New York Voices Initiating Change — “You Had Us At Page One”

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 23:00:45 +0000

In case you’ve not had the fortune of reading humansofny yet, this is a good time to start. Every story is unique, sharing the breadth of human experience in New York. The stories are diverse, authentic, and most often shining in some way with hope. They include the best glow of humankind — the inspirations, […]

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U.S. EIA Projects That Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Will Rise Over The Next 30 Years

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 16:30:06 +0000

In our International Energy Outlook 2021, we project that global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions will increase for countries both inside and outside of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) over the next 30 years under current laws and regulations. Between 2020 and 2050, we project that total energy-related CO2 emissions will increase by 5% […]

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Post-Industrial & Toxic Sites Can “Exude Optimism” When Reclaimed Aesthetically (Video)

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 15:35:16 +0000

The winner of a major landscape architectural award explains that there exists massive potential and sublime beauty in places that may seem, at first blush, to be trashed.

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DTE Energy Will Close Belle River Coal Power Plant Two Years Early

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 17:09:19 +0000

Detroit-based DTE Energy said it will cease all coal use at its Belle River Power Plant no later than December 2028, at least two years earlier than the facility’s previously scheduled 2030 end date. The Belle River Power Plant comprises two electric generating units, each with a maximum gross design generating output of 697 MW. […]

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DTE Energy Will Close Belle River Coal Power Plant Two Years Early

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 17:09:19 +0000

Detroit-based DTE Energy said it will cease all coal use at its Belle River Power Plant no later than December 2028, at least two years earlier than the facility’s previously scheduled 2030 end date. The Belle River Power Plant comprises two electric generating units, each with a maximum gross design generating output of 697 MW. […]

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India’s ‘Unprecedented’ Coal Shortages Paralyzing Power Generation

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 18:12:11 +0000

Stricken by a surge in global coal prices and freight costs, several Indian coal power plants are fielding a critical coal supply shortage that has forced some to curtail power. Fearing a power crisis, the Ministry of Power recently directed hydropower generators to defer scheduled maintenance through October. The Ministry of Coal, meanwhile, this week […]

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Enel CEO: ‘Please Put Price on Carbon’

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 15:08:42 +0000

Coal Fired Power Plant with Wind Turbine

The head of Europe’s largest utility said countries need to put a price on carbon in order to cut emissions of greenhouse gases and meet climate targets. Francesco Starace, CEO of Italy-based Enel, speaking Oct. 5 at the Reuters Impact virtual summit, said the world’s larger economies need to lead on developing strategies and taking […]

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Enel CEO: ‘Please Put Price on Carbon’

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 15:08:42 +0000

Coal Fired Power Plant with Wind Turbine

The head of Europe’s largest utility said countries need to put a price on carbon in order to cut emissions of greenhouse gases and meet climate targets. Francesco Starace, CEO of Italy-based Enel, speaking Oct. 5 at the Reuters Impact virtual summit, said the world’s larger economies need to lead on developing strategies and taking […]

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Carbon Capture’s Other Dirty Secret: Nowhere To Put It (Part 2 of 2)

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 20:35:22 +0000

Failure to address CCS problems of magnitude, physics of underground storage, and resultant costs is a policy failure of staggering proportions.

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Carbon Capture’s Other Dirty Secret: Nowhere To Put It (Part 1 of 2)

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 20:05:19 +0000

The combination of failures to address the CO2 sequestration problems of magnitude of emissions, the physics of underground storage at scale, and the resultant costs is truly a policy failure of staggering proportions. It is willful blindness.

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