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Renewable vs. non-renewable power generation across the region (updated every 30 minutes)
Renewables include biomass(36.1%), nuclear(0%), solar(0%) and wind(1.6%). Excludes imports
NASA Picture of the Day: Dust Clouds of the Pacman Nebula
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Stars can create huge and intricate dust sculptures from the dense and dark molecular clouds from which they are born. The tools the stars use to carve their detailed works are high energy light and fast stellar winds. The heat they generate evaporates the dark molecular dust as well as causing ambient hydrogen gas to disperse and glow red. Pictured here, a new open cluster of stars designated IC 1590 is nearing completion around the intricate interstellar dust structures in the emission nebula NGC 281, dubbed the Pac-man Nebula because of its overall shape.
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Asteroid Flybys Over the next 7 Days
NameDateMin Dia. (m)Max Dia. (m)Rel. Velocity (mph)Miss Distance (miles)
329437 (2002 OA22)11th Aug36180913,25915,738,080
(2017 WV13)11th Aug15234267,61628,391,844
(2013 QU1)12th Aug15534842,31624,854,874
(2017 QC36)15th Aug18441322,3637,238,275
445974 (2013 BJ18)16th Aug23252043,50936,705,623
(2005 SQ)16th Aug24254229,72510,219,852
(2020 RC)17th Aug10523649,35735,573,524