Archive for the ‘Carbon’ Category

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Study Says US Coal Exports to South Korea Will Reduce CO2

Posted on August 27th, 2014 by

Study Says US Coal Exports to South Korea Will Reduce CO2 A study by researchers at Duke University and the University of Calgary has compared[...]
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Effort to Produce a Gallon of Tar Sands Oil Can Send an EV Over 30 Miles

Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by

Effort to Produce a Gallon of Tar Sands Oil Can Send an EV Over 30 Miles A new report published over at Hybrid Cars reveals[...]
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Beijing To Ban Coal By The End of the Decade

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

Beijing To Ban Coal By The End of the Decade The Chinese state press agency, Xinhua, has reported that Beijing is planning to ban coal[...]
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Delaying Climate Measures Will Cost Billions More, Whitehouse Warns

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by

Delaying Climate Measures Will Cost Billions More, Whitehouse Warns Failing to act quickly on climate change can greatly increase the cost of ensuing carbon emissions,[...]
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India Doubles Coal Tax, Favors Clean Energy Projects

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

India Doubles Coal Tax, Favors Clean Energy Projects India’s finance minister has decided to double the tax on every metric ton of coal mined or[...]
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Australia Becomes First Counrty to Repeal Carbon Levies

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

Australia Becomes First Country to Repeal Carbon Levies Australia made history by being the first nation to abolish laws requiring companies to pay for carbon[...]
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Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by

  Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2 Researchers just killed two birds with one stone by developing a new process to[...]
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EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

  EU Seen Cutting Coal Use by Quadrupling Carbon Price Europe could persuade utilities to shift from coal burning to cleaner natural gas by quadrupling[...]
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Rising Coal Use Imperils EU Emissions Deal

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 by

Rising Coal Use Imperils EU Emissions Deal The European Union’s attempt to cut greenhouse-gas emissions is threatened again as even developed member nations from the[...]
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Gore Predicts Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline

Posted on June 19th, 2014 by

Gore Predicts Rejection of Keystone XL Pipeline Al Gore, who considers the Keystone XL pipeline as an atrocity, said he thinks President Barack Obama is[...]
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Americans Willing to Pay More to Curb Climate Change

Posted on June 12th, 2014 by

Americans Willing to Pay More to Curb Climate Change According to the Bloomberg National Poll, Americans are willing to bear the cost of fighting climate[...]
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Technology to Help Reduce Methane Emissions

Posted on June 11th, 2014 by

Technology has been cited as key to helping the oil and natural gas industries meet a new policy statement from the Obama administration regarding methane[...]
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Obama Emission Rules Overlook Gas Leaks, Says Scientists

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

Obama Emission Rules Overlook Gas Leaks, Says Scientists According to scientists, President Obama’s plan to fight global warming underestimates pollution from natural gas. Researchers from[...]
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Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by

Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy A World War II-era power plant that supplied energy to much of the Missouri[...]
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CO2 Market Hurt by Russia, Australia Policy, Says World Bank

Posted on May 29th, 2014 by

CO2 Market Hurt by Russia, Australia Policy, Says World Bank Efforts to put a value on greenhouse-gas emissions to contain global warming are being hurt[...]
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Power Decarbonization Cost Climbs 22% to $44 Trillion, Says IEA

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Power Decarbonization Cost Climbs 22% to $44 Trillion, Says IEA The cost of reducing carbon emissions from power generation enough to restrict global warming to[...]