G20 Environment Ministers: No Consensus on Phasing Out Coal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 16:36:54 +0000

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The U.S., UK and other countries want world governments to commit to a phaseout of the use and financing of coal-fired power generation, but officials who met at the G20 Environment Ministers Meeting summit in Naples, Italy, this past week ended their talks without an agreement on the future of the fuel. The topic will […]

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TransAlta Completes Second Coal-to-Gas Conversion

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 20:38:38 +0000

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A Canada-based energy company has completed the second of three planned coal-to-gas conversions at its thermal power plants in Alberta. TransAlta Corp. on July 19 said the conversion of the 395-MW Unit 2 at the Keephills plant near Wabamun, about 45 miles west of Edmonton, continues the company’s transition away from coal-fired power generation. TransAlta […]

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90% Of Earth’s Warming In 1971–2010 Happened In The Ocean

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 12:00:26 +0000

For years (and we mean many years), the ocean helped us mitigate the early effects of human emissions by absorbing greenhouse gases, like carbon dioxide and heat, from the atmosphere. As a result, more than 90 percent of the warming that happened on Earth between 1971 and 2010 occurred in the ocean

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Is It True That A Tesla Creates More Pollution Than A Conventional Car?

Credit to Author: Andy Miles| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 02:18:40 +0000

Pollution from EVsThis question gets asked a lot: “Is it true that a Tesla creates more pollution than a conventional car?” It is often asked without any real interest in the answer, but more as a statement that this might be a possibility. It is part of the propaganda against electric vehicles

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Greta Sails Home, + Common “Net-Zero Emissions” Questions & Answers

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 17 Nov 2019 01:40:36 +0000

This week, Greta Thunberg, the well known empowered climate activist from Northern Europe, continued her net-zero-emissions journey by returning home. Greta is working to educate the world. She spreads hope and addresses concerns. Avoiding the use of fossil fuels, she once again took to the seas rather than flying in order to reach Europe with her father

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Human diet causing ‘catastrophic’ damage to planet – study

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:09:57 +0000

Human diet causing 'catastrophic' damage to planet – study

The way humanity produces and eats food must radically change to avoid millions of deaths and “catastrophic” damage to the planet.

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