Banks Love Renewable Energy, But Their Boardrooms Are Still Linked With Fossil Fuels Corporations

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 00:38:31 +0000

Clouds of smoke and fire emerge during a controlled burn in an effort to clean up oil in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon explosion. Justin Stumberg/U.S. NavyBig banks are talking the talk about clean, renewable energy and sustainability, but many of them still have members who have major ties to some of the world’s largest fossil fuel corporations

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How to Optimize Your Facility While Using Variable Quality Fuel Gas

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0000

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The composition and heating values of fuel gas can vary from one moment in time to another. Using a Coriolis flow meter to obtain a mass flow measurement, rather than relying on a standard volume flow

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D.C. Attorney General Is Suing Oil & Gas Companies For Their Misinformation Campaigns

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 02:21:52 +0000

Attorney General Karl A. Racine of D.C is suing four of the largest oil and gas companies in the world. He spoke at a news conference and said that ExxonMobil, BP, Royal Dutch Shell, and Chevron have all violated the District’s consumer protection law

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Pennsylvania Site Latest Gas Plant Online in Building Surge

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 20:53:38 +0000

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Gas-fired power generation in the U.S. remains the top source of electricity production, even as renewable energy continues to take market share. A POWER analysis of projects shows nearly 180 gas-fired units are either under construction or in development nationwide, with more than 2,000 gas-fired plants currently in operation. One of the most-recent plants to […]

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USA Could Hit 90% Clean Electricity By 2035

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 15:38:02 +0000

Experts disagree about how fast the United States can replace coal and gas-fired power plants with zero-carbon electricity. Some say we can shift to 100 percent clean power by 2050 with little friction and minimal cost. Others

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Hydrogen Fueling Turbines at Japan Refinery

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 14:34:34 +0000

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A pilot hydrogen project has begun providing fuel for the gas turbines at a facility near Tokyo, Japan. Chiyoda Corp. on June 25 said the project using imported hydrogen is now powering generators at the Toa Oil Co. refinery in Kawasaki. Chiyoda, along with Mitsubishi Corp., Mitsui & Co., and Nippon Yusen, has been working […]

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Colorado Utility Will Close Coal Plant 16 Years Early

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 05:33:46 +0000

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A Colorado-based electric utility owned by the four communities it serves announced it will close its remaining coal-fired plant by the end of the decade, a facility that had a planned retirement date of 2046. The Platte River Power Authority on June 16 said the 280-MW Unit 1 at its Rawhide Energy Station near Fort […]

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Vectren Will Close Coal Units, Add Renewables

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 18:38:40 +0000

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Vectren Corp., the electric utility that serves much of southern Indiana, has announced a plan to shutter its remaining coal-fired power plants and transition to renewable energy. The utility also said it would add gas-fired generation to back up those renewable resources. Vectren’s June 15 announcement comes about two years after Northern Indiana Public Service […]

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What If COVID-19 Caused Lung Cancer, Heart Attacks, Childhood Asthma, Dementia, Psychosis, Diabetes, Childhood Leukemia, Brain Tumors, Learning Challenges, Renal Failure, Alzheimer’s, Fetal Development Problems, Bone Fracture Risk, & Low Sperm Quality?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 14 Jun 2020 12:00:56 +0000

This article is not about COVID-19. It is not about what we should do in response to COVID-19, what government policies or our individual routines should look like. The connection to COVID-19 is simply this: we responded strongly to a serious health threat, so why can’t we respond as strongly (and with immensely less harm from side effects) to a much bigger problem

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