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Carbon Capture

Can 1 Power Plant Clean Up Coal and Make Money? - Scientific American

... Future of the coal industry? The ambitious and expensive carbon capture and sequestration power plant in Kemper County, Miss. Credit: XTUV0010 via Wikimedia Commons DEKALB, Miss.—The nation's first coal-fired power plant aiming to capture the majority of its carbon dioxide emissions rises like a silver city from a vast, cleared plot of Mississippi pine forests. The Kemper County ...

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Climate Change

Scientists Urge For Funds To Prevent Coastal Disasters, Not Just Recover From Them

... July 23 (Reuters) - A group of top scientists has called for a fundamental change to how the United States deals with risks to its Atlantic and Gulf coasts from storms and climate change in a National Research Council report released Wednesday. Urging a "national vision" toward addressing coastal risks, the report comes on the heels of a Reuters analysis published earlier this month ...

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Solar

NASA puts out call for satellite communication services on Mars | Reuters

... Mars. The U.S. space agency needs to keep in touch with its rovers, landers and orbiters that have been chipping away at studies and experiments to learn if the planet most like Earth in the solar system ever supported life. The robotic probes, however, are useless if they cannot relay their results, and the two communication satellites currently in orbit are getting old. The Mars Odyssey ...

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Nuclear

US Senate panel approves Vietnam nuke agreement - Yahoo News

... by 2030 to meet its growing demand for electricity. It has already signed contracts with Russia to build two reactors by 2020 and with Japan to build another two. The Washington-based Nuclear Energy Institute, which promotes nuclear technology, estimates that the agreement could generate $10 billion to $20 billion dollars in business for U.S. firms, although critics say it remains uncertain if ...

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Hydroelectric

India bids to reassert influence in Nepal with power pact | Reuters

... treaty designed to shut out China to the benefit of Indian companies. "The draft impinges on the sovereign right of Nepal to allow investors other than India in the development of hydropower and renewable energy," said a former Nepali water resources minister, Lakshman Ghimire. Modi came to power on a promise to make India an economic and military power and his invitation to all South ...

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Coal

UPDATE 2-Miner Cliffs reports loss on weaker commodity prices, volumes | Reuters

... its chief executive, reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss on Wednesday because of weak commodity prices and a decline in sales volumes. The Cleveland-based iron ore and metallurgical coal producer slightly lowered its forecast for full-year sales and production volume for U.S. iron ore to 22 million tons because of icy winter weather, which hampered shipments. The new forecast is at ...

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Oil

Oil smuggling finances Islamic State's new caliphate | Reuters

... A member of the Kurdish security forces takes up position with his weapon as he guards a section of an oil refinery, which is being brought on a truck to Kalak refinery in the outskirts of Arbil, in Iraq's Kurdistan region, July 14, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Stringer BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State militants seized four small oilfields when they swept through north Iraq last month and ...

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Gas

Analysis- Puerto Rico debt crisis headed for US-style bankruptcy resolution | Reuters

... to the current dearth of big corporate bankruptcies, funds are scrambling for investment opportunities. AVOIDING BAILOUTS That could be a boon for PREPA as it needs to convert to natural gas-fuelled plants but is unlikely to get financing from traditional muni investors who may now shun all things Puerto Rico. The island commonwealth also must borrow to pay for the oil it uses to fire ...

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Wind

European Wind Turbine Forecasts Cut as Power Demand Falls - Businessweek

... almost tripling to 10 gigawatts. Installations in Spain are predicted to rise to 26 gigawatts from 23 gigawatts, with those in Italy rising to 12 gigawatts from 8.5 gigawatts. EWEA said wind power will probably provide 442 terawatt hours of power consumption in 2020, about 15 percent of the bloc's total. Its previous forecast saw wind providing 581 terawatt hours of electricity, or 16 percent ...

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Geothermal

Geoscart secures millions for Sainsbury's geothermal rollout - 23 Jul 2014 - News from BusinessGreen

... A UK-based geothermal energy company has secured £15m to roll out its technology at 15 Sainsbury’s stores this year, with further financing lined up to expand the business over the coming years. Geoscart, formerly known as Greenfield Energy, yesterday confirmed it had agreed a long-term financing deal with Macquarie Lending to deploy its systems, which integrate geothermal energy ...

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Biofuels

UPDATE 2-EU approves UK capacity market, renewable support scheme | Reuters

... * EU Commission approves Britain's capacity payments, CfDs * Green groups criticise decision on capacity market * Commission not decided on investment contracts to biomass (Adds detail, comments on capacity payments to coal plants; names biomass projects) By Nina Chestney LONDON, July 23 (Reuters) - The European Commission gave the go-ahead to Britain's proposed energy capacity market ...

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Renewable Energy

Europe To Build Only 192 GW of Wind Power Capacity by 2020

... and rapidly evolving national frameworks has contributed to these new scenarios," EWEA Deputy Chief Executive Officer Justin Wilkes said in the statement. Spain has eliminated renewable energy subsidies, Germany has pared them back and in the U.K., developers have canceled more than 5,500 megawatts of offshore wind projects in the past year. Policymakers across the region are shifting ...

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Alternative Energy

EU sets new energy savings target at 30% - Yahoo News

... gas reduction target for 2030. Setting the level higher will give industry and business the incentive to do more, creating much needed jobs and putting Europe in the "vanguard" of alternative energy development. - Environmentalists disappointed - Environmentalists wanted the Commission to go much further, arguing that only more substantial cuts would be enough to make a real difference to ...

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