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Carbon Capture

BHP pledges $20m for low emissions tech

... $20m for low emissions tech February 8, 2016 12:55pm AAP RESOURCES giant BHP Billiton has pledged $20 million for a knowledge centre in Canada's Saskatchewan province to develop carbon capture and storage technologies. BHP will partner with local electricity provider SaskPower for the project. Originally published as BHP pledges $20m for low emissions tech Jump back to top business ...

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Climate Change

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England - Yahoo Finance

... line beneath Lake Champlain in Vermont. A single megawatt can power up to 1,000 homes. Without a hydropower infusion, Baker contends his state won't meet its 2020 target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent from 1990 levels. Beyond that goal, the governor and other regional leaders point to a practical need to replace electricity generation that has or will soon disappear from ...

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Solar

Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid - Yahoo Finance

... In this Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, photo, Nassau Town Supervisor David Fleming poses at the town landfill in Nassau, N.Y. The town proposes to be off the grid and to power its six buildings with solar, wind power and other renewable resources by 2020. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms ...

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Nuclear

Nuclear Development and Political Support Growth | The Energy Collective

... she described in her talk on Thursday was introduced as scheduled; it is in the amendment process now. One of the more personal segments of her talk included mention of the value that nuclear energy could bring to remote communities in Alaska that currently depend on expensive distillate fuels delivered over long distances via transportation routes that are not available year round. She said ...

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Hydroelectric

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England - Yahoo Finance

... Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to authorize long-term contracts between utilities and Canadian hydropower producers is being viewed by some as a potential game-changer in energy-starved New England BOSTON (AP) -- Tapping into Canadian hydropower is hardly a new concept in energy-starved New England. But Massachusetts Gov. ...

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Coal

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England - Yahoo Finance

... Beyond that goal, the governor and other regional leaders point to a practical need to replace electricity generation that has or will soon disappear from the energy landscape. Several oil and coal-fired plants, mostly in Massachusetts, have been mothballed in recent years. Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth will close by 2019; another nuclear facility, Vermont Yankee, was shuttered in 2 ...

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Oil

Crude oil slips after Saudi, Venezuela meeting on prices yields little | Reuters

... TOKYO Crude oil futures were mixed in early Asian trade on Monday after a meeting between OPEC producers Saudi Arabia and Venezuela to discuss coordination on prices ended with few signs there would be steps taken to boost prices. Brent crude futures, LCOc1 the global benchmark was down 9 cents at $33.97 at 0039 GMT. They fell 40 cents to $34.06 a barrel on Friday. U.S. crude futures CLc1 ...

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Gas

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England - Yahoo Finance

... jobs and soaring energy bills for decades to come," said Dan Dolan, the group's president. Dolan said new plants with significant generating capacity are coming online, most fired by natural gas which already accounts for nearly half the region's transmission capability. Hydro-Quebec, he argued, would use increased U.S. exports to subsidize lower prices for its provincial customers, in ...

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Wind

Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid - Yahoo Finance

... Dec. 18, 2015, photo, Nassau Town Supervisor David Fleming poses at the town landfill in Nassau, N.Y. The town proposes to be off the grid and to power its six buildings with solar, wind power and other renewable resources by 2020. (AP Photo/Mike Groll) ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms is ...

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Green Energy

Utilities and Green Corporate Support | The Energy Collective

... The chart below, from Boulder, Colo.-based Renewable Choice Energy, has slightly different numbers, but the graphic representation of the growth in corporate America's interest in green energy is impressive. It also underscores Touati's point above, that this is just the beginning. Of particular interest, Touati said, is that companies outside the information and communications ...

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Renewable Energy

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England - Yahoo Finance

... clean energy procurement that can deliver benefits throughout the region." Some environmentalists are uneasy with the hydro push, fearing it could shift the focus from developing renewable energy sources, notably offshore wind. Hydropower dams, while less environmentally harmful than carbon-based fuels, can disrupt water quality in rivers and damage ecosystems, according to critics. New ...

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Alternative Energy

Can the ACT rely entirely on alternative energy?

... the preferred theme for the Canberra Liberals in October's election, it is possible that ACT Labor will trumpet its success in leading the nation in powering the city entirely from alternative energy sources by 2020, or thereabouts. On the face of it, Labor won't have an opponent on that issue, because Liberal leader Jeremy Hanson has been very quiet about it, other than saying that ACT power ...

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Carbon Credits

Science cuts cruel the climate

... the electorate for failing to live up to the pledge to tackle global warming. Mr Abbott exploited the scepticism generated by Labor's failure and Julia Gillard's perceived duplicity on a carbon tax, only to find himself woefully out of step with international determination to act to address climate change. Mr Turnbull flagged an intention to retire from politics in 2010, only to change his ...

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