 people, […]

Woman in 80s found dead in burning house in Rendalen

The woman was taken out of the home by smoke divers and was confirmed dead on the spot. Her relatives have been notified, says operations manager Per Solberg in the Innlandet police district to NTB at 9.15. The emergency services were notified of the fire in Unnsetbrenna in Rendalen at 7 o’clock on Tuesday morning. […]

redwoods wrapped in aluminum to save them from fires

California firefighters are struggling to protect “General Sherman,” the tallest tree in the world, from the advancing flames. Firefighters have wrapped giant sequoias, the tallest trees in the world, in fireproof blankets to protect them from the wildfires ravaging chronically drought-stricken California. A grove of these trees several hundred years old, including the “General Sherman” […]

China’s earthquake spills 150 tons of alcohol

Photo: Rescuers dilute the spilled alcohol The specialists immediately took measures to dilute the alcohol, thus eliminating the danger of fire. As a result of a strong earthquake in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan, more than 150 tons of strong alcohol leaked from the containers. About this on Thursday, September 16, informed издание […]

The rain helps in the fight against Spanish “mega fire”

7,700 hectares have been destroyed by the fire in the Sierra Bermeja mountain range in the province of Malaga during the last five days. – We are facing the most complex fire the forest fire crews have seen in recent years, says Juan Sánchez, who heads the forest fire service in the region of Andalucía. […]

Hundreds of people have been evacuated in Spain as a result of a wild fire

A wildfire in southern Spain has evacuated some 900 people on Thursday and closed several roads, authorities said. The fire broke out on Wednesday evening, September 8, in the mountains of the province of Malaga. About 250 firefighters are fighting the flames and 26 planes are in use. The evacuation of people took place in […]

Climate-related disasters do not cause more deaths

Alarmist weather reports misinform us about extreme heat waves, floods and fires. We have the impression that runaway climate change is causing increasingly deadly calamities. However, the data refutes this claim. One of the best-documented impacts of global warming is the increase in heat extremes, which has recently made headlines around the world. Although rarely […]

Poor air quality hazard due to fires in Northern California – NBC San Diego (20)

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