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A study by NERA Economic Consulting estimates that the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) carbon rule for existing power plants could...
October 23, 2014
The first utility-scale power plant to be equipped with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology became operational this month in...
October 21, 2014
Germany’s policy of transitioning to renewable energy, called Energiewende, and phasing out nuclear power due to Japan’s nuclear accident resulting...
September 30, 2014
The Institute for Energy Research released today its updated Energy Encyclopedia providing an in-depth analysis of America’s energy sources through 2013. Using...
September 25, 2014
President Obama wants to control the use of coal abroad for electricity generation, but he is meeting with opposition. From...
August 12, 2014
China plans to build 50 coal gasification plants in less populated northwestern parts of the country, using the gas produced...
August 6, 2014
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