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Often left out of the discussion on climate change is the effect that it will have on power production. 90% of US electricity production is dependent on huge amounts of water for cooling and steam, including all nuclear and fossil fuel power plants (though natural gas plants use less than coal).
It is difficult to measure accurately each nation's contribution of carbon dioxide to the Earth's atmosphere.
By Toni Pirkl, The Jamestown Sun, N.D. Aug. 6--SPIRITWOOD, N.D. -- Area community leaders, business people and legislators toured the Great River Energy construction site Monday, checking out progress on the $300 million combined heat and power plant.
Laidlaw Energy Group may or may not be the best possible developer of a biomass power plant on Old Concord Road in Henniker. More will be known after public hearings are concluded and the company has filed a formal proposal with local, state and federal authorities.
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