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2010-01-04 07:00:00

BEIJING, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Hollysys Automation Technologies, Ltd.

2009-12-22 12:39:00

Emissions to be Slashed by more than 35,000 Tons Annually WASHINGTON, Dec.

2009-12-22 08:12:00

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Powerspan Corp., a clean energy technology company, announced test results today from a one-megawatt pilot unit demonstrating its post-combustion ECO2® carbon capture technology for coal-fired power plants.

2009-12-15 16:38:00

Joint Development Agreement to combine Codexis' industrially robust enzymes with CO2 Solution's carbon capture technology TSX-V: CST Outstanding shares: 60,261,136 QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CO2 Solution Inc.

2009-12-04 12:44:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) was notified by the U.S.


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2005-05-26 11:24:59

Coal is a fossil fuel extracted from the ground either by underground mining, open-pit mining or strip mining. It is a readily combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock. It is composed primarily of carbon and hydrocarbons, along with assorted other elements, including sulfur. Often associated with the Industrial Revolution, coal remains an enormously important fuel and is the most common source of electricity world-wide. In the United States, for example, the burning of coal...

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