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Business Wire
Top 3 Drivers to Impact the Power Cable Market in China during 2016-2020, Reports Technavio20% of its overall energy mix by 2030. This initiative will translate into a mi
Top 3 Drivers to Impact the Power Cable Market in China during 2016-2020, Reports Technavio
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
20% of its overall energy mix by 2030. This initiative will translate into a minimum additional installation of 1,000 GW of electricity generation capacity that is carbon neutral. This additional generation would lead to an increased demand for... Read more
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Raw Story
How a ‘weather bomb’ shook the Earth – and why that’s not an earthquaketremors caused by the ground shifting in former coal mining areas, and efforts
How a ‘weather bomb’ shook the Earth – and why that’s not an earthquake
Raw Story / Posted 11 hours ago
tremors caused by the ground shifting in former coal mining areas, and efforts to pump water into the ground to heat it for electricity generation. And then there is fracking. Here, deep layers of shale are artificially fractured to liberate... Read more
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PhysOrg
How a 'weather bomb' shook the Earth – and why that's not an earthquaketremors caused by the ground shifting in former coal mining areas, and efforts
How a 'weather bomb' shook the Earth – and why that's not an earthquake
PhysOrg / Posted 12 hours ago
tremors caused by the ground shifting in former coal mining areas, and efforts to pump water into the ground to heat it for electricity generation. And then there is fracking. Here, deep layers of shale are artificially fractured to liberate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Natural Gas-Fired Generation May Soon Dominate Nigeria's Energy Market'captures waste heat from the generator and converts it into either steam or coo
'Natural Gas-Fired Generation May Soon Dominate Nigeria's Energy Market'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
captures waste heat from the generator and converts it into either steam or cooling for industrial purpose or additional electricity generation, without consuming any extra fuel. This drives the overall generator efficiency up to 84% - delivering... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Messages from Al-SisiIt is indispensable to the lives of the people. We need to imagine what conditi
Messages from Al-Sisi
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 15 hours ago
It is indispensable to the lives of the people. We need to imagine what conditions would be like if we didn’t build electricity generation stations in order to put an end to the power outages.” Naturally, the private and entrepreneurial... Read more
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dna
India's GDP to remain flat at 7.2%: IcraThat apart, growth of power generation improved sharply to 9% from 2.3% a year
India's GDP to remain flat at 7.2%: Icra
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
That apart, growth of power generation improved sharply to 9% from 2.3% a year ago, led by a pick-up in thermal electricity generation growth which jumped to 13% from a paltry 1% in the corresponding period last fiscal year. But... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
'State of flux': Hinkley alternatives would be cheaper and simpler, ECIU findsthat the UK is - in common with other developed economies - undergoing a profou
'State of flux': Hinkley alternatives would be cheaper and simpler, ECIU finds
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
that the UK is - in common with other developed economies - undergoing a profound shift. It’s moving from centralised electricity generation dominated by large fossil fuel or nuclear power stations towards a de-centalised system, featuring... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Is nuclear energy really the ‘cheapest source of electricity’?understand the costs of producing electricity using different energy sources, y
Is nuclear energy really the ‘cheapest source of electricity’?
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
understand the costs of producing electricity using different energy sources, you need to look closely at how the cost of electricity generation is calculated and how those costs can be compared from one energy source to another. Levelised cost... Read more
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CNBC
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coalof view," he added. Mayor's comments come on the same day that U.K. government
You can't remove history overnight: Lightsource chairman talks coal
CNBC / Posted yesterday
of view," he added. Mayor's comments come on the same day that U.K. government statistics showed renewables' share of electricity generation rose to 25.1 percent in the first quarter of 2016, up from 22.8 percent in the first quarter of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Begins Audit of Projects in Water Sectorothers. When effectively implemented the road map is expected to be a catalyst
Govt Begins Audit of Projects in Water Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
others. When effectively implemented the road map is expected to be a catalyst in employment generation, increase in electricity generation as well as food supplies. "In recognition of our nation's agricultural potential to not only boost... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Origin, AGL to win from high energy prices, says Moody'sprice of electricity will undergo a steep increase." As a result, Origin Energ
Origin, AGL to win from high energy prices, says Moody's
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
price of electricity will undergo a steep increase." As a result, Origin Energy will benefit, since around half of its electricity generation capacity is gas, as will AGL, which owns the Loy Yang A power station in Victoria and Bayswater in... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Power plant sale in airpower sales agreement between the cities, TMPA and the 33-year-old plant ends i
Power plant sale in air
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
power sales agreement between the cities, TMPA and the 33-year-old plant ends in 2018. Denton is attempting to shift its electricity generation from the coal-fired plant to cleaner wind and solar sources of energy. In Tuesday night’s City... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Waitaki water allocation plan to be made operativeof low flow,” Professor Skelton said. “It provides certainty for the replacemen
Waitaki water allocation plan to be made operative
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of low flow,” Professor Skelton said. “It provides certainty for the replacement of consents for abstraction and for hydro-electricity generation activity. It also provides cultural and environmental benefits by reserving water from the existing... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Electric vehicles likely to supersede light railwant Wellington to be the most sustainable city in New Zealand. We are already
Electric vehicles likely to supersede light rail
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
want Wellington to be the most sustainable city in New Zealand. We are already essentially self sufficient in renewable electricity generation. If we can reduce our petrol and diesel use as technology advances, our greenhouse gas emissions will... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Obama Administration To Help Revitalize Downtown Erwin Through Broadband Servicesupport is provided by the Rural Utilities Service, which "provides funding for
Obama Administration To Help Revitalize Downtown Erwin Through Broadband Service
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
support is provided by the Rural Utilities Service, which "provides funding for critical infrastructure including electricity generation and transmission, water and waste water facilities and telecommunications for rural America." The... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
EPA, USDA announces initiative to help bring broadband service to Erwinsupport is provided by the Rural Utilities Service, which provides funding for
EPA, USDA announces initiative to help bring broadband service to Erwin
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
support is provided by the Rural Utilities Service, which provides funding for critical infrastructure including electricity generation and transmission, water and waste water facilities and telecommunications for rural America. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Keeping global warming to 1.5C, not 2C, will make a crucial difference to Australia, report saysfair share in achieving the Paris Agreement's goals. The institute also recomm
Keeping global warming to 1.5C, not 2C, will make a crucial difference to Australia, report says
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
fair share in achieving the Paris Agreement's goals. The institute also recommended that Australia phase out coal-fired electricity generation by 2025, increase renewable generation to 50% by 2030, and double energy productivity by 2030. It... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bulk Trader Empowers Gencos to Access Discos' Letters of CreditThe Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET), better known as the Bulk Trad
Bulk Trader Empowers Gencos to Access Discos' Letters of Credit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET), better known as the Bulk Trader, has assigned to the electricity generation companies (Gencos), the right to drawdown payments for power supplied but not paid for by electricity distribution companies... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country Gets Solar Power Worth $9.7m From Japanese Govtboost electricity in the country. He explained that the project was designed t
Country Gets Solar Power Worth $9.7m From Japanese Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
boost electricity in the country. He explained that the project was designed to introduce a demonstration unit of solar electricity generation system with a view to increasing its economic strength on a sustainable basis. According to the JICA... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japanese Govt Donates Solar Power Worth $9.7m to Nigeriaboost electricity in the country. He explained that the project was designed t
Japanese Govt Donates Solar Power Worth $9.7m to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
boost electricity in the country. He explained that the project was designed to introduce a demonstration unit of solar electricity generation system with a view to increasing its economic strength on a sustainable basis. According to the JICA... Read more
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The Border Mail
Painless transfer to new sourcesnews is that the conversion to renewables is already well underway. Quoting the
Painless transfer to new sources
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
news is that the conversion to renewables is already well underway. Quoting the IEA again: “By 2020, the amount of global electricity generation coming from renewable energy will be higher than today’s combined electricity demand of China, India... Read more
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The Herald News
Opponents say Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas applicationwill be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed
Opponents say Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas application
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
will be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed a law intended to diversify the state's electricity generation, importing hydroelectric power and fostering an offshore wind industry. The governor has favored the... Read more
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The Herald News
Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas applicationwill be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed
Somerset LNG proposal dead as Eversource withdraws natural gas application
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
will be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed a law intended to diversify the state's electricity generation, importing hydroelectric power and fostering an offshore wind industry. The governor has favored the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Citing SJC ruling, Eversource withdraws natural gas applicationwill be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed
Citing SJC ruling, Eversource withdraws natural gas application
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
will be connected to Algonquin's system. This summer, Gov. Charlie Baker signed a law intended to diversify the state's electricity generation, importing hydroelectric power and fostering an offshore wind industry. AdvertisementThe governor has... Read more
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The News-Times
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learnhis version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solvin
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learn
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
his version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solving other problems over the years, such as electricity generation and transmission. This allowed him to design, build and sell the first practical, commercially-viable... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learnhis version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solvin
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learn
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
his version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solving other problems over the years, such as electricity generation and transmission. This allowed him to design, build and sell the first practical, commercially-viable... Read more
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Connecticut Post
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learnhis version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solvin
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learn
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
his version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solving other problems over the years, such as electricity generation and transmission. This allowed him to design, build and sell the first practical, commercially-viable... Read more
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Greenwich Time
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learnhis version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solvin
7 Success Secrets Every Entrepreneur Must Eventually Learn
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
his version of the electric lamp with other crucial lessons learned from solving other problems over the years, such as electricity generation and transmission. This allowed him to design, build and sell the first practical, commercially-viable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Sticking to Guns On Independent Power Producer Programmedepartment of energy will complete the long-awaited Integrated Energy Plan and
Govt Sticking to Guns On Independent Power Producer Programme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
department of energy will complete the long-awaited Integrated Energy Plan and Integrated Resource Plan for electricity by the end of this year that will provide certainty on electricity pricing and investment in the area of electricity gener... Read more
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Scotsman
Ilona Amos: Holyrood and Westminster must work together on energyof 100 per cent of domestic electricity needs from renewable sources by 2020. R
Ilona Amos: Holyrood and Westminster must work together on energy
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
of 100 per cent of domestic electricity needs from renewable sources by 2020. Renewables provided 57.4 per cent of electricity generation in Scotland last year, with hydro power contributing more than a quarter of that. But a key criticism... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
King Coal is dethroned in the US – and that's good news for the environmentto 2015, and down 33 percent compared to 2014. For the first time ever, natural
King Coal is dethroned in the US – and that's good news for the environment
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
to 2015, and down 33 percent compared to 2014. For the first time ever, natural gas overtook coal as the top source of U.S. electricity generation last year and remains that way. Over the past five years, Appalachian coal production has been cut in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mercury special dividend on earnings liftexecutive Fraser Whineray. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown st
Mercury special dividend on earnings lift
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
executive Fraser Whineray. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown station in Auckland, meaning the company's electricity generation is now 100% renewable." The company will pay a final fully-imputed ordinary dividend of 8.6 cents per... Read more
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NZCity
Mercury pays dividend on earnings liftexecutive Fraser Whineray. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown s
Mercury pays dividend on earnings lift
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
executive Fraser Whineray. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown station in Auckland, meaning the company's electricity generation is now 100 per cent renewable." The company will pay a final fully-imputed ordinary dividend of 8.6... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Mercury delivers special dividend on 2.3% operating earnings liftFraser Whineray said. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown station
Mercury delivers special dividend on 2.3% operating earnings lift
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
Fraser Whineray said. "This includes the closure of Mercury's Southdown station in Auckland, meaning the company's electricity generation is now 100% renewable." The company will pay a final fully-imputed ordinary dividend of 8.6c per... Read more
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PhysOrg
German Greens call for end to coal power in 20 yearsfor 40 percent of Germany's energy production Germany's opposition Green party
German Greens call for end to coal power in 20 years
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
for 40 percent of Germany's energy production Germany's opposition Green party unveiled Monday a 10-point plan to end electricity generation from coal within 20 years, a key plank of its campaign heading into next year's general... Read more
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The Economic Times
GAIL, Bloom Energy join hands to bring clean energy to Indiaa multi-MW Bloom Energy project for a large global technology company at the Te
GAIL, Bloom Energy join hands to bring clean energy to India
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
a multi-MW Bloom Energy project for a large global technology company at the Technology Park. NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant described the Bloom technology as "path breaking" which can bring a "transformational change" in electricity... Read more
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asianage
GAIL, Bloom Energy join hands to bring clean energy to India(Representational Image) The Bloom technology as "path breaking" which can bri
GAIL, Bloom Energy join hands to bring clean energy to India
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
(Representational Image) The Bloom technology as "path breaking" which can bring a "transformational change" in electricity generation. New Delhi: State-run GAIL (India) and U.S-based Bloom Energy on August 22 inked a pact to deploy natural... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EON spin-off Uniper plans September flotationnuclear power, and services, aiming to shield itself from some of the heavy cos
EON spin-off Uniper plans September flotation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
nuclear power, and services, aiming to shield itself from some of the heavy costs of Germany's transition to new forms of electricity generation. First-half results published by Uniper on Monday as if it had been operating as a separate entity... Read more
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iol.co.za
China’s coal communities sink into abandoned minesto turn abandoned mining sites into wind and solar power projects. Solar accoun
China’s coal communities sink into abandoned mines
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
to turn abandoned mining sites into wind and solar power projects. Solar accounted for just 0.6 percent of China's overall electricity generation from January to June, and wind was a mere 3.6 percent. One solar demonstration project has been... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State's energy assets key part of economy: McCulloughfrom renewable energy resources during 2015, with wood and wood waste accountin
State's energy assets key part of economy: McCullough
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
from renewable energy resources during 2015, with wood and wood waste accounting for almost all of the state's renewable electricity generation. Renewable energy sources contributed 56.5 trillion Btu toward the state’s overall energy production,... Read more
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The Hindu
Technical snag hits power generation in TTPS first unitElectricity generation in the first 210 MW unit of Thoothukudi Thermal Power St
Technical snag hits power generation in TTPS first unit
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Electricity generation in the first 210 MW unit of Thoothukudi Thermal Power Station was hit on Friday following technical snag. Though the TTPS has 5 X 210 MW units, only the first and the fifth unit were generating power as the remaining three... Read more
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Philly.com
Old City tech firm opts for solar roof: 'It's badass'in the public consciousness compared to its total power contribution. It still
Old City tech firm opts for solar roof: 'It's badass'
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
in the public consciousness compared to its total power contribution. It still accounts for less than 1 percent of total electricity generation in 2015, and about 7 percent of the total of 562 million megawatt hours of renewable power generated... Read more
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New Kerala
Concerned Pak Cabinet reviews sluggish pace of CPEC power projects - newkerala.com #107214Finance -- Chaudhry Ahsan Iqbal and Ishaq Dar -- vetoed the idea and argued tha
Concerned Pak Cabinet reviews sluggish pace of CPEC power projects - newkerala.com #107214
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Finance -- Chaudhry Ahsan Iqbal and Ishaq Dar -- vetoed the idea and argued that the pace of development on CPEC-specific electricity generation projects was satisfactory, reports Dawn. "The future of the PML-N boils down to one point, which is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audiencepositions on pricing carbon and asylum seekers answering the big questions such
An audience, an audience, my kingdom for an audience
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
positions on pricing carbon and asylum seekers answering the big questions such as is it a tax? Price signal? evolution of electricity generation? ability to achieve higher future targets? etc. On asylum seekers- will Malaysia stop people... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Nile managementthere are 33 projects that we know of, whether irrigation dams, electricity gen
Nile management
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
there are 33 projects that we know of, whether irrigation dams, electricity generating dams or dams intended for both electricity generation and irrigation purposes. Now, Ethiopia is planning to construct the Koysha hydroelectric dam on the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Botswana eyes IPPs, hopes to cut reliance on Eskomplants, to be completed in 2020, will be jointly operated by Korea’s POSCO Ener
Botswana eyes IPPs, hopes to cut reliance on Eskom
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
plants, to be completed in 2020, will be jointly operated by Korea’s POSCO Energy and Japan’s Marubeni. The additional electricity generation will reduce severe electricity shortages and frequent outages that Botswana has experienced over the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nuclear power deserves a level playing fieldincreased by 50 percent. Natural gas, which emits half as much carbon dioxide a
Nuclear power deserves a level playing field
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
increased by 50 percent. Natural gas, which emits half as much carbon dioxide as coal when burned, is replacing coal for electricity generation. As a result, U.S. greenhouse gas emissions from electricity generation have actually decreased over... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern MichiganLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential b
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern Michigan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential benefits of expanded electricity generation and transmission in northern Michigan. He and Michigan Agency for Energy Executive Director Valerie Brader wrote a letter... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern MichiganLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential b
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern Michigan
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 9 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential benefits of expanded electricity generation and transmission in northern Michigan. He and Michigan Agency for Energy Executive Director Valerie Brader wrote a letter... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern MichiganLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential b
Snyder asks for electricity study of northern Michigan
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 9 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is asking for a study of the potential benefits of expanded electricity generation and transmission in northern Michigan. He and Michigan Agency for Energy Executive Director Valerie Brader wrote a letter... Read more
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