October 2023 Global Drought Narrative

Overview: Dry conditions persisted across much of Canada, South America, Australia, northern China, and the Mediterranean region during October 2023, while beneficial precipitation fell across some of the drought areas in the other continents. Anomalously warm conditions continued to dominate all of the continents. It was a record-warm October for Asia and South America, with Africa, Europe, and North America having the second warmest October.

Source: State of the Climate Report

October 2023 Monthly Regional Analysis

October temperature anomalies relative to their 1910-2000 mean: North America, +1.93 degress Celsius; South America, +2.34 degress Celsius; Europe, +2.47 degress Celsius; Africa, +1.75 degress Celsius; Asia, +2.77 degress Celsius; Oceania, +1.09 degress Celsius; Caribbean Islands, +1.71 degress Celsius; Atlantic MDR, +1.80 degress Celsius; Gulf of Mexico, +1.06 degress Celsius; Hawaiian Region, +0.45 degress Celsius; East N Pacific, +1.06 degress Celsius

Source: State of the Climate Report

October 2023 Monthly Global Climate Report

The combined average temperature over global land and ocean surfaces for October was 1.34 degrees C (2.41 degress Fahrenheit) above the 1901-2000 average of 15.5 degrees C (59.9 degress Fahrenheit).

Source: State of the Climate Report

October 2023 Monthly National Climate Report

The October contiguous U.S. average temperature was 56.12 degress Fahrenheit, 2.01 degress Fahrenheit above the 1901-2000 average. The precipitation total was 2.14 inches, 0.02 inches below average.

Source: State of the Climate Report

September 2023 Monthly National Climate Report

The September contiguous U.S. average temperature was 67.77 degress Fahrenheit, 2.91 degress Fahrenheit above the 1901-2000 average. The precipitation total was 2.10 inches, 0.39 inches below average.Source: State of the Climate Report

TECO 2030 and Yokogawa Sign Partnership and Investment Agreement for the Utilization of Hydrogen Fuel Cells in Industrial Applications

TECO 2030 ASA (“TECO 2030”, OSE: TECO, OTCQX: TECFF, ISIN: NO0010887516) and Yokogawa Electric Corporation (“Yokogawa Electric”, TOKYO: 6841) announce that they have signed a strategic partnership and investment agreement regarding the development of technology for utilizing hydrogen fuel cells in industrial applications.Source: Yokogawa Electric Corporation

Yokogawa Solution Service and Microwave Chemical Conclude a Joint Development Agreement for Construction of a Small-scale Distributed Chemical Recycling System that Uses Microwave Heating

Yokogawa Solution Service Corporation announces the conclusion of an agreement with Microwave Chemical Co., Ltd. on the joint development of a small-scale distributed chemical recycling system that uses microwave heating.Source: Yokogawa Electric Corporation

Yokogawa Completes Installation of High-Performance Combustion Control Solution at Poland’s Largest Waste-to-Energy Plant

Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) announces that Yokogawa Poland has completed installation of the FuzEvent combustion control solution at a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant operated by Krakowski Holding Komunalny SA in Krakow, Poland….Source: Yokogawa Electric Corporation

Port of Rotterdam and Yokogawa Kick Off Study to Increase Energy and Resource Efficiency Across Industries

The Port of Rotterdam Authority and Yokogawa Electric Corporation announce that they have initiated a feasibility study into increasing cross-industry integration for the efficient use of energy and utilities in the Rotterdam industrial cluster to contribute to ambitious regional decarbonization goals.

Source: Yokogawa Electric Corporation

Yokogawa Releases Upgrade for OpreX Data Model Broker Plant Data Transformation Platform

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces the release of Design Diagram Converter, a new OpreXTM Data Model Broker component.

Source: Yokogawa Electric Corporation