Once fully operational, the carbon dioxide injection facility will reduce Gorgon’s greenhouse gas emissions by about 4%, or more than 100 million tonnes over the life of the injection project
Power Engineering Exclusive: With a new presidential administration, the questions of how to achieve the limits on contaminants from flue gas desulfurization (FGD) wastewater and the time frame for implementation have been put into question and uncertainty reigns within the industry.
The New Source Review program of the Clean Air Act needs reform. In 2002, the Bush EPA attempted to reform the NSR program with common-sense changes such as exemptions for pollution control projects, routine maintenance, and clean unit tests.
If your facility is classified as a major source of HAPs, but your actual emissions are below 10/25 tpy, you should re-evaluate your current permits to see if your facility could benefit from this change in policy.
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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced his appointments after saying he would block scientists who receive federal research grants from serving.
During that time 19.7 GW of coal units retired, while another 5.6 GW converted to natural gas.
A new report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration indicates carbon dioxide emissions for power generation have fallen below emissions from the transportation sector for the first time since the late 1970s.
POWER-GEN Keynote Session Highlights Industry's Changing Landscape