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Energy state Dems in Senate races split from Obama

04/16/2014 Scrapping to keep a West Virginia Senate seat Democratic in a state that's sprinted to the right, Natalie Tennant is counting on her alle...

Carbon capture technology company receives grant for pilot plant

04/16/2014 Skyonic Corp., an Austin-based carbon-capture technology company, has been awarded a $500,000 CAD grant from the Climate Change and Emiss...

D.C. Circuit declines to throw out MACT rule because of costs


Southern agrees to coal research with Chinese firm

04/16/2014 Southern Co. says it has signed a deal with a state-owned Chinese coal and energy company to work together to develop coal technologies, ...

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 ...

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