Archive for the ‘Carbon’ Category

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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[...]
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Stanford is now the First Major University to Divest from Coal

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by

  Stanford is now the First Major University to Divest from Coal This week Stanford University became the first major university in the country to[...]
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CO2 Beat Historic Level Throughout April

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by

CO2 Beat Historic Level Throughout April The amount of carbon dioxide in the air averaged more than 400 parts per million throughout the whole month[...]
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Renewables and Nuclear Must Triple to Save Climate, Says UN

Posted on April 15th, 2014 by

Renewables and Nuclear Must Triple to Save Climate, Says UN The world needs to triple the energy it gets from nuclear reactors, renewables and power[...]