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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Holy coal! How a power station sold for peanuts became a $730m assetsources of energy, it's not such a good outcome. In 2015/16, it was responsibl
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
sources of energy, it's not such a good outcome. In 2015/16, it was responsible for 11.4 per cent of the large-scale electricity generation in NSW, producing nearly 7 million tonnes of CO2 emissions — a cause of global warming — in the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Environmental group launches court challenge to Government's National Mitigation Planeconomy by 2050. The plan concerns all sectors of government, with a particula
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 hours ago
economy by 2050. The plan concerns all sectors of government, with a particular focus on certain key areas such as electricity generation, transport, and agriculture. In its proceedings against the Government of Ireland, Ireland and the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss investments not aligned with climate commitmentsa low-carbon economy. Transition risks are especially large in high CO2 emittin
Swissinfo / Posted 11 hours ago
a low-carbon economy. Transition risks are especially large in high CO2 emitting sectors: fossil-based energy production, electricity generation, transport and industry. In terms of energy investment, portfolios assessed have an exposure of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
S$6.2m research grant awarded to develop Singapore's solar forecasting capabilitieschief executive Ng Wai Choong said solar energy is the "most viable renewable e
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
chief executive Ng Wai Choong said solar energy is the "most viable renewable energy source for Singapore" when it comes to electricity generation. "The ability to forecast solar photovoltaic power output accurately will help our power system... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The case for an east coast gas reservation policyfocaccia. More than a decade of political infighting over how to achieve promis
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
focaccia. More than a decade of political infighting over how to achieve promised emissions reduction obligations has left electricity generation investment in a shambles. How the free market failed AustraliaOpening up the free market and selling... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Browning: We all depend on pipelines more than we knowpipeline upgrades and new, state-of-the art technology used to process cleaner-
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
pipeline upgrades and new, state-of-the art technology used to process cleaner-burning natural gas, carbon emissions from electricity generation are at their lowest levels in decades. And with almost 10,000 people moving to Colorado each month, it... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ratings drop a wake-up call for leaders — Leniprices of goods and services, he said. He said the proposed P6 tax on diesel,
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
prices of goods and services, he said. He said the proposed P6 tax on diesel, kerosene, cooking gas and bunker fuel for electricity generation will immediately result in higher fares and prices, and higher cost of electricity. He added that... Read more
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Business Wire
Emera Q3 Earnings Release and Conference CallNova Scotia with approximately $29 billion in assets and 2016 revenues of more
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Nova Scotia with approximately $29 billion in assets and 2016 revenues of more than $4 billion. The company invests in electricity generation, transmission and distribution, gas transmission and distribution, and utility energy services with a... Read more
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Business Wire
Pramerica opens state-art campus in Letterkennynorthwest region with more than 1,500 people on staff. The new 130,000-square-
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
northwest region with more than 1,500 people on staff. The new 130,000-square-foot campus features green technologies for electricity generation and rainfall harvesting. It has parking for more than 1,000 vehicles, landscaped and green areas for... Read more
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The North West Star
In world first, Iceland turns emissions into stonecarbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet p
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
carbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet project aims to capture carbon dioxide from electricity generation in a similar fashion to the Icelandic project, however, it has no plans to turn captured emissions to... Read more
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dna
Coal crisisin the western and northern regions of India, particularly Maharashtra and Raja
dna / Posted 3 days ago
in the western and northern regions of India, particularly Maharashtra and Rajasthan, are among the worst affected. Electricity generation has been hit by as much as 40 per cent in these states because of coal-supply issues. Adding to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Turning greenhouse gas into stone: First carbon-negative power plant openscarbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet p
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
carbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet project aims to capture carbon dioxide from electricity generation in a similar fashion to the Icelandic project, however, it has no plans to turn captured emissions to... Read more
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WA Today
Turning greenhouse gas into stone: World's first carbon-negative power plant openscarbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet p
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
carbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet project aims to capture carbon dioxide from electricity generation in a similar fashion to the Icelandic project, however, it has no plans to turn captured emissions to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Turning greenhouse gas into stone: First carbon-negative power plant openscarbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet p
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
carbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet project aims to capture carbon dioxide from electricity generation in a similar fashion to the Icelandic project, however, it has no plans to turn captured emissions to... Read more
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The Age
Turning greenhouse gas into stone: First carbon-negative power plant openscarbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet p
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
carbon dioxide once operational. In Victoria's Latrobe Valley, the CarbonNet project aims to capture carbon dioxide from electricity generation in a similar fashion to the Icelandic project, however, it has no plans to turn captured emissions to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Electric cars given the power up they need in NSWwe are seeing around the world," Mr Jafari said. "We need to prepare ourselves
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
we are seeing around the world," Mr Jafari said. "We need to prepare ourselves, that means preparing ourselves in terms of electricity generation, infrastructure, and ensuring that we have chargers out on our roads so that people can recharge their... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Invest in coal-powered electricity generation’of continuity of supply, the government should — as governments have always don
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
of continuity of supply, the government should — as governments have always done in the past — invest in coal-powered electricity generation (even better, nuclear-powered, but it lacks the spine to give the leadership European nations, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Let's hope we're finally on right climate trackdoes not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the conti
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
does not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the continuing ban on the use of nuclear energy for electricity generation in Australia. Nuclear power is not mentioned, despite its use in 447 operable plants connected to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pragmatism, not ideology, is needed on national energy policyirresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
irresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-go-round that has stymied investment in electricity generation for the better part of a decade. Labor frontbenchers have said it would be unconscionable to have... Read more
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The Age
Let's hope we're finally on right climate trackdoes not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the conti
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
does not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the continuing ban on the use of nuclear energy for electricity generation in Australia. Nuclear power is not mentioned, despite its use in 447 operable plants connected to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Let's hope we're finally on right climate trackdoes not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the conti
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
does not make policy, but a serious omission must be not dealing with the continuing ban on the use of nuclear energy for electricity generation in Australia. Nuclear power is not mentioned, despite its use in 447 operable plants connected to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
John Oponjo Benjamin Tells It AllWe should not be proud that our children sit beneath dim solar street lights to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
We should not be proud that our children sit beneath dim solar street lights to study. This government promised to raise electricity generation from 90 megawatts to 1000 but progress has stalled at 100 megawatts despite the huge investments. To... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Koreans Eye Power Projectsabout investing in the country. "Zimbabwe has power problems and we offer a ch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
about investing in the country. "Zimbabwe has power problems and we offer a cheap alternative in the form of solar powered electricity generation. At this stage, it is not really about where the investor comes from; Zimbabwe just needs someone to... Read more
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The Age
Pragmatism, not ideology, is needed on national energy policyirresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
irresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-go-round that has stymied investment in electricity generation for the better part of a decade. Labor frontbenchers have said it would be unconscionable to have... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pragmatism, not ideology, is needed on national energy policyirresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
irresistible force would be Federal Labor's desire to get off the energy merry-go-round that has stymied investment in electricity generation for the better part of a decade. Labor frontbenchers have said it would be unconscionable to have... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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The Courier
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PEPANZ acknowledges new emissions reportwhich caused major disruption."Importantly, natural gas produces half the carbo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
which caused major disruption."Importantly, natural gas produces half the carbon emissions of coal which is widely used for electricity generation around the world. Switching to gas is one of the fastest and easiest ways to reduce emissions, and New... Read more
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Perth Now
Turnbull’s plan to solve energy crisisprices are impacting on households, making it harder for businesses to operate
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
prices are impacting on households, making it harder for businesses to operate and preventing an expansion of gas-powered electricity generation. Business Council chief Jennifer Westacott says all parties should take time to consider what the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
​Electric cars have big potential for Australian motorists: NRMAencouraging research and development in electric vehicle batteries and other te
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
encouraging research and development in electric vehicle batteries and other technologies; and prioritising domestic electricity generation to improve fuel security. “Australian consumers are unlikely to commit to mass take up of electric... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RUSH HOUR: Wild weather batters Queenslandpower. “The problem with solar and wind, as wonderful technologies as they are
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
power. “The problem with solar and wind, as wonderful technologies as they are, when there is no wind you get no electricity generation and as soon as the sun sets you also get zero electricity generation as well,” head of the coalition’s... Read more
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New Kerala
Canada and the United Kingdom announce a global alliance on coal phase-out - newkerala news #281627economy that reduces emissions and protects our environment, while creating wel
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
economy that reduces emissions and protects our environment, while creating well-paying jobs for their citizens. •Canada's electricity generation mix is already one of the cleanest in the world, with over 80% of our electricity coming from... Read more
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Canberra Times
Labor could back Malcolm Turnbull's energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Prime Minister Malcolm... Read more
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Manning River Times
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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The North West Star
Labor could back Turnbull energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Speaking on background,... Read more
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The Age
Labor could back Malcolm Turnbull's energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Prime Minister Malcolm... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Labor could back Malcolm Turnbull's energy planprerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG -
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
prerequisite to getting the states to agree to the new arrangements via COAG - opens the way to the investment certainty in electricity generation, the absence of which has bedevilled the sector for more than a decade. Prime Minister Malcolm... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Report: Wind Could Overtake Coal In a Few Years in Texasit’s an abundant resource in Texas,” she said. “For the foreseeable future, nat
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
it’s an abundant resource in Texas,” she said. “For the foreseeable future, natural gas is going to be the leader for our electricity generation in Texas.” She said several factors contribute to the wind power industry’s success in Texas, such as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Analyst says design key to energy planand implemented to succeed, it is likely to be an effective mechanism to define
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
and implemented to succeed, it is likely to be an effective mechanism to define an emissions reductions pathway for the electricity generation sector, while maintaining system reliably," Mr Grossman said. The government is still working on its... Read more
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Perth Now
Analyst says design key to energy planand implemented to succeed, it is likely to be an effective mechanism to define
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
and implemented to succeed, it is likely to be an effective mechanism to define an emissions reductions pathway for the electricity generation sector, while maintaining system reliably," Mr Grossman said. The government is still working on its... Read more
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Perth Now
PM dodges power bill questionPicture: AAP “The problem with solar and wind, as wonderful technologies as th
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
Picture: AAP “The problem with solar and wind, as wonderful technologies as they are, when there is no wind you get no electricity generation and as soon as the sun sets you also get zero electricity generation as well,” he told ABC radio. “So... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Taraba's Energy Potential and Multiplier Effectshence the current effort to provide water for Taraba state. The massive water
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
hence the current effort to provide water for Taraba state. The massive water if properly harnessed will not only serve electricity generation, but also agriculture production, tourism and solid mineral deposits for which Taraba is well known... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull's change to suit the political climatestill meet its Paris targets put the country on a mediocre path? More importan
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
still meet its Paris targets put the country on a mediocre path? More importantly, does it require that sectors other than electricity generation, do more to cut carbon emissions - namely heavy industry, agriculture, and transport - which will be... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Midtown might soon be coal countrysaid. CCTI says solar and wind are regional solutions that cannot yet take the
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
said. CCTI says solar and wind are regional solutions that cannot yet take the place of coal, which accounts for 40% of electricity generation worldwide. Eves also argues that coal stored beside a plant is more reliable than gas that arrives via... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Greenpeace dumps load of coal at CommBank head officeby the end of 2018." "Since 2012, we have reduced our total exposure to direct
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
by the end of 2018." "Since 2012, we have reduced our total exposure to direct coal mining by 79 per cent and coal fired electricity generation by 19 per cent. "At June 30, 2017, we have a total committed exposure to direct coal mining ($0.3... Read more
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