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EPA reports lower GHG emissions

04/15/2014 Greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) in the U.S. decreased 3.4 percent in 2012 from 2011, according to a report from the U.S. Environmental Pro...

Ontario shuts down final coal-fired power plant, officially coal-free


Ontario has become the first jurisdiction in North America to eliminate electricity produced from coal-fired power plants.

Court upholds EPA emission standards

04/15/2014 A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the Environmental Protection Agency's emission standards for hazardous air pollutants from coal...

Clean Coal: Carbon capture pilot begins at Polk IGCC plant

04/14/2014 The U.S. Department of Energy and Tampa Electric Company (TECO) (NYSE: TE) came together this week to celebrate the successful startup of...

Endevco charge output accelerometer

04/14/2014 Meggitt Sensing Systems has made available its Endevco model 2280, a hermetically sealed, triaxial, piezoelectric charge output accelerom...

Modern Efficiency In Coal-Fired Production

04/14/2014 While many power producers are shuttering their coal-fired generating assets and looking to other fuel sources to replace the generation ...

Mitsubishi Hitachi signs $77.8 million deal for 501J gas turbine


A deal to build what may be the most efficient combined cycle power plant in the U.S. was finalized last week in Tulsa, Okla.

East Kentucky Power Coop will deactivate coal-fired power plant

04/14/2014 East Kentucky Power Cooperative (EKPC) will deactivate the coal-fired Dale Station over the next year and indefinitely cease operations a...

Climate panel says emissions rising, avoids blame

04/14/2014 The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change on Sunday highlighted the disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and wh...

Pennsylvania DEP urges EPA to consider states when developing GHG guidelines for existing fossil fuel power plants

04/11/2014 Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) submitted a white paper to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), en...

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