“Capacity” in the news

Example collocations

installed capacity
maximum capacity
production capacity
seating capacity
storage capacity

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· Push for members, emergency services to get grand final ticket priority  
Kennett felt stadiums could host crowds of about a third of their capacity with enough space between groups of spectators to minimise the risk of spreading the virus, and industry sources said a sweet spot for the Melbourne Cricket Ground would be about 30,000 fans to enable social distancing but also be financially viable for the venue.
· Republicans sue California over expanded mail-in voting  
Capacity limits on beaches.
The Guardian
· Global report: US suspends travel from Brazil as school reopen in parts of Australia  
But officials warned locals to expect travel delays, with buses and trains operating at significantly reduced capacity due to distancing requirements.
The Japan Times
· Panasonic pulls plug on white goods production in Thailand after more than 40-year run  
In Thailand, where it has an annual capacity of 500,000 units, Panasonic began producing air conditioners in 2017, largely supplying them to emerging countries in Asia, the spokeswoman said.
The Japan Times
· Fading fossil fuel prices next big test for Russia’s battered economy  
Russia ranks 109th in the world for renewable energy capacity, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
Seeking Alpha
· Campari: Stock Is Too Expensive As Restaurants Remain Closed  
Further drop in sales and profit is expected in the most important Q2, as the restaurants either remain closed or operate at reduced capacity.
The Japan Times
· Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi ties more crucial than ever as pandemic rocks carmakers  
Given that Nissan is planning to reduce capacity to about 5.4 million vehicles a year from 7 million, one key question is whether Renault will be able to do the same — given the pressure it faces not to cut jobs and especially in the current environment of economically damaging shutdowns.
The Age
· AFL releases fixture for first four rounds of restarted season  
And the AFL has left the door open for a potential return of crowds in some capacity – if it's allowed by the health authorities.