In 2003, the government began deregulating fuel prices, announced the privatization of the country's four oil refineries, and instituted the National Economic Empowerment Development Strategy, a domestically designed and run program modeled on the IMF's Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility for fiscal and monetary management.
North Korea also began the discharge of spent fuel rods in December 2007, but it did not provide a declaration of its nuclear programs by the end of the year.
Kazakhstan Kazakhstan, the largest of the former Soviet republics in territory, excluding Russia, possesses enormous fossil fuel reserves and plentiful supplies of other minerals and metals.
Smolny shut off all electric lights in theatres, shops and restaurants, cut down the number of street cars, and confiscated the private stores of fire-wood held by the fuel-dealers….
The curiosity that impelled phreakersis the same one that fuels hackers; the two groups merged neatly into onehigh-tech subculture.
But Theseus‘ thin, infinitely attenuate fuel line reached all the way back to the sun; she could turn on the proverbial dime.
No doubt our masters would have preferred to load her up with nukes and particle cannons as well as her scientific payload, but not even a telemattered fuel stream can change the laws of inertia.
The idea of transmitting antimatter specs as a fuel template is, so far as I know, all mine.
The more thou sparest thyself and followest the flesh, the more heavy shall thy punishment be, and the more fuel art thou heaping up for the burning.
To derive plausible guesses for Theseus‘s fuel mass, accelleration, and travel time I resorted to The Relativistic Rocket46, maintained by the mathematical physicist John Baez at UC Riverside.
Imports - commodities: foodstuffs, machinery and equipment, miscellaneous manufactured goods, fuel Imports - partners: Australia 33%, Fiji 27.1%, Japan 18.1%, NZ 6.9% (2006) Economic aid - recipient: $27.84 million largely from UK and Japan (2005) Debt - external: $10 million (1999 est.)
Kaledin being in possession of the coal-mines of the Don, the fuel question became urgent.