Coal Power

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First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

In Which a Democratic Candidate Turns Off the White House’s Lights

West Virginia's Natalie Tennant, who's running a Senate race that the handicappers expect her to lose, arrives on the airwaves with an expert trolling of the White House. In her first general election commercial, Tennant tsk-tsks a White House that doesn't ... [Published Slate - David Weigel - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Chines investors meet Shahbaz

LAHORE, July 27 (APP): A delegation of Chinese investors associated with energy sector and Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif here Sunday discussed matters pertaining to setting up of coal power projects and developing mining area. ... [Published Associated Press of Pakistan - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Watch a coal power station that stood for 44 years disappear in 10 seconds

[embedded content]Early this morning, the three towers of the Didcot power station in the UK were pulled down in a controlled explosion.The cooling towers were voted Britain’s third-ugliest building by readers of Country Life magazine—but were also local ... [Published Quartz - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Clean coal power plan up for sale

Plans for a £3bn clean coal power station creating 4,000 jobs near Hatfield Colliery could be back on track after it was put up for sale.Owners 2CO Energy have started negotiations with Norwegian company Sargas to sell the Don Valley Power Project over ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

How long now till Old King Coal leaves power?

Since 2010, annual EU power generation from fossil fuels has fallen by a huge 200TWh – that’s more than the UK’s entire fleet of coal power stations (140 TWh). And that’s because of falling electricity demand, and more renewables coming on line. As a ... [Published Friends of the Earth UK - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

India keen to partner with UK in renewable energy space: Piyush Goyal

According to reports, the government is keen to partner with the UK for harnessing the country’s energy potential, mainly in the renewable energy sector, Power Minister PiyushGoyal said today. The matter was discussed during a meeting between Goyal and ... [Published Panchabuta-Renewable Energy & Cleantech in India - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

7/25/2014: Business: 36,000 cr worth of power projects stuck for coal

NEW DELHI: Power projects worth around ` 36,150 crore and a generation capacity of 7,230 MW are stranded due to coal shortage, Piyush Goyal, minister for coal, power and renewable energy, said in the Lok Sabha on Thursday. “As far as coal-based... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Bloomberg: capacity market will boost coal power

The UK capacity market, which received the green light from Europe yesterday, will prolong the lives of some of the country’s oldest coal power stations, according to analysis from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.Bloomberg claims the policy will do little ... [Published Utility Week - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Survey: Climate Experts Favor Retiring Coal, Keeping Nuclear

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Illustration: iStock If you were the scientific advisor to a $200-billion venture capital fund that aims to limit global warming over the next 20 years, what investment would you recommend as having the ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Japan to increase support for coal power

Japan is to increase its support for coal-fired power plants built in other countries that use the latest coal technologies, the nation said in a policy statement yesterday.Behind Japan’s move is a theory that, if developed nations provide financial support ... [Published Power Engineering International - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Coal Power, Japan, Coal
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

UK and Germany biggest coal polluters in the EU

Coal power plants across the EU are undermining climate change efforts, reveals the 'Europe’s Dirty 30' report, released today by the Climate Action Network (CAN), WWF, the European Environmental Bureau, the Health and Environment Alliance (HEAL) and ... [Published Voice of Russia - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

FutureGen clean coal power project wins appeals court ruling

A three-judge panel of the Illinois Appellate Court ruled that utilities can be required to impose a surcharge on customers’ bills to help pay for the $1.7 billion FutureGen 2.0 power plant .Commonwealth Edison Co. and other retail power suppliers operating ... [Published Power Engineering - Jul 22 2014]

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UPDATE #2: Greenpeace responds:   " We have no interest in getting Amazon's data wrong, which is why we asked them to share their own data with us and the public. Unlike other companies, Amazon declined to do that. We have used the best public sources we can to determine their energy mix, which means government or utility data. We would be very happy to update Amazon's data if it simply followed the lead of Apple, Google, Facebook and became more transparent with the public about its energy mix and use."
The dean of the ResearchResearch Institute of Coal Industry Planning and Design, Zhou Tong, commented [in Chinese] : "This is a process of pollution transfer which I feel is not rational... It is neither desirable nor feasible to keep yourself clean by piling the garbage at your neighbor's door."
NEW DELHI: Power projects worth around ` " 36,150 crore and a generation capacity of 7,230 MW are stranded due to coal shortage, Piyush Goyal, minister for coal power and renewable energy, said in the Lok Sabha on Thursday. “As far as coal-based..."
The Department of EnergyDepartment of Energy and Climate Change’s Public Attitudes Tracking Survey shows 80 per cent of the UK public back "the use of renewable energy for providing our electricity, fuel and heat" , while just one in 20 opposes the idea

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Thar Coal: From dark to the light [Published Pakistan Observer - Jul 26 2014]
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Why the Amazon Fire Is the Dirtiest Smartphone [Published Motherboard Magazine - Jul 25 2014]
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China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published Greenpeace USA - Jul 25 2014]
Clean coal power plan up for sale [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 25 2014]
How long now till Old King Coal leaves power? [Published Friends of the Earth UK - Jul 25 2014]
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In Which a Democratic Candidate Turns Off the W... [Published Slate - David Weigel - 10 hours ago]
West Virginia's Natalie Tennant, who's running a Senate race that the handicappers expect her to lose, arrives on the airwaves with an expert trolling of the White House. In her first general election commercial, Tennant tsk-tsks a White House that doesn't ...
South Africa’s Innovative Energy Policy [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Jul 25 2014]
Photo credit: Kalle Pihlajasaari South Africa is leading the charge of developing renewable energy in sub-Saharan Africa in part due to policy that provides a conducive investment environment to entice developers to investigate projects within the ...
China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published The Greenpeace weblog - Jul 25 2014]
There is a potential storm on the horizon of China's energy policy: coal-to-gas. There could be 50 coal-to-gas projects operational within the next decade, producing 225 billion cubic metres of synthetic natural gas [SNG] per year, if all of ...
China's planned coal-to-gas plants to emit over... [Published Greenpeace news - Jul 25 2014]
There is a potential storm on the horizon of China's energy policy: coal-to-gas. There could be 50 coal-to-gas projects operational within the next decade, producing 225 billion cubic metres of synthetic natural gas [SNG] per year, if all of ...
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